There's many a slip 'twixt the cup and the lip
Between the time we decide to do something and the time we do it, things often go wrong.
DO A DOUBLE TAKE ON THIS QUIZ ON CONTRONYMS
Words nearby There's many a slip 'twixt the cup and the lip
Example sentences from the Web for There's many a slip 'twixt the cup and the lip
As an example of good science-and-society policymaking, the history of fluoride may be more of a cautionary tale.
France 24 is providing live, round-the-clock coverage of both scenes as they progress.
Like many trans users, Transartist often gets used as a source of information more than anything else.
As this list shows, punishments typically run to a short-ish jail sentence and/or a moderately hefty fine.
But he, like many people using dating apps whatever their sexual identity, remains stoutly positive.
And she would be wearing some of the jewels with the white dress—just a few, not many, of course.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
Many of them were delicious in the role; one of them was the embodiment of every womanly grace and charm.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Only in the carnage of the head, the tilt of the chin, was the insolence expressed that had made her many enemies.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
As there are still many varieties of the plant grown in America, so there doubtless was when cultivated by the Indians.
Babylas raised his pale face; he knew what was coming; it had come so many times before.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini