Every plant, which my heavenly Father hath not planted, shall be rooted up. Let them alone: they be blind leaders of the blind. And if the blind lead the blind, both shall fall into the ditch.
"Out of the mouth of the Mother of God , More than the doors of doom, I call the muster of Wessex men From grassy hamlet or ditch or den, To break and be broken, God knows when, But I have seen for whom.G. K. Chesterton, in The Ballad of the White Horse (1911), Book II : The Gathering Of The Chiefs
Mr. Hoover, if you see ten troubles coming down the road, you can be sure that nine will run into the ditch before they reach you and you have to battle with only one of them.calvin coolidge
You have accounted yourselves happy on being environed with a great ditch from all the world beside.Oliver Cromwell
In every hedge and ditch both day and nightWe fear our death, of every leafe affright.guillaume de salluste du bartas
Nothing would sleep in that cellar, dank as a ditchtheodore roethke
Better go about than fall into the ditch. (Ward, 1842 p. 11)Cut your losses.
A large number of suspects, both men and women, escaped martial law for lack of any shred of evidence against them on which a court-martial could convict. So they began setting them free in groups, according to their birth-place. But half-way, the car-load would be emptied into a ditch.Georges Bernanos
Rocket engineering is not like ditch digging. With ditch digging you can get 100 people and dig a ditch, and you will dig it a hundred times as faster if you get 100 people versus one. With rockets, you have to solve the problem of a particular level of difficulty; one person who can solve the problem is worth an infinite number of people who can’t.Elon Musk Interview With Elon Musk Tesla Motors (2000s)
If the blind lead the blind, both shall fall into the ditch.Matthew, XV. 14. (Hoyt's New Cyclopedia Of Practical Quotations)
Safe in a ditch he bides, With twenty trenched gashes on his head; The least a death to nature.william shakespeare
Dude, I have been riding with them for two days. We gotta ditch 'em.Who: Derek
He that can't live upon love deserves to die in a ditch.William Congreve.
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