non c'è trippa per gatti*

* there's no tripe for cats

Italian | Roman dialect Lazio, Italy

Expression USED Frequently BY Most People

Used to say that you should accept things as they are because no options/alternatives are available; used to say that something is unattainable (both temporarily or permanently).

"Sto facendo fatica a trovare lavoro. Purtroppo con questa crisi non c'è trippa per gatti".

"I am struggling to find a job. Unfortunately, during this crisis, there is no tripe for cats."