A wise woman puts a grain of sugar into everything she says to a man, and takes a grain of salt with everything he says to her.— Helen Rowland
Revolutionary Grain Of Salt quotations
Wisdom lies in taking everything with good humor and a grain of salt.
Take every birthday with a grain of salt.
This works much better if the salt accompanies a large margarita
It's all in fun. I take everything with a grain of salt.
Trade liberty for safety or money and you'll end up with neither.
Liberty, like a grain of salt, easily dissolves. The power of questioning - not simply believing - has no friends. Yet liberty depends on it.
You have to take criticism with a grain of salt because you're never going to please everybody.
The critical opinions of a writer should always be taken with a large grain of salt. For the most part, they are manifestations of his debate with himself as to what he should do next and what he should avoid.
Rebuke should have a grain more of salt than of sugar.
Hemingway hated me. I sold 200 million books, and he didn't. Of course most of mine sold for 25 cents, but still... you look at all this stuff with a grain of salt.
Pluto's warm-up is a reminder that no matter where you are climate happens.
It always has, it always will - with or without SUVs. And it should remind us to continue taking with an ever-increasing grain of salt these claims that your car acts as a weather machine.
What I know about Mike Tyson, I see in the boxing ring.
As far as all of the gossip stuff that I hear about him, I know first hand to take that with a grain of salt.
If people say something rude or off-color, you have to take it with a grain of salt, because they don't know you.
I take New Years with a grain of salt and three aspirins.
Im happy to say that at 62, I think Ive reached that point where stuff doesnt bother me as much, and my gratitude level has gone way up, especially having gone through the loss that Ive had, and losing so many of the great artists that I was close to. They taught me how to see it with a grain of salt and a lot of humor and perspective.
When a Wall Street analyst or broker expresses optimism, investors must take it with a grain of salt.
We have become so accustomed to hearing everyone claim that his product is the best in the world, or the cheapest, that we take all such statements with a grain of salt.
I'm not nearly the saint some of my fans imagine and I'm nowhere near the devil my detractors wish, so you simply take both of those with a grain of salt.
Don’t bring the ocean if I feel thirsty, nor heaven if I ask for a light;
but bring a hint, some dew, a particle, as birds carry only drops away from water, and the wind a grain of salt.
The first thing you have to do is take everything with a grain of salt.
You know, you've gotta just look at the goal, focus on what you gotta do and take one step at a time as a whole, as every performance being that's it, that's one objective, and let's just move forward and work on that.
In order for the wheel to turn, for life to be lived, impurities are needed, and the impurities of impurities in the soil, too, as is known, if it is to be fertile. Dissension, diversity, the grain of salt and mustard are needed: Fascism does not want them, forbids them, and that's why you're not a Fascist; it wants everybody to be the same, and you are not. But immaculate virtue does not exist either, or if it exists it is detestable.
I always listen to records that I've been a part of with a grain of salt.
I just find it crazy what people will critique you on, and you have to take it with a grain of salt. I could be curing cancer, and I would be shunned for it. I mean, that's just the truth. People are crazy, but I like to say for every hater I have 100 people that love me and they think it's motivational, so I try to focus on that. But it's sometimes hard, you know?
The media, is media. You always have to take the media with a grain of salt. You can't believe everything you read.
I'm a very un-excitable person. I always take things with a grain of salt, I'm always very even-keeled, and I'm always waiting for the other shoe to drop.
I like interacting with fans and I like hearing what they say, but you have to take it all with a grain of salt.
One needs the invented, the spontaneous, the impromptu for ritual.
Skepticism, that grain of salt, is inappropriate.
There is a parallel between the twos and the tens.
Tens are trying to test their abilities again, sizing up and experimenting to discover how to fit in. They don't mean everything they do and say. They are just testing. . . . Take a good deal of your daughter's behavior with a grain of salt. Try to handle the really outrageous as matter-of-factly as you would a mistake in grammar or spelling.
Mix salt and sand, and it shall puzzle the wisest of men, with his mere natural appliances, to separate all the grains of sand from all the grains of salt; but a shower of rain will effect the same object in ten minutes.
Sometimes I just think people are haters.
And if they're haters, you can listen to what they have to say but you have to take it with a grain of salt.
The ideal human diet looks like this: Consume plant-based foods in forms as close to their natural state as possible (“whole” foods). Eat a variety of vegetables, fruits, raw nuts and seeds, beans and legumes, and whole grains. Avoid heavily processed foods and animal products. Stay away from added salt, oil, and sugar. Aim to get 80 percent of your calories from carbohydrates, 10 percent from fat, and 10 percent from protein.
History must always be taken with a grain of salt. It is, after all, not a science but an art.
You have to take everything I say with a grain of salt.
It's tough. We don't have a character-driven show so I think the fans get really frustrated because they don't get to see any consistency in terms of what's happening romantically. We kind of just have to take it with a grain of salt. It shows up where it shows up.
When you say you are a gamer and you are a celebrity or a former celebrity there's a grain of salt that everybody takes that with.
Such exaggerations have been so common that the public takes them with a grain of salt and partly excuses them as being due to the advertiser's license of self-assertiveness. Nevertheless, the fact remains that superlative generalities are weak arguments and far less convincing than a statement of facts. Much advertising copy would be improved immensely by doing away with brag and substituting actual facts about the merits of the article.