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"a little goes a long way." < -- when is this not true?

Asked by judyprays (1292 points ) August 21st, 2008

when does a little only go a little way?

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xxporkxsodaxx's avatar

Food, time, gas(excluding hybrids). Thats all I can think of if this Diphenhydramine euphoria I’m in from taking some Tylenol PM a little while ago.

babygalll's avatar

Toilet paper…

Randy's avatar

A1 steak sauce. The more I have, the better.

There’s a lot, really. Think of the saying, “The more, the merrier”.

cak's avatar

tuition money…memories from college and making sure I had enough!

According to my son, glue, any type of glue. He’s 5. Of course more is better!

flange's avatar

when you don’t finish

molly's avatar

a little love from the person you love only makes you want more (so it does not go a long way)!

ebenezer's avatar

most answers I give on Fluther.

drhat77's avatar

the reason we point out that “in this case, a little goes a long way” is that in MOST cases a little goes a little way. this saying is not a truism. it’s an exception to what is otherwise a pretty reliable rule.

flameboi's avatar

Martinis

drhat77's avatar

@flameboi – when it IS true – tequila

gailcalled's avatar

Pranks and practical jokes.

flameboi's avatar

Oh yeah, good point Dr.Hat!

El_Cadejo's avatar

SUPER GLUE!! ^_^

nina's avatar

Way to to @drhat77!
Your mother must be proud of you.

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