All cats are grey in the dark

Possible interpretation: The implication is that beauty, or physical appearance, is unimportant.

Note: grey (BrE), gray (AmE) (adj.) = a colour between black and white | the dark (noun) = the absence of light in a place; darkness

Quick Quiz:

The saying "All cats are grey in the dark" suggests that a pleasing physical appearance is

a. not that important

b. important at night

c. neither black nor white

Saying of the Day

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Contributor: Josef Essberger