I once sat on the rim of a mesa above the Rio Grande for three days and nights, trying to have a vision. I got hungry and saw God in the form of a beef pie.
As you can imagine, over the years I have been asked many times to discuss and explain my song "American pie" I have never discussed the lyrics, but have admitted to the Holly reference in the opening stanzas. You will find many interpretations of my lyrics but none of them by me. … Sorry to leave you all on your own like this but long ago I realized that songwriters should make their statements and move on, maintaining a dignified silence.Don McLean
The menu could not guarantee GM-free food but I ate vegetarian shepherd's pie.
He has an oar in every man's boat, and a finger in every pie.Miguel de Cervantes
The best of all physicians is apple pie and cheese!Eugene Field
Labor is not fighting for a larger slice of the national pie. Labor is fighting for a larger pie.walter reuther
Quella guerra è giusta ch’ è necessaria : e quelle armi sono pie, nelle quali non resta altra speranza che nelle dette armi.francesco sansovino
The future, wave or no wave, seems to me no unified dream but a mince pie, long in the baking, never quite done.
I rather die on my feet than live upon my knees.emiliano zapata
What we Republicans should stand for is growth in the economy. We ought to make the pie higher.george w. bush
One hopeful sign that the filmmakers can learn and grow is that the sequel does not contain a single pie, if you know what I mean.roger ebert
The key insight of Adam Smith's Wealth of Nations is misleadingly simple: if an exchange between two parties is voluntary, it will not take place unless both believe they will benefit from it. Most economic fallacies derive from the neglect of this simple insight, from the tendency to assume that there is a fixed pie, that one party can gain only at the expense of another.Milton Friedman
If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe.carl sagan
The chief requisite for the making of a good chicken pie is chicken; no amount of culinary legerdemain can make up for the lack of chicken. In the same way, the chief requisite for the history of science is intimate scientific knowledge; no amount of philosophic legerdemain can make up for its absence.george sarton
Let's not talk about Communism . Communism was just an idea , just pie in the sky .Boris Yeltsin
If an exchange between two parties is voluntary, it will not take place unless both believe they will benefit from it. Most economic fallacies derive from the neglect of this simple insight, from the tendency to assume that there is a fixed pie, that one party can gain only at the expense of another.Milton Friedman
A slice of pie without cheese is like a kiss without a squeeze.Stephen King
Quella guerra è giusta ch’ è necessaria:;: e quelle armi sono pie, nelle quali non resta altra speranza che nelle dette armi.
Underneath this crust Lies the mouldering dust Of Eleanor Batchelor Shoven, Well versed in the arts Of pies, custards and tarts, And the lucrative trade of the oven. When she lived long enough, She made her last puff, A puff by her husband much praised, And now she doth lie And make a dirt pie, In hopes that her crust may be raised.
Of emotions, of love, of breakup, of love and hate and death and dying, mama, apple pie, and the whole things. It covers a lot of territory, country music does.johnny cash