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I'd go to my mum and try to talk to her about stuff, and her comment to me was, "Well, you've made your bed, lie in it."
Of course I'd be jealous, but you've made your bed so lie in it."
Woods of Proverbs (You've made your bed, now lie in it)
"Some of my friends whose marriages were fragile, now had the opportunity to leave, which they wouldn't have had the strength or financial independence to do so a generation or two ago, when it was a case of 'you've made your bed, now lie in it'."
A FAMOUS proverb says "you've made your bed and now you must lie in it".' President George Bush and his faithful sidekick Tony Blair, despite protests by over a million in the capital London, coming from all faiths, still decided to take the law into their own hands over a decade ago.
Their attitude will be: "You've made your bed and now you must lie on it".
"You've made your bed. I hope for your sake that you've cleaned the sheets," sneers Marianne, promptly spreading the salacious news about Olive's promiscuity.
However, you are then grabbing completely the wrong end of the stick regarding my statement "What you sow, shall you reap", or "What goes around, comes around", or how about "You've made your bed, now lie in it".
They used to tell me 'you've made your bed, you lie in it'.
'You've made your bed, lie in it,' my dear wife said, after catching us amid the catmint and chasing off the competition.
SIR JACKIE STEWART has issued a stern rebuke to Jenson Button and warned: ' You've made your bed, now lie in it.' Three-times former Formula One world champion Stewart believes Button should honour the contract he has signed with Williams for next season, rather than try to wriggle out of it.
The saying goes: "You've made your bed, now lie in it." I wonder why, if I've gone to the trouble to make the dam bed (as it were), my only option would be to lie passively.
"A generation ago, you got married, you had your children, you faced your partner after the kids had left home thinking, 'Well, my mother said you've made your bed and you've got to lie in it, so I will'.
There is someone who could easily tell you that you've made your bed and must lie in it.
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