I never thrust my nose into other men's porridge. It is no bread and butter of mine. Every man for himself and God for us all.
butter not only wouldn’t melt in this mouth, it wouldn’t go in; one runs away, an urchin in the gutter and glad to be, murmuring: “The Queen of Spain has no legs.” ...One’s eyes widen; one sits the poet down in the porch swing, starts to go off to get her a glass of lemonade, and sees her metamorphosed before one’s eyes into a new Critique of Practical Reason... feminine gender...Randall Jarrell
"I can't wait for the next fad though, and I predict it's going to be Pennsylvania dutch culture, very Amish. It's going to be bonnets and butter churns."janeane garofalo
Ohne butter werden wir fertig, aber nicht beispielsweise ohne Kanonen.Wenn wir einmal u« berfallen werden, dann k o« nnen wir uns nicht mit butter, sondern nur mit Kanonen verteidigen. We can manage without butter but not, for example, without guns. If we are attacked, we can only defend ourselves with guns not butter.
Peanut butter has survived everything that has been done to improve it.(Gary Edward) Garrison Keillor
Like a steak spread with butter and topped with good, rich, broiled eels.Akira Kurosawa
There are more ways of killing a cat than drowning it in butter; but this is the sort of thing (as the proverb indicates) we overlook: there are more ways of outraging speech than contradiction merely.j. l. austin
How do you think it feels for me? I'm the one with the butter inside.gina barberi
In a land of quince jelly, apple butter, apricot jam, blueberry preserves, pear conserves, and lemon marmalade, you always get grape jelly.william least heat-moon
She looketh as butter would not melt in her mouth.john heywood
In order to save the forty million inhabitants of the United Kingdom from a bloody civil war, our colonial statesmen must acquire new lands for settling the surplus population of this country, to provide new markets... The Empire, as I have always said, is a bread and butter question.cecil rhodes
Werther had a love for CharlotteSuch as words could never utter;Would you know how first he met her?She was cutting bread and butter.william makepeace thackeray
Free speech is not to be regulated like diseased cattle and impure butter. The audience ... that hissed yesterday may applaud today, even for the same performance.william o. douglas
There is a southern proverb fine words butter no parsnips.walter scott
They say fish should swim thrice * * * first it should swim in the sea (do you mind me?) then it should swim in butter, and at last, sirrah, it should swim in good claret.jonathan swift
It has been an unchallengeable American doctrine that cranberry sauce, a pink goo with overtones of sugared tomatoes, is a delectable necessity of the Thanksgiving board and that turkey is uneatable without it... There are some things in every country that you must be born to endure; and another hundred years of general satisfaction with Americans and America could not reconcile this expatriate to cranberry sauce, peanut butter, and drum majorettes.
All objects are pervaded by Brahman. All actions are possible because of Brahman: therefore Brahman permeates everything as butter permeates milk.
The farmer’s daughter hath soft brown hair (butter and eggs and a pound of cheese) And I met with a ballad, I can’t say where, That wholly consisted of lines like these.charles stuart calverley