Idiom: The grass is greener on the other side of the fence
This means that people think they would be happier if their lives were different.
('The grass is always greener on the other side of the fence' is a common version of the idiom.)
- Grass may be greener on the other side but it's just as hard to mow
- The grass is always greener
- Sit on the fence
- Fence sitter
- Know which side one's bread is buttered on
- Get out of bed on the wrong side
- Snake in the grass
- Grass widow
- Kick something into the long grass
- Let the grass grow round your feet
- Seamy side
- Other side of the coin
- Thorn in your side
- Look on the bright side
- Watch grass grow
- Time is on my side
- On the flip side
- Straddle the fence
- Fall at the first fence
- Born on the wrong side of the blanket
- Born on the wrong side of the tracks
- Grass roots
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