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Nothing Ventured, Nothing Gained

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about being comfortable.  ‘Better the Devil You Know’ talked about how easy it is to confuse comfortable with familiar, and how ‘comfortable’ is actually quite a complex idea.  I got some great feedback

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Have you ever come across this phrase?  It used to be very popular in the UK. The full version goes “Better the devil you know than the one you don’t.” It usually means that someone would rather put up with

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