Not my circus, not my monkeys manner it’s ‘none of my trade’. It can be mentioned in circumstances when recommendation is given however not taken, and the strive to solve the issue has failed. By way of pronouncing “Not my monkeys, not my circus” you might be pronouncing more or less “I instructed you so”.
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“Not my circus, not my monkeys” is at the start a Polish proverb “nie nie mój cyrk, moje małpy”.
In truth it’s not an outdated proverb as it’s famous by means of Henryk Markiewicz and Andrzej Romanowski in Skrzydlate słowa: wielki słownik cytatów polskich i obcych (2005) that the proverb used to be utilized by Ireneusz Sekula commenting at the executive of Hanna Suchocka in 1993.
The proverb has been highly regarded amongst rookies of Polish since about 2013 but it surely has reached a fair wider target market after showing in the Netflix sequence Orange Is the New Black in season 5 in 2017.
Since then, quite a lot of variations were made up by means of Twitter, Instagram, TikTok and Reddit customers.
The idiom is so in style that impressed dozens of goods like pillows, T-shirts, mugs, prints and plenty of extra may also be discovered on Google.