Hisfacewearing thefixityof athoughtful child'swho has felt the pricks of life somewhat before his time.
These bastards who run our country are a bunch of conniving, thieving, smug pricks who need to be brought down and removed and replaced with a whole new system that we control.Michael Moore
It is hard for thee to kick against the pricks.Acts, IX. 5. (Hoyt's New Cyclopedia Of Practical Quotations)
It is hard for thee to kick against the pricks.Acts, IX. 5. Same idea in Æschylus, Agamemnon, line 1,635.
And in such indexes (although small pricks To their subsequent volumes) there is seen The baby figure of the giant mass Of things to come at large.william shakespeare
Do not kick against the pricks.l. 1624
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