No rest for the weary


You must keep persevering no matter how tired or overworked you are.

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“Compliment” and “complement” had a shared meaning a long time ago, but today they are no longer interchangeable.

notes for No rest for the weary

A variant is “no rest for the wicked,” which implies that the devil will not allow his followers to rest from their evil doings.
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