My mother always told me the best way to learn to deal with a man was to learn to ride a mule. She said they have about equal brains most of the time. Sometimes the mule is smarter.
What that Sicilian mule was to me, I have been to the Queen.
You got to have smelt a lot of mule manure before you can sing like a hillbilly.
May the Gods, if they did not die of boredom, never give you one of those flat kingdoms to govern; may lead you through mountain paths; may they give you for a companion a good Andalusian mule with eyes like wells, a brow like an anvil, and who stops dead in his tracks because he sees the shadow his ears make on the road in front of him.Émile chartier
He beat him like a rented mule.mike lange
If you take a bale of hay and tie it to the tail of a mule and then strike a match and set the bale of hay on fire, and if you then compare the energy expended shortly thereafter by the mule with the energy expended by yourself in the striking of the match, you will understand the concept of amplification.william shockley
My favorite animal is the mule. He has more sense than a horse. He knows when to stop eating — and when to stop working.harry s. truman
Qui ne s'adventure n'a cheval ny mule, ce dist Salomon. Qui trop, dist Echephron, s'adventure perd cheval et mule, respondit Malcon.
Ten acres and a mule.
If you take a bale of hay and tie it to the tail of a mule and then strike a match and set the bale of hay on fire, and if you then compare the energy expended shortly thereafter by the mule with the energy expended by yourself in the striking of the match, you will understand the concept of amplification.
It is somewhat curious that the three persons whose names are the most universally recorded were of very obscure parentage. Moses was a foundling; Jesus Christ was born in a stable; and Mahomet was a mule driver.
Let all the men who claim to own a horse or mule [with the Confederate Army] take the animals home with them to work their little farms.
She falls down a well, her eyes go cross. She gets kicked by a mule. They go back. I don't know.eddie
It seems to me a barren thing this Conservatisman unhappy cross-breed, the mule of politics that engenders nothing.
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