For there are many unruly and vain talkers and deceivers, specially they of the circumcision: Whose mouths must be stopped, who subvert whole houses, teaching things which they ought not, for filthy lucre's sake.
It is the glory and good of Art, That Art remains the one way possible Of speaking truth, to mouths like mine, at least.Robert Browning
As many were astonished at thee; his visage was so marred more than any man, and his form more than the sons of men: Soshall hesprinkle many nations; the kings shall shut their mouths at him: for that which had not been told them shall they see; and that which they had not heard shall they consider.Bible (Old Testament)
Blind mouths! that scarcethemselves know how to hold A sheep-hook.john milton
I stuffed their mouths with gold.Aneurin Bevan
The upper classes really shouldn't open their mouths on television. Whatever it is they're saying, all your brain actually hears is "Tra la la, I live in a bubble, tra la la, murder a fox, tra la la, Conde Nast Traveller, tra la la, Kensington High Street, tra la la." They should know their place and keep quiet.charlie brooker
Queen Victoria - I thought gags were things that were put by authority into people's mouths.D'Oyly Carte - These gags, your Majesty, are things that people put into their own mouths without authority
"I think both [Killers frontman] Brandon [Flowers] and I are alike because we both use too much hair product and run our mouths way more than our bands like."brandon flowers
He doth raise his country's fame with his own And in the mouths of nations yet unborn His praises will be sung; Death comes to all, But great achievements build a monument Which shall endure until the sun grows cold.
It is the glory and good of Art That Art remains the one way possible Of speaking truth, to mouths like mine, at least.Robert Browning
Both sexes allow men dentists inside our mouths, but, well, have you ever let a man who is a dental hygienist inside your mouth? The man must earn his way to our private places in a way not required of a woman--he must become the doctor or the dentist, or forget it.warren farrell
The point is that we are among those who cannot get their mouths around all the little Yeses that add up to tacit acceptance of a world run by crackpot realists and subject to blind drift. And that, you see, is something to which we do belong; we belong to those who are still capable of personally rejecting. Our minds are not yet captive.c. wright mills
Blind mouths! That scarce themselves know how to hold A sheep-hook.john milton
What then did you expect when you unbound the gag that muted those black mouths? That they would chant your praises? Did you think that when those heads that our fathers had forcibly bowed down to the ground were raised again, you would find adoration in their eyes?jean-paul sartre
We must oppose programs that would take food from the mouths of younger generations to buy prescription drugs for old people, and we must do it... for the children.l. neil smith
What did you expect when you unbound the gag that muted those black mouths? That they would chant your praises ? Did you think that when these heads that out fathers had forcibly bowed down to the ground were raised again, you would find adoration in their eyes ?
The city, that monster with a hundred mouths and a thousand ears, a monster that knows nothing but says everything, had written me off.
Show you sweet Cæsar's wounds, poor, poor dumb mouths, And bid them speak for me.william shakespeare
Variant translation: It is the nature of ambition to make men liars and cheats, to hide the truth in their breasts, and show, like jugglers, another thing in their mouths, to cut all friendships and enmities to the measure of their own interest, and to make a good countenance without the help of good will.
O God, that men should put an enemy in their mouths to steal away their brains! that we should, with joy, pleasance, revel, and applause, transform ourselves into beasts!william shakespeare
I will ask him for my place again; he shall tell me, I am a drunkard! Had I as many mouths as Hydra, such an answer would stop them all. To be now a sensible man, by and by a fool, and presently a beast!william shakespeare