quote by Robert Fulghum

The grass is not, in fact, always greener on the other side of the fence. No, not at all. Fences have nothing to do with it. The grass is greenest where it is watered. When crossing over fences, carry water with you and tend the grass wherever you may be.

— Robert Fulghum

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When it comes to your marriage, if the grass looks greener somewhere else, it's time to water your own yard!

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If the grass is greener on the other side of the fence, you can bet the water bill is higher.

The grass is not always greener on the other side. You learn to appreciate these people.

I got my best foot forward onto greener grass, cause there ain't no future living in the past.

And I'd like to give my love to everybody, and let them know that the grass may look greener on the other side, but believe me, it's just as hard to cut.

The grass is always greener on the other side, unless Vince Russo has been there in which case the grass is most likely dead.

In New York the sky is bluer, and the grass is greener, and the girls are prettier, and the steaks are thicker, and the buildings are higher, and the streets are wider, and the air is finer, than the sky, or the grass, or the girls, or the steaks, or the air of any place else in the world.

If you're true to the upliftment of people and the unity of people, raising the self-worth of people, then you live within your means. But the problem is that we're looking at the grass on the other side, saying, "That's greener. I want to be in the thug market, but I want to be a conscious rap artist." It doesn't work like that.

Even if you think the grass is greener on the other side, you’re going to have to mow that side too.

A single gentle rain makes the grass many shades greener.

So our prospects brighten on the influx of better thoughts. We should be blessed if we lived in the present always, and took advantage of every accident that befell us.

The grass is not always greener on the other side of the fence.

The grass is greenest where it is watered.

The grass isn't always greener on the other side!

The beauty of love. The love of beauty. The greener you are, the wiser you will be.

It's not that the grass is greener on the other side, it's that you can never be on both sides of the lawn at the same time.

If this were so; if the desert were 'home'; if our instincts were forged in the desert; to survive the rigours of the desert - then it is easier to understand why greener pastures pall on us; why possessions exhaust us, and why Pascal's imaginary man found his comfortable lodgings a prison.

Alone of all the races on earth, they seem to be free from the 'Grass is Greener on the other side of the fence' syndrome, and roundly proclaim that Australia is, in fact, the other side of that fence.

The grass may be greener on the other side of the fence, but you still have to mow it.

Start where you are. Distant fields always look greener, but opportunity lies right where you are. Take advantage of every opportunity of service.

If the grass is greener somewhere else...start watering your own lawn!

But the grass ain't always greener on the other side, It's green where you water it

The grass is always greener over the septic tank.

Of course the grass is greener on the other side of the fence.

Why do you think the neighbors put up the fence?

If the grass is greener in the other fellow's yard- let him worry about cutting it.

You know how they say the grass is always greener on the other side? It is greener, because you're not there. And if you go you'll trample it and leave dirty footprints and probably spill something poisonous.

A meter of green is greener than a centimeter.

If the grass is greener on the other side it`s probably getting better care.

Success is a matter of sticking to a set of common sense principles anyone can master.

For the last 16 years, temperatures have been going down and the carbon dioxide has been going up and the crops have got greener and grow quicker. We've done plenty to smash up the planet, but there's been no global warming caused by man.

Love dies in many different ways, and it's natural for the grass to seem greener on the other side. But it's not a competition; there's plenty of pain to go around.

Too much good fortune can make you smug and unaware.

Happiness should be like an oasis, the greener for the desert that surrounds it.

Where the grass is greener, the water bill is bigger.

When you are tempted to look elsewhere for greener pastures, just remember someone else is probably looking at yours. And if another pasture looks greener, perhaps it is getting better care and attention. Grass is always greener . . . where it is watered.

A single gentle rain makes the grass many shades greener.

I wouldn’t want to be faster or greener than now if you were with me O you were the best of all my days!

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