Quotes, Sayings & Idioms
“Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them.” – Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama, b. 1935
hurt = cause pain or injury
“People who live in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones.” – Those who are in a vulnerable position should not attack others.
To go/to be on the wagon = to give up/to have given up drinking alcohol.
“Will you have a martini?” “No thanks, Fred – no martini for me. I’ve been on the wagon since New Year’s Day.”
wagon – a vehicle for transporting goods, usually drawn by a horse