Search results for even a blind pig can find an acorn once in a while

We've found 525 phrases for even a blind pig can find an acorn once in a while:Sort:PopularA - Z


even a blind pig can find an acorn once in a whileBeing right once doesn't prove anythingRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
you can put lipstick on a pig, but it is still a pigYou can try to change something or one's outward appearance, but it will not change the inward appearance. Even if you put lipstick on a pig, it will always roll in mud and grunt.Rate it:

(1.00 / 1 vote)
once in a whileOccasionally; sometimes.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
don't zig when you should zag, once you find true love.Make the right steps and not the wrong ones when you have someone who loves you and/or you are in a relationship, in order to keep love and not lose it.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
blind leading the blindSituation where an unqualified person is attempting to train others in a task.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
you can lead a horse to water but you can't make him drinkYou can show someone how to do something, but you can't make them do it.Rate it:

(3.00 / 2 votes)
from can see to can't seeFrom the time when it is barely light enough to see until there is no light remaining whatsoever: from sunup to sundown, from dawn to duskRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
one can run but one can't hideThere is nothing someone can do to evade something.You can run but you can't hide.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
fiddle while Rome burnsTo neglect helping when one's time is needed most; to ignore the major problem at hand (whilst doing something less important); to be idle, inactive, or uninterested in a time of great need.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
get out while the getting's goodTo leave at an opportune time or before adverse conditions appear.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
get out while the getting's goodTo sell all or part of one's holdings in stocks, real estate, a business, etc. while conditions are good, particularly in anticipation of a drop in prices.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
make hay while the sun shinesTo act while an opportunity exists; to take action while a situation is favorable.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
strike while the iron is hotTo act on an opportunity promptly; to avoid waiting.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
while away your dayOne whom is lackadaisical, regressive, cares less:Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
worth one's whileGood and important enough for one to spend time, effort, or money on.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
a good man is hard to findMen who make good husbands or workers are rare.Rate it:

(4.00 / 2 votes)
barn findA valuable item recovered from an undeserving storage, usually in the countryside, where it lay more or less forgotten, especially vintage automobiles (Ferrari, Porsche, etc.)Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
find it in one's heartTo feel compassionate, especially in order to forgive someoneRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
find one's feetTo grow in confidence in a new situation as one gains experience.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
find oneselfTo learn, or attempt to learn, what kind of person one is and what one wants in life.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
find oneselfTo unexpectedly or unintentionally begin to do or experience something.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
find oneselfTo be in a particular state of mind.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
find oneselfTo discover oneself to be in a particular place.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
find outTo discover, as by asking or exploring.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
find outlearnRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
find the netto score a goalRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
find your grooveYour place in lifeRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
it is easy to find a stick to beat a dog(rare or obsolete, proverb) If a person is determined to punish someone, they will find a way to do so.1596 Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
seek and ye shall findsomething can be found if it is looked for.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
not evenNot going to happen; noRate it:

(5.00 / 2 votes)
break evenTo stay the same; to neither advance nor regress.Rate it:

(4.33 / 3 votes)
break evenTo neither gain nor lose money.Rate it:

(4.00 / 3 votes)
blindA covering for a window to keep out light. The covering may be made of cloth or of narrow slats that can block light or allow it to pass.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
blindA forced bet.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
blindA player who is or was forced to make a bet.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
blindAn 1800s baseball term meaning no score.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
blindAny device intended to conceal or hide; as, a duck blind.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
blind alleyUsed other than as an idiom: see blind, alley. A street or passageway that leads nowhere.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
blind alleyA course of inquiry that leads nowhere.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
blind as a batNearly totally blind, having a very poor sense of vision.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
blind dateA romantic meeting between two people who have never met before.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
blind side someoneTo injure, reveal shared private information or cause financial or personal loss through disloyalty or actions which hurt or disappoint.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
call it evenTo declare debts resolved or favors or other exchange equitable.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
draw evenTo attain the same level as a competitor.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
even handedimpartialRate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
even homer nodsNot even the most vigilant and expert are immune from erring.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
even jove nodsAlternative form of even Homer nods.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
even keelA situation in which the boat is level and balanced for a smooth ride.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
even keelA state of having one's emotions under control and balanced.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
even keelOf a business or other activity which is under control and running smoothly.Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)

We need you!

Help us build the largest human-edited phrases collection on the web!