Posts Tagged ‘modern proverbs about tales’

To live to tell the tale one must live a tale worth telling.

Old wives’ tales are usually true — especially when they concern old men.

Tall tales are usually short.

The monetary tale wags the political dog.

Tales have the distinction of reminding us that we want to be tall.

We tell a tale; we define humanity.

The one that got away creates more excitement than the one that didn’t.

The fairy tales are full of wonder and magic — and us.

A murder tells a tale; a detective reads it.

We become the tales we tell.