I can reason down or deny everything, except this perpetual Belly: feed he must and will, and I cannot make him respectable.
And the L God said unto the serpent, Because thou hast done this, thou art cursed above all cattle, and above every beast of the field; upon thy Belly thou shalt go, and dust shalt thou eat all the days of thy life: And I will put enmity between thy seed and her seed; it shall bruise thy head, and thou shalt bruise his heel.Bible (Old Testament)
He who does not mind his Belly will hardly mind any thing else.
That inescapable animal walks with me,Has followed me since the black womb held,Moves where I move, distorting my gesture,A caricature, a swollen shadow,A stupid clown of the spirit's motive,Perplexes and affronts with his own darkness,The secret life of Belly and bone.delmore schwartz
The Belly is the reason that man does not easily mistake himself for a god.david zindell
Behaving indecently in public, he said "I wish it were as easy to banish hunger by rubbing the Belly."Diogenes of Sinope
I sacrifice to no god save myself And to my Belly, greatest of deities.Euripides
It has been said by a certain general, that the first object in the establishment of an army ought to be making provision for the Belly, that being the basis and foundation of all operations.Frederick II of Prussia
Unreason is now ascendant in the United States in our schools, in our courts, and in each branch of the federal government. Only 28 percent of Americans believe in evolution ; 68 percent believe in Satan . Ignorance in this degree, concentrated in both the head and Belly of a lumbering superpower, is now a problem for the entire world .sam harris
From my mother's sleep I fell into the State, And I hunched in its Belly till my wet fur froze. Six miles from earth, loosed from its dream of life, I woke to black flak and the nightmare fighters. When I died they washed me out of the turret with a hose.Randall Jarrell
You can't have been here that long you haven't got a pot Belly.duke of edinburgh philip
What is got over the Devil's back is spent under the Belly.françois rabelais
Best view of Moscow is from the Belly of the bomber.
A wolf worries about its Belly and a sheep about its life.
Anglers have a way of romanticizing their battles with fish and of forgetting that the fish has a hook in his mouth, his gullet, or his Belly and that his gameness is really an extreme of panic in which he runs, leaps, and pulls to get away until he dies. It would seem to be enough advantage to the angler that the fish has the hook in his mouth rather than the angler.
Let the back and sides go bare, my boys, Let the hands and the feet gang cold; But give to Belly, boys, beer enough, Whether it be new or old.
Back and side go bare, go bare, Both foot and hand go cold; But Belly, God send thee good ale enough, Whether it be new or old.
I sacrifice to no god save myself And to my Belly, greatest of deities.
Behaving indecently in public, he said "I wish it were as easy to banish hunger by rubbing the Belly."
It is a difficult task, O citizens, to make speeches to the Belly, which has no ears.
I wonder at those who think about their body's food, but do not think about their soul's food. They keep away disturbing food from their Belly, but fill up their hearts with destructive subjects.