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In this case, the saying definitely applies, since it’s a lot harder to get the smell of sweat out of everything, than it is to stop things getting smelly in the first place.
WORKING OUT AT HOME? HERE’S HOW TO KEEP YOUR HOUSE FROM SMELLING LIKE A GYM.HARRY GUINNESSSEPTEMBER 3, 2020POPULAR SCIENCE
Lily Peng, 37, group product manager at Google“Credit is not a zero-sum game” is a saying that Phil Nelson, one of my mentors at Google, often uses.
THE ADVICE THAT HELPED THIS YEAR’S 40 UNDER 40 FIND THEIR OWN PATHKDUNN6SEPTEMBER 3, 2020FORTUNE
Mainstream media bias toward covering violence in protests is well studied, best encapsulated by the saying “If it bleeds, it leads.”
HOW AN OVERLOAD OF RIOT PORN IS DRIVING CONFLICT IN THE STREETSBOBBIE JOHNSONSEPTEMBER 3, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
But, as the old saying goes, nothing worth having in life is truly free.
NINE MISTAKES TO AVOID WHEN CONTACTING WEBSITES FOR BACKLINKSRAJ DOSANJHJULY 29, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
We’re all old enough to have grown up under the saying that politics stops at the water’s edge, and I certainly would like to see us go back to that.
WILL COVID-19 SPARK A COLD WAR (OR WORSE) WITH CHINA? (EP. 414)STEPHEN J. DUBNERAPRIL 23, 2020FREAKONOMICS
The cook here turned to me, saying that Mrs. Fairfax was waiting for me: so I departed.
JANE EYRECHARLOTTE BRONTE
The saying is perhaps not historical but it illustrates Indian sentiment.
HINDUISM AND BUDDHISM, VOL I. (OF 3)CHARLES ELIOT
Lancken stiffened perceptibly at this suggestion and refused, frankly, saying that he could not do anything of the sort.
A JOURNAL FROM OUR LEGATION IN BELGIUMHUGH GIBSON
Yet how could he have held the pistol to her head, saying, "No marriage, no elopement."
THE INCREDIBLE HONEYMOONE. NESBIT
Well, of course the saying is foolish, and sounds doubly ridiculous in this age when people believe in neither God nor devil.
THE SORROWS OF SATANMARIE CORELLI
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