nothing new under the sun

nothing new under the sun

Everything has been seen before, as in Those designs take me back to the 1950s-there really is nothing new under the sun. This world-weary view was already expressed in 1382 in the Bible translation attributed to John Wycliffe's followers: "No thing under the sun is new" (Ecclesiastes 1:9).
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References in classic literature ?
But I must be content with only one more and a concluding illustration; a remarkable and most significant one, by which you will not fail to see, that not only is the most marvellous event in this book corroborated by plain facts of the present day, but that these marvels (like all marvels) are mere repetitions of the ages; so that for the millionth time we say amen with Solomon --Verily there is nothing new under the sun.
And doubtless the method is little changed, for there is nothing new under the sun, especially at schools.
Younger shooters may be surprised to discover the old saying "There's nothing new under the sun," actually has some merit.
While it's easy to recognise that in terms essentially of human nature and activity there's nothing new under the sun, as they say, it's equally easy and important to realise that there are always lessons to be learnt (or probably relearned), and, strangely enough, nothing stays exactly the same.
Given that there is really nothing new under the sun or indeed under the sod, it is also worth noting that this has been tried before.
As well as petrol-powered cars there were veterans powered by steam and proving there's nothing new under the sun even some batterypowered electric vehicles.
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There's nothing new under the sun," Cruz told the audience at the annual meeting of conservative Christian activists, where Republican presidential hopefuls strut their far-right credentials.
Hoar's speech reminds there is nothing new under the sun.
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ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- There is nothing new under the sun.
It proves again that there is nothing new under the sun (Ecclesiastes 1:9).
With erotica, there really is nothing new under the sun, it's all been done before but I think technology has opened the floodgates.
Ecclesiastes 1:10 assures us, There is nothing new under the sun.
While there may be nothing new under the sun in Washington, that doesn't mean that some seniors won't come out ahead under the Ryan proposal.