it takes one to know one

it takes one to know one
one type of personality recognizes the same type
  

"Elizabeth is such a fool!" "Takes one to know one."


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  • takes one to know one — See it takes one to know one …   English idioms

  • Liar (It Takes One to Know One) — Single infobox Name = Liar (It Takes One to Know One) Artist = Taking Back Sunday from Album = Louder Now Released = 2006 Writer = Taking Back Sunday Recorded = 2005 Format = CD Single / 7 / Digital Download Genre = Alternative rock Length = UK …   Wikipedia

  • it takes one to know one — 1977 National Journal 9 July 1090 In the it takes one to know one category. Lester L. Kinsolving, among other jobs, is serving as national editor for the Panax Corp. newspapers. 1997 Buffalo News 27 Aug. 9D We hear that a local dude discourages… …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • it takes one to know one — spoken phrase used for saying that someone must have a bad quality themselves if they can recognize it in other people ‘He’s a complete idiot!’ ‘Well, it takes one to know one!’ Thesaurus: morally bad or wrongsynonym Main entry: one …   Useful english dictionary

  • it takes one to know one — spoken used for saying that someone must have a bad quality themselves if they can recognize it in other people He s a complete idiot! Well, it takes one to know one! …   English dictionary

  • one — [ wʌn ] function word *** One can be used in the following ways: as a number: We have only one child. How much does one pound of apples cost? as a determiner: He grew roses on one side of his garden, and vegetables on the other. We ll meet again… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • know — see to know all is to forgive all you should know a man seven years before you stir his fire what you don’t know can’t hurt you know thyself you never know what you can do till you try better th …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • one */*/*/ — UK [wʌn] / US determiner, number, pronoun Summary: One can be used in the following ways: as a number: We have only one child. ♦ How much does one pound of apples cost? as a determiner: He grew roses on one side of his garden, and vegetables on… …   English dictionary

  • one — see when one door shuts, another opens one for sorrow, two for mirth; three for a wedding, four for a birth one for the mouse, one for the crow, one to rot, one to grow one nail drives out another one size does not fit all …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • One Tree Hill (TV series) — One Tree Hill Intertitle, seasons 1–4; 8 Genre Drama, Sports Format Teen drama …   Wikipedia

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