You know what I mean? Stuff like:
"Birds of a feather have lots of feathers."
"A penny saved is still just a penny"
(Inspired yet? I know I am!)
What about this gem?
"What's good for the goose is good for the French hens"
and let's not forget:
"A stitch in time leaves you with a holey clock." (That one has always been a comfort to me.)
This past weekend has certainly been governed by another of my favorite proverbs. Let's see if I can get it right. Oh yeah: