the best things in life are free


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the best things in life are free

Often the things that have the most value or quality cost nothing; the price of something does not always properly indicate its value. Experiencing the love of a baby is really life-changing. It's so true that the best things in life are free. My mom always tries to buy me all of these fancy gifts, but I try to remind her that the best things in life are free.
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best things in life are free

Prov. The most satisfying experiences do not cost any money. Don't be gloomy because you're broke. The best things in life are free. Yesterday I took my children to the zoo. We didn't spend a penny, but we had a wonderful time. The best things in life are free.
See also: free, life, thing
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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