16 They rapped the door, but there was no answer.
17 I asked her the time but she gave no answer.
18 Life's too short to be anything but happy.
19 Don't agree, but don't argue either.
20 We have no choice but to arrive late.
21 I had no alternative but to accept his offer.
22 Art is long, but lift is short.
23 I had no option but to ask him to leave.
24 Sickness is felt, but health not at all.
25 Every door may be shut but death's door.
26 Fortune is easily found, but hard to be kept.
27 Nothing is really beautiful but truth.
28 Men alleged oath, but is a beautiful lies just.
29 Life is tough, but I'm tougher.
30 Tough times never last, but tough people do.