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  • A chain is only as strong as its weakest link ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • A dog is for life, not just for Christmas
  • A finger of Fudge is just enough to give your kids a treat ( Cadbury's advertising slogan )
  • A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step
  • A woman is only a woman but a good cigar is a smoke
  • Ain't just whistling Dixie ( completely correct )
  • Beauty is only skin deep ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Betcha can't eat just one ( Lay's potato chips advertising slogan )
  • Denial ain't just a river in Egypt! ( A catchphrase from Saturday Night Live )
  • Does she or doesn't she? Only her hairdresser knows for sure ( Clairol advertising slogan )
  • Don't just book it, Thomas Cook it ( Thomas Cook advertising slogan )
  • Don't just sit there
  • Don't just stand there, do something ( A catchphrase from Wacky Races )
  • Don't just travel. Travel right ( Expedia advertising slogan )
  • Don't vote; it only encourages them ( Anarchist political slogan )
  • Don't you just love being in control? ( British Gas advertising slogan )
  • Drink To Me Only With Thine Eyes ( Ben Jonson poem and Victorian song )
  • Face that only a mother could love
  • False jeopardy ( plot device in TV melodramas where danger is threatened only for it to be found to be a false alarm )
  • First World problem ( a relatively trivial problem only affecting the affluent )
  • For Your Eyes Only ( James Bond movie Roger Moore )
  • For your eyes only
  • Girls Just Want To Have Fun ( Cyndi Lauper song )
  • God Only Knows ( Beach Boys song )
  • He just wouldn't let it lie
  • Hiyo Silver away ( A catchphrase from The Lone Ranger )
  • Home alone
  • Honey, I just forgot to duck
  • I am the only gay in the village ( A catchphrase from Little Britain )
  • I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work ( Thomas Edison quotation )
  • I want to be alone ( A catchphrase from Grand Hotel )
  • I'm Happy Just To Dance With You ( The Beatles song )
  • I'm Only Sleeping ( The Beatles song )
  • I'm not afraid of death; I just don't want to be there when it happens ( Woody Allen quotation )
  • I'm only doing my job
  • I'm only here for the beer ( Double Diamond advertising slogan )
  • I'm only human
  • If I've only one life, let me live it as a blonde! ( Clairol Hair Colouring advertising slogan )
  • If all the world were Jell-O, And whipped cream filled the sea, Then the only spoon from here to the moon Would have to belong to me ( Jell-O Gelatin Dessert advertising slogan )
  • If it feels good then just do it ( Nike advertising slogan )
  • If only
  • If only everything in life was as reliable as a Volkswagen ( Volkswagen advertising slogan )
  • In name only
  • Is that a gun in your pocket, or are you just glad to see me?
  • It can only be Heineken ( Heineken advertising slogan )
  • It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife ( the opening line of Pride and Prejudice )
  • It only hurts when I laugh
  • It takes 40 dumb animals to make a fur coat, but only one to wear it
  • It was just one of those things
  • It's Only Rock And Roll, But I Like It ( Rolling Stones song )
  • It's just a game
  • It's just not my day
  • It's not just for breakfast anymore ( Florida Orange Juice Growers Association advertising slogan )
  • It's only a game
  • It's only natural
  • Just 15 minutes can save you 15 percent or more on car insurance ( GEICO advertising slogan )
  • Just Another Diamond Day ( Vashti Bunyan song )
  • Just Dance ( Lady Gaga ( with Colby O'Donis song )
  • Just Like A Woman ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Just What the Doctor Ordered ( L&M Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Just a glint in his father's eye
  • Just a question of time
  • Just a regular guy
  • Just add water
  • Just another day at the office
  • Just around the corner
  • Just as well
  • Just because you are paranoid it doesn't mean that they aren't out to get you
  • Just cause
  • Just deserts
  • Just do it ( Nike advertising slogan )
  • Just for kicks
  • Just for starters
  • Just for the taste of it ( Diet Coke advertising slogan )
  • Just forget it
  • Just good friends
  • Just imagine ( NEC advertising slogan )
  • Just in case
  • Just in time
  • Just like a chocolate milkshake, only crunchy ( Coco Pops advertising slogan )
  • Just like that ( A catchphrase from Tommy Cooper )
  • Just looking
  • Just lucky, I guess
  • Just married
  • Just one more thing ( A catchphrase from Columbo )
  • Just one of those days
  • Just passing through
  • Just put your lips together and blow ( To Have And Have Not )
  • Just say no ( A catchphrase from Nancy Reagan )
  • Just say the word
  • Just shoot me
  • Just slightly ahead of our time ( Panasonic advertising slogan )
  • Just so
  • Just the Way You Are ( Bruno Mars song )
  • Just the job
  • Just the ticket
  • Just this once
  • Just watch
  • Just what I needed ( Circuit City advertising slogan )
  • Just what the doctor ordered
  • Just when you thought it was safe to go back in water ( Jaws II advertising tagline )
  • Ke-mo sah-bee ( A catchphrase from Tonto In The Lone Ranger )
  • Kemo Sabe ( Nickname of The Lone Ranger ( Clayton Moore ) )
  • Laugh and the world laughs with you, weep and, you weep alone
  • Leave well enough alone
  • Let alone
  • Let well alone
  • Life is just a bowl of cherries
  • Life is just one damned thing after another
  • Listen I will say zis only wunce ( A catchphrase from Allo Allo )
  • Lovely jubbly ( A catchphrase from Only Fools and Horses )
  • Man does not live by bread alone
  • More than just a front ( Blackpool advertising slogan )
  • No bottles to break - just hearts ( Arpege Perfume advertising slogan )
  • Not just a pretty face
  • Not just nearly clean, but really clean ( Ariel Ultra advertising slogan )
  • Not the only pebble on the beach
  • Not too heavy, not too light, its just right! ( Kelloggs advertising slogan )
  • Now There is only one Mars ( Mars Chocolate advertising slogan )
  • Old soldiers never die, they just fade away
  • On your Pat ( Cockney rhyming slang for alone )
  • On your jack ( Cockney rhyming slang for alone )
  • On your tod ( Cockney rhyming slang for alone )
  • Only 1 out of 25 men is color blind. The other 24 just dress that way ( Mohara Suits advertising slogan )
  • Only A Pawn In Their Game ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Only Fools and Horses
  • Only Girl In the World ( Rihanna song )
  • Only Love Can Break Your Heart ( Neil Young song )
  • Only Nixon could go to China
  • Only Smarties have the answer ( Smarties advertising slogan )
  • Only a matter of time
  • Only connect
  • Only fools and horses work
  • Only game in town
  • Only half there
  • Only human
  • Only in America
  • Only in a Jeep ( Jeep advertising slogan )
  • Only the best for the Captain's table ( Birdseye advertising slogan )
  • Only the brave deserve the fair and the fair deserve JAEGER ( Jaeger Sportswear advertising slogan )
  • Only time will tell
  • Only you can prevent forest fires ( United States Forest Service advertising slogan )
  • Opportunity only knocks once
  • Oranges are not the only fruit
  • Ours is not to wonder why, ours is just to do or die
  • Scotch and the Single Girl ( J&B Scotch advertising slogan )
  • Single Ladies ( Put a Ring on It ) ( Beyonce song )
  • Single file
  • Single out
  • Single point of contact
  • Single sign-on
  • Sleep of the just
  • Smile and the world smiles with you, cry and you cry alone
  • Standing room only
  • That just about takes the biscuit
  • The Lone Ranger ( Pseudonym of John Reid ( Clayton Moore ) )
  • The Lone Star Cobra ( Nickname of Donald Curry )
  • The Lone Star State ( Nickname of the US state of Texas )
  • The Only Way Is Essex ( British reality television series )
  • The cheese stands alone
  • The darkest hour is just before the dawn
  • The light at the end of the tunnel may just be a train coming the other way
  • The longest journey starts with a single step
  • The one and only Wonderbra ( Wonderbra advertising slogan )
  • The one and only cereal that comes in the shape of animals ( Crispy Critters advertising slogan )
  • The only 'sauce' I dare give Father ( Burma Sauce advertising slogan )
  • The only constant is change
  • The only good Indian is a dead Indian
  • The only show in town
  • The only thing we have to fear is fear itself ( Political slogan )
  • The only way to fly ( Western Airlines advertising slogan )
  • There's only one
  • They also serve who only stand and wait ( from a poem by Milton )
  • This time next year we will be millionaires ( A catchphrase from Only Fools And Horses )
  • Ugly is only skin-deep ( Volkswagen advertising slogan )
  • Wait just a cotton picking minute ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • We're Just One Big Happy Family ( Richard Hawley song )
  • We're just one big happy family
  • We're tobacco men not medicine men. Old Gold cures just one thing. The World's Best Tobacco ( Old Gold Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Well, she was just seventeen you know what I mean ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • What Just Happened? ( Robert De Niro movie )
  • When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions
  • When the oak is before the ash, then you will only get a splash; when the ash
  • Who was that masked man? ( A catchphrase from The Lone Ranger )
  • Why do only fools and horses work?
  • You Are My Sunshine, My Only Sunshine ( Johnny Cash song )
  • You Only Live Twice ( James Bond movie Sean Connery )
  • You just can't help acting on Impulse ( Impulse Deodorant advertising slogan )
  • You know it makes sense ( A catchphrase from Only Fools And Horses )
  • You only get one chance to make a first impression
  • You only hurt the one you love
  • You only live once
  • You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough ( Mae West quotation )
  • You were only supposed to blow the bloody doors off! ( line from the Michael Caine movie The Italian Job )
  • You'll never walk alone
  • You're never alone with a Strand ( Strand Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • You're only young once
  • Young and sweet, only seventeen ( ABBA lyric )

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