pearls before swine


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pearls before swine

Jesus adjures one not to waste best efforts. [N.T.: Matthew 7:6]
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She best skip: Drabble, Frank & Ernest, Pearls Before Swine, Get Fuzzy, Dick Tracy, Mother Goose & Grimm, Rhymes With Orange, Zippy, Six Chix and sometimes Ziggy
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If the National Eisteddfod is not halal in the eyes of the Archdruid one wonders whether he would like to go further, and demand a cultural boycott on the principle set out by St Matthew: ``Neither cast ye your pearls before swine.
Pearls Before Swine is a daily newspaper strip that features a self-centered, rude, sometimes violent Rat, a dimwitted but good-natured Pig, a Zebra who is constantly trying to make peace with the lions and alligators to keep them from eating his relatives, and assorted supporting characters.
Tom Rapp was the singer and songwriter for a band called Pearls Before Swine.
Only the terminally naive would have been expecting anything of value to come from the exchange - trainers aren't known for throwing pearls before swine.
Even in Biblical days tossing pearls before swine was considered frivolous.
And he reminds us how often--and perhaps how unwittingly--we still speak the words of that miraculous committee: labor of love, lick the dust, clear as crystal, a thorn in the flesh, a soft answer, the root of all evil, the fat of the land, the sweat of thy brow, hip and thigh, arose as one man, a broken reed, a word in season, how the might y are fallen, the eleventh hour, pearls before swine, a law unto themselves, weighed in the balance and found wanting, the shadow of death.