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    1. Why is it that whenever you let the cat out of the bag you usually wind up in the dog house? (Contributed by Don F.)
    2. How come some things are never perfect, no matter how much you practice? (Contributed by Don F.)
    3. How do you know if honesty is the best policy unless you've tried some of the others? (Contributed by Julie's Place)
    4. If madness takes it's toll do you need exact change? (Contributed by Alex Petty)
    5. Why can't we put all our eggs into one basket? Isn't this just being more efficient? (Contributed by J.J.)
    6. Someone once said 'If you can't beat them join them'. Does that mean you're supposed to join them in beating yourself up if you are being mugged? (Contributed by Jim Buttjer)
    7. If the pen is mightier than the sword then how can actions speak louder than words? (Contributed by Leian)
    8. Why should something suspect be taken 'with a grain of salt'? (Contributed by MailBits.com)
    9. If there is no right way to do the wrong thing doesn't that mean there is no wrong way to do the right thing? (Contributed by George Perkins)
    10. Why should we strike while the iron is hot? (Contributed by MailBits.com)
    11. If someone was really really curious about something secret, would their curiosity kill the cat? Or would it be let out of the bag? And why cats anyway? Why not dogs? (Contributed by Nabby)
    12. Wouldn't the philosophy of 'an eye for an eye' just end up making the whole world blind? (Contributed by Gary)
    13. Why not upset the apple cart? If you don't, won't the apples rot? (Contributed by Frank Clark)
    14. Is it better to do the right thing for the wrong reasons, or the wrong thing for the right reasons? (Contributed by EB)
    15. They say we only live once, right? But, if you do it right, isn't once enough? (Contributed by The Vent on AccessAtlanta.com)
    16. Isn't alls well that ends? (Contributed by Murph)
    17. Shouldn't it be SOME things in moderation? (Contributed by Harris)
    18. If you're supposed to believe 'none of what you hear and only half of what you see' then you will only believe 'none of what you hear', right? (Contributed by Michael)
    19. Is it better to strike while the iron is hot, or to strike with a hot iron? (Contributed by Michael)
    20. What does beating around the bush really mean? Is it 'beating' as in winning a race or 'beating' as in punching? Shouldn't we say 'Running around the bush' instead? (Contributed by Janis G.)
    21. How do you know when push comes to shove? (Contributed by The Vent on AccessAtlanta.com)
    22. If you always do what you always did, then won't you always get what you always got? (Contributed by Judy)
    23. Is there anything easier done than said? (Contributed by T.M.)
    24. Why do people say, ‘Don’t throw the baby out with the bath water’? What would possess someone to do this? And why wouldn’t you be able to see that your baby was still in it? (Contributed by Ann & Sam)
    25. If we're supposed to stick it out to the bitter end, which end is the bitter one? (Contributed by Evaonne)
    26. Why is it that 'The Early Bird catches the Worm', but 'Only Fools rush in'? Should we get there early or just sit back and assess the situation? (Contributed by Andrew Foulkes)
    27. If the night has a thousand eyes, and getting there is half the fun, does that mean that to have fun getting there at night would require 500 eyes? (Contributed by M.S.)
    28. Do you take an eye for an eye before or after turning the other cheek? (Contributed by Jason)
    29. How come it is a simple task to make things complex, but a complex task to make them simple? (Contributed by Ralphie)
    30. Why did Sally sell seashells on the seashore when you can just pick them up for free? Did she ever actually sell any of them? (Contributed by George)
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