"Don’t wail on the scale if you cheat when you eat” is a jocular saying that has been printed on posters. The saying has been cited in print since at least 1976 and is of unknown authorship.
God’s Answer to Fat...Loose It!
By Frances Hunter
Kingwood, TX: Hunter Books
The doctor that God sent me to has a beautiful sign on his wall that says, “Don’t wail on the scale if you cheat when you eat.”
The Complete Book of Zingers
By Croft M. Pentz
Wheaton, IL: Tyndale House Publishers
Don’t wail on the scale if you cheat when you eat.
Re: I need a one-liner…
04-01-2007, 10:21 AM
“DON’T WAIL ON THE SCALE IF YOU CHEAT WHEN YOU EAT!”
“Don’t wail on the scale if you cheat when you eat.” Healthy Eating Affirmations http://bit.ly/N1usN
7:45 AM - 14 Nov 2009
Oh no...you must have had a bad Friday night. “@DanMunizzi: Don’t wail on the scale, and complain when you gain, if you cheat when you eat!”
10:56 AM - 21 Apr 2012
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