Posted by RRC on August 21, 2007
In Reply to: Every cloud... posted by Rameeza Awais on August 21, 2007
: What does the proverb every cloud has a silver lining means?
I usually hear "every dark cloud has a silver lining" but it seems to be more popular without "dark" in Google - I guess I'm alone in assuming white fluffy clouds are good. Anyway...
Even in a negative situation there is some hope, or some good can come from something that seems bad. Similar to "It's an ill wind that blows no good."