Rock and roll is a music, and why should a music contribute to ... juvenile delinquency? If people are going to be juvenile delinquents, they're going to be delinquents if they hear ... Mother Goose rhymes.
Wanting to knowanauthor because you like his books is like wanting to know a goose because you like pa" te .Eric Robert Linklater
Don't kill the goose that lays the golden eggs.Meaning: "Take care not to destroy something valuable, such as a source of steady income, through greed, impatience, or a desire for instant gain."
goose, gander and gosling are three sounds but one thing. (Strauss, 1994 p. 104)What's good for the goose is good for the gander."What is appropriate for one person is equally appropriate for another person in a similair context."
He was in LOGIC a great critic, Profoundly skill'd in analytic; He could distinguish, and divide A hair 'twixt south, and south-west side: On either which he would dispute, Confute, change hands, and still confute, He'd undertake to prove, by force Of argument, a man's no horse; He'd prove a buzzard is no fowl, And that a lord may be an owl, A calf an alderman, a goose a justice, And rooks Committee-men and Trustees.Canto I, line 65.
What's sauce for the gander is sauce for the goose.karl marx
Why may not a goose say thus: "All the parts of the universe I have an interest in: the earth serves me to walk upon, the sun to light me; the stars have their influence upon me; I have such an advantage by the winds and such by the waters; there is nothing that yon heavenly roof looks upon so favourably as me. I am the darling of Nature! Is it not man that keeps and serves me?"Michel de Montaigne
I dare not hope to please a Cinna's ear. Or sing what Varus might vouchsafe to hear; Harsh are the sweetest lays that I can bring, So screams a goose where swans melodious sing.james beattie
The Friar preached against stealing, and had a goose in his sleeve.George Herbert
'Tis bad enough in man or woman To steal a goose from off a common; But surely he's without excuse Who steals a common from the goose.Epigram in Carey's Commonplace Book of Epigrams (1872). Different versions of the same were prompted by the Enclosure Acts. One version given in Sabrinæ Corolla was written when Charles Pratt, first Earl of Camden, took a common strip of land in front of Camden House. Oct. 7, 1764.
He'd undertake to prove, by force Of argument, a man's no horse. He'd prove a buzzard is no fowl, And that a Lord may be an owl, A calf an Alderman, a goose a Justice, And rooks, Committee-men or Trustees.Samuel Butler, Hudibras, Part I (1663-64), Canto I, line 71.
The art of taxation consists in so plucking the goose as to obtain the largest possible amount of feathers with the smallest possible amount of hissing.Variously attributed to Jean Baptiste Colbert, minister of finance to Louis XIV of France; and Cardinal Mazarin, under whom Colbert served. Reported in Burton Stevenson, ed., The Home Book of Quotations (1967), 10th ed., p. 2300f, no. 5.
Thinking to get at once all the gold the goose could give, he killed it and opened it only to find nothing.The Goose with the Golden Eggs
Well, you may have roasted my robot, but I'm the head chef around here - and I say it's about time your goose was cooked!!Who: Baron K. Roolenstein
It was not curiosity that killed the goose who laid the golden egg, but an insatiable greed that devoured common sense.E.A. Bucchianeri, quoted in Resurrecting America's Entrepreneurial Spirit: A Practical Approach for ... p.113
To maintain the P/PC Balance, the balance between the golden egg (production) and the health and welfare of the goose (production capability) is often a difficult judgment call. But I suggest it is the very essence of effectiveness.Stephen R. Covey, in The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change] p.67
It's a pity others had to leave theirs on the ground at goose Green to prove it.Neil Gordon Kinnock
Mother goose is on the loose, stealing lines from Lenny Bruce.lenny bruce
I don’t care if you call it AO for Adults Only, or Chopped Liver or Father goose. Your movie will still have the stigma of being in a category that’s going to be inhabited by the very worst of pictures.jack valenti
Does not even the most sexually democratic of us, among which number I unquestionably count myself, not choke back the tiniest sob at the sight of poor old Denis stumbling along behind, struggling pitifully to hold his trilby on, as the PM strides across goose Green with the wind managing only to make her hair look more Medusan, and the very mines praying she will not crush them under-heel?alan coren
Heckler: At least Mrs Thatcher has got guts. Neil Kinnock: It's a pity that other people had to leave theirs on the ground at goose Green to prove it.neil kinnock
Sauce for a goose, is Sauce for a Gander.17th century proverb, as found in Sir Roger L'Estrange, Fables of Aesop and Other Eminent Mythologists (1694), Fable 302: "A Husband and Wife twice Married". Compare Francis Kirkman, The English Rogue: Continued, in the Life of Meriton Latroon (1668): "What was sauce for a Goose was sauce for a Gander."
Rock and roll is a music, and why should a music contribute to ... juvenile delinquency? If people are going to be juvenile delinquents, they're going to be delinquents if they hear ... Mother goose rhymes.Elvis Presley, Pop Chronicles: Show 7 - The All American Boy: Enter Elvis and the rock-a-billies. Part 1, interview recorded 1956.
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