Foundations were reluctant to toot their own horns
, and shied away from the limelight.
Generally, Filipinos don't like it when people toot their own horns
or when someone is being too cocky.
Kevin Garnett insisted "there's nothing really to toot," but there actually are plenty of reasons for the Celtics to toot their own horns
. They improved to a league-best 57-15 and have won as many games as they did in their previous two seasons combined.
A giant green humphead wrasse swam alongside me, a self-appointed tour guide apparently determined to introduce me to scurrying hermit crabs, trees of staghorn coral, and a band of trumpetfish preening as if to toot their own horns
Moreover, supervisors can't toot their own horns
to gather public support because simply mentioning a success might cause a bank run.
They don't toot their own horns
all that much, but on their 10th anniversary, the leaders at Lane County's Commission on Children and Families say they've done quite a lot in the past few years.