I don't have any "sayings" per se, but you can often tell when a stylist has no idea how to cut natural curls. They get that "deer in the headlights" look and then just start chopping away like it's a regular straight style.
2c (in back)/3a (in front); high density; med-high porosity

CG as of 5/26
CO & RO: Suave Naturals Everlasting Sunshine
Styling: LA Looks Sport Gel and Plopping/"Pixie Curl" diffusing