Mudcat Café message #3941902 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #164638   Message #3941902
Posted By: Bill D
05-Aug-18 - 08:11 PM
Thread Name: BS: Clever sayings #56
Subject: RE: BS: Clever sayings #56
In the old days, the complaints about the passing of the
golden age were much more sophisticated.

"Aujourd'hui ce qui ne vaut pas la peine d'etre dit, on le chante"
from "Le Barbier de Seville" by Pierre- Augustin Caron de
Beaumarchais and translates as:

"Today if something is not worth saying, people sing it"