Buddha Quotes on Life:

  • “Learn this from water: loud splashes the brook but the oceans depth are calm.”

    • “If anything is worth doing, do it with all your heart..”

      • “Do not look for a sanctuary in anyone except yourself.”

Words In English - A Fish out of Water.

A fish out of water
When someone is described as 'a fish out of water' it means they are not comfortable in a particular situation.

After working in a small company most of my life, I was a fish out of water in a big corporation.

Mary used to play the guitar to entertain the neighbours but she was a fish out of water in a professional band.
Take note
If you 'fish for compliments', you try to make someone praise you, often by criticising yourself.
Mary – I'm such a bad cook!
Joan – No, don’t be silly. You cooked a lovely dinner for us last night.

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