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Subj:.....Word Riddle II (S639c)
          From: LABLaughsRiddles on 3/12/2009

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These are well known sayings some of us use week in, 
week out.  How well can you translate them? 

  1. Scintillate, Scintillate, asteroid exiguous. 

  2. Members of an avian species of 
     identical plumage congregate. 

  3. Surveillance should precede salutations. 

  4. Pulchritude poses possesses solely 
     cutaneous profundity 

  5. It is fruitless to become lachrymose 
     over precipitately departed lacteal fluid. 

  6. Freedom from incrustations of grime 
     is contiguous to rectitude. 

  7. The stylus is more potent then the claymore. 

  8. It is fruitless to attempt to indoctrinate a 
     superannuated canine with innovative maneuvers. 

  9. Eschew the implement of correction 
     of vitiate the scion. 

 10. The temperature of the aqueous content of an 
     unremittingly ogled saucepan does not does reach 100C?. 

 11. All articles that coruscate with 
     resplendence are not truly auriferous. 

 12. Where there are visible vapors in ignited 
     carbonaceous material,  there is conflagration. 

 13. Sorting on the part of mendicants 
     must be interdicted. 

 14. A plethora of individual with expertise in 
     culinary techniques vitiate the potable 
     concoctions produced by steeping certain 

 15. Eleemosynary deeds have their incipience intramurally. 

 16. Male cadavers are incapable of yielding any testimony. 

 17. Individuals who make their abode in vitreous 
     edifices would be advised to refrain from 
     catapulting petrous projectiles. 

 18. Neophyte's serendipity. 

 19. Exclusive dedication to necessitous chores 
     without interludes of hedonistic diversion 
     renders John a habatudinous fellow. 

 20. A revolving lithic conglomerate accumulates no 
     congeries of a small, green bryophytic plant. 

 21. A person presenting the ultimate cachinnation 
     possess thereby the optimal cachinnation. 

 22. Abstention from any aleatory undertakings 
     precludes a potent potential escalation 
     of lucrative nature. 

 23. Missiles of ligneous or petrous consistency 
     have the potential of fracturing my osseous 
     structures but appellations will eternally 
     name innocuous.


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from darrell94590 on 1/2/2006
Drawing from Ripleys-Believe It Or Not

              THE SOLUTION

  1. Twinkle, twinkle, little star.

  2. Birds of a feather, flock together.

  3. Think before you speak.

  4. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.

  5. Don't cry over spilled milk.

  6. Cleanliness is next to godliness.

  7. The pen is mightier than the sword.

  8. You can't teach an old dog new tricks.

  9. Spare the rod and spoil the child.

 10. A watched pot doesn't boil.

 11. All that glitters is not gold.

 12. Where there's smoke, there's fire.

 13. Beggars can't be choosers.

 14. Too many cooks spoil the broth.

 15. Good deeds begin at home.

 16. Dead men tell no tales.

 17. People in glass houses should not throw stones.

 18. Beginner's luck.

 19. All work and no play makes John a dull boy.

 20. A rolling stone gathers no moss.

 21. He, who laughs last, laughs best.

 22. Nothing ventured, nothing gained.

 23. Sticks and stones can break my bones,
     but names can never hurt me.