Finders keepers, losers weepers
A person who finds something can keep it, and the loser has no right to it. This proverb is of dubious ethical merit.
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The losers have always been children in poverty, children of color, and children with disabilities.The ‘No Child’ Rewrite Threatens Your Kids’ Future|Jonah Edelman|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
His keepers fed the beast copious amounts of port, Champagne, and whiskey to pacify the persnickety pachyderm.Zebra Finches, Dolphins, Elephants, and More Animals Under the Influence|Bill Schulz|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As the rumors have swirled, former players have come out stating that Harbaugh turns losers into winners.Is Any College Football Coach Worth $60 Million? Jim Harbaugh Is|Jesse Lawrence|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But given their anti-government rhetoric, the Oath Keepers' presence could inflame tensions further.The Oath Keepers Patrol Rooftops in Ferguson—The Facts Behind This ‘Mysterious’ Militia Group|John Avlon|December 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Few sore losers could wield sharp words quite like Leon Trotsky, especially when talking about Joseph Stalin.
Tatham says, "Even the tavern keepers were compelled to exchange a dinner for a few pounds of tobacco."
At long last one of the keepers at the entrance to the small cages begins to shout very loudly.
The hotel-keepers thought I was the American tourist overtaken by that final madness they had always anticipated.
But many girls who are in the best society earn their living: typewriters, clerks, book-keepers, and the like.
And the general took Saraias the chief priest, and Sophonias the second priest, and the three keepers of the entry.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various