Can't dance and it's too wet to plow - (USA) When you can't dance and it's too wet to plow, you may as well do something because you can't or don't have the opportunity to do anything else.
Cross that bridge when you come to it - If you will cross that bridge when you come to it, you will deal with a problem when it arises, but not until that point
Go tell it to birds - This is used when someone says something that is not credible or is a lie.
Grass may be greener on the other side but it's just as hard to mow - 'The grass may be greener on the other side but it's just as hard to mow' is an expression used to mean a person's desire to have that which another person has in the belief it will make their life easieris false as all situations come with their own set of problems.
I'll cross that road when I come to it - I'll think about something just when it happens, not in advance.
It takes a village to raise a child - It takes many people to teach a child all that he or she should know.
It takes two to tango - This idiom is used to suggest that when things go wrong, both sides are involved and neither side is completely innocent.
Tell it to the marines - People use this expression when they don't believe someone.
You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make it drink - This idiom means you can offer something to someone, like good advice, but you cannot make them take it.
You've made your bed- you'll have to lie in it - This means that someone will have to live with the consequences of their own actions.
When he read it to me, I felt such a repugnance to it, that I could not bear to hear it to the end, much less sign it.
"The Autobiography of Madame Guyon" by Jeanne Marie Bouvier de La Motte Guyon
She, however, was standing close to it, and would have much preferred that the room should have been left to its darkness.
"Orley Farm" by Anthony Trollope
It was so dear in Miss Elliott to consent to it.
"Janet's Love and Service" by Margaret M Robertson
This, however, only applies to its form, and by no means to its habit.
"The Heart of Unaga" by Ridgwell Cullum
Now, supposing me ever to hear what she may hint or say, do you imagine I should give the slightest heed to it?
"Deerbrook" by Harriet Martineau
It is their custom to reason that, if one thing follows another, it is due to it.
"Folkways" by William Graham Sumner
It can certainly do no harm to the South; and if the South wishes to be fair, it will not object to it.
"A Report of the Debates and Proceedings in the Secret Sessions of the Conference Convention" by Lucius Eugene Chittenden
It was still early for the assize courts, but she paid no attention to it.
"The Day of Judgment" by Joseph Hocking
They revel in it, look forward to it, and almost take a pride in it.
"Ralph the Heir" by Anthony Trollope
She took it in her hand and counted it and restored it to its consecrated seat.
"The Creators" by May Sinclair
The autumn was advancing to its close.
"The Bertrams" by Anthony Trollope
The very efforts she made to sustain it contributed to its destruction; but she continued to play her part.
"Casa Braccio, Volumes 1 and 2 (of 2)" by F. Marion Crawford
It seemed rank treason to listen to it.
"The Hero of Garside School" by J. Harwood Panting
Mr. Copley seemed to enjoy the play, for he gave himself up to it luxuriously and made no answer.
"The End of a Coil" by Susan Warner
And it's dear of you to consent to it.
"Otherwise Phyllis" by Meredith Nicholson
No government, however averse to cruelty, could, in justice to its own subjects, have given quarter to enemies who gave none.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
She strove to release it, but he clung to it despairingly.
"The Law-Breakers" by Ridgwell Cullum
She went to it and sank down upon it, and leaning her head upon her hand she wept softly to herself.
"Tante" by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
You must give your mind to it and think it out.
"The Side Of The Angels" by Basil King
What mattered it, now that he had endeared himself to its people, and was progressing undisturbed in the training of Carmen?
"Carmen Ariza" by Charles Francis Stocking
Unknown to all
I would we had parted.
For in my desolation
'There's nothing to it!' at least
I could declare.
"Unknown to all" by Ise
The shadow was so black,
I thought it was a cat,
But once in to it
I knew it
No more black
Than a shadow's back.
"Conviction (III)" by Stevie Smith
I that hewed and nailed my cross
Must bear it to its hill.
I must walk beneath the weight
And be still ... be still.
"If I Falter" by Edith Mirick
But Love deep waters cannot drown;
To its old fountains
The stream returns in clouds that crown
Its parent mountains.
"The River Maiden" by Victor James Daley
But noo ther's strangers livin' theer;
So I mun go at neet
Doon dream-roads to its yatsteead,
An' leave afore day-leet.
"T' Lile Hoose (For Watson Dyke)" by Dorothy Una Ratcliffe
Everything goes to its rest;
The hills are asleep in the noon;
And life is as still in its nest
As the moon when she looks on a moon
In the depth of a calm river's breast
As it steals through a midnight in June.
"A Noonday Melody" by George MacDonald
Seals tighter under pressure, reverses its seal under vacuum, and continues to seal at zero pressure as it is capable of returning to its original shape.
The relationship between the New York Philharmonic and its landlord, awkward in the best of times, was strained to the breaking point in June 2003, when the orchestra announced it would be returning to its former home, Carnegie Hall.
What is the only conference that issues its automatic NCAA berth to its regular-season champion because it doesn't hold a conference tournament.
He measures it every year by standing next to it and yelling "HONEY, It's taller huh".
It's an effort to remove dams on the river and restore it to its natural state.
Outlet in Rosebud, TX, takes a unique approach to its stewardship efforts — treat the world with the same level of respect that it treats its grower-customers.
In its ongoing quest to catalyze cost efficiencies and improve information-sharing, the Defense Department is increasingly looking to IT to solve problems of all sizes.
It's not that I'm opposed to it exactly, it's just that—in my own experience—no such thing exists.
From its warm and attentive staff, and wonderful parade of musicians, singers and dancers to its solid bistro cooking, it is easy to understand the enduring popularity of this Theater Row pioneer.
More than 30 years after its doors were first closed, the historic Fox Theatre, at 17 W Congress St, finally reopens for business tonight following renovations to restore it to its original Art Deco luster.
For four centuries they heard its call, listened to its promises , and bet their lives and fortunes on its outcome.
Aéropostale said that it is adding to its presence in Canada with the opening of its first store in Quebec , on June 15 at Place du Royaume in Ville de Saguenay.
As a public school, it has fewer resources to dedicate to its athletic programs than its private school rivals, although its booster association has been very successful at raising money for the athletic department.
It probably goes without saying, but if you are the one person who hasn't read it yet, be sure to get to it before September.
LOS ANGELES — Sony Corp. Is revamping its PlayStation Store as it prepares a common storefront across devices from its game console to its Web-connected TVs, Blu-ray players and phones.
The area of the event horizon of a black hole can be identiﬁed with 4 times its physical entropy S , and its surface gravity is proportional to its temperature β−1 .
Generalized entropy and Noether charge
If all its vertices belong to its contour path, then it is a lozenge by Lemma 5.13.
An algorithm to generate exactly once every tiling with lozenges of a domain
To determine the beginning, the end of the random interval, and the sign attributed to it, it is essential to verify other local requirements for the random ﬁeld.
One-dimensional random field Kac's model: localization of the phases
The recursion relation (4) is similar to the one obtained earlier in the case when the initial state has all spins pointing parallel to it, and reduces to the earlier result if f = 0, as it should.
Hysteresis in Ferromagnetic Random Field Ising Model with an Arbitrary Initial State
According to , it is convenient to consider two directions for ~e: one is in the same plane as ~e0 (denoted as ~ek ) and the other is perpendicular to it ( ~e⊥ ).
Beam Test of a Prototype Detector Array for the PoGO Astronomical Hard X-Ray/Soft Gamma-Ray Polarimeter
The intuitive interpretation of the relation (4), in particular, is that, for x very large, the only signiﬁcant way in which the random walk can cross this boundary is that it remains close to its mean zero up to some time n when, with probability ¯F (x + g(n)), it jumps above x + g(n).
The probability of exceeding a high boundary on a random time interval for a heavy-tailed random walk
And while it is a perfectly well-deﬁned set, it is a measure zero subset of SO(M ), so there is no canonical way to restrict Haar measure to it.
Modeling families of L-functions
This space deﬁnes a generalized complex structure if and only if it is a Dirac subbundle of (T ⊕ T ∗) ⊗ C and if it is transverse to its conjugate E .
Monge-Ampere equations and generalized complex geometry. The two-dimensional case
Speciﬁcally, it rotates q from z0 toward z and updates facet(q) by removing and adding one vertex to its basis, as it becomes necessary.
Beyond Hirsch Conjecture: walks on random polytopes and smoothed complexity of the simplex method
To determine the beginning and the end of the random interval where the proﬁles are rigid and the sign attributed to it, it is essential to verify other local requirements for the random ﬁeld.
One-dimensional random field Kac's model: weak large deviations principle
It is worth stressing that in general a new high energy description do not need to be a simple extension of the standard model, in fact, even if the former should reduce to it in the limit of low energies, it can be different at the conceptual level.
String Theory: A Theory of Unification
Each realization of C∞ can be used to deﬁne a random walk X = (Xn ) which moves about C∞ by picking, at each unit time, one of its 2d neighbors at random and passing to it with probability equal to the conductance of the corresponding edge.
Functional CLT for random walk among bounded random conductances
It is easy to see that Eqs. generalize to the case of starting with Sn (β ), which is the distribution of a bond with n singlets to its left (right), and a long (1,1) domain to its right (left).
Entanglement entropy of the random spin-1 Heisenberg chain
Although it is possible to write the classes containing the description of the source processor by hand, it is not recommended due to its errorproneness.
Cycle Accurate Binary Translation for Simulation Acceleration in Rapid Prototyping of SoCs
In other words, ˜Σ (ν ) σ (k; z ) contributes to al l functions in the second row directly beneath it and to its right, but never to a function in this row to its left.
On the Luttinger theorem concerning number of particles in the ground states of systems of interacting fermions