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6 Wise Quotes from Movies

Some of the wisest, truest words ever spoken have come not from motivational speakers, but from characters in motivational movies. In fact, if you’re looking for the courage to take risks or make p…

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3 Cliches Not to Ignore

Clichés are annoyingly difficult to escape, not only because they’re (by definition) overused, but also because they achieve what so few of the wordiest among us can: they make their points quickly …

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15 Commonly Mangled & Misused Phrases

Much to the chagrin of English experts and grammar gurus across the country, there are some common colloquialisms that many people still can’t quite get right, thereby turning our idiomatic expressio…

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8 Love Adages to Ignore

There’s a lot to say about love, but it seems the most enduring quotes always contain the most misguided wisdom. Here are eight love adages that sound way better than they actually are. “Distance…

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10 Popular Dog Sayings Explained

By Carol Bryant, Dogster We've all heard of canine-referenced phrases, but where did they come from and what do they mean? Did Elvis Presley really think of a pooch when crooning “Hound Dog” to ado…

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