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#56146 - 02/11/02 12:50 AM Re: words to live by
Maxims and opposites:
You can't teach an old dog new tricks. - You're never too old to learn.
Look before you leap. - He who hesitates is lost.
A penny saved is a penny earned. - Penny wise, pound foolish.
But as for favorites, ahem. The ones below aren't time-honored, but they certainly Sound maxim-ish!
In the beginning, there was order. Random order.
You can't tell which way the train's gone by looking at the tracks.
Tsyganka, who finds that a bird in the hand is usually messy
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