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    Default The squeaky wheel gets the grease, but

    Has anyone heard the 2nd half. I can't seem to remember.

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    Default Re: The squeaky wheel gets the grease, but

    Perhaps you're thinking of "Silence is golden, but the squeaky wheel gets the grease"....?

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    Default Re: The squeaky wheel gets the grease, but

    Quote Originally Posted by maggiemc View Post
    Has anyone heard the 2nd half. I can't seem to remember.
    I have heard:

    It is true that the squeaky wheel gets the grease, but it also

    gets replaced.

    In other words, if you are an employee who is always complaining, you

    will get attention, but you may also be looking for another job.

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    Default Re: The squeaky wheel gets the grease, but

    If there is a "but," maybe this is it:

    The squeaky wheel gets the grease but the silent sow always gets the swill.

    As far as wise proverbs go, these would be contradictory.

    Steve

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