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This tag is for questions seeking an idiom that fits a meaning. If you're also seeking a phrase, see the "phrase-requests" tag too.

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You might be looking for the phrase analysis paralysis or the paradox of choice both of which are drawn from psycholgy rather than common idiomatic English. Both colorfully describe the ex …
answered Feb 6 '16 by beane
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A related English phrase could be The road to hell is paved with good intentions. While you can't use it in quite the same way as the Arabic phrase, the sense is that well-meant actions can ofte …
answered Jan 23 '16 by beane