You like potato and I like po-tah-to,You like tomato and I like to-mah-to;Potato, po-tah-to, tomato, to-mah-to –Let's call the whole thing off!
You say potato and I say po-tah-to You say tomato and I say to-mah-to? Let's call the whole thing off!
Oh, poor Pearl Buck! She has no more bounce than a boiled potato.Katherine Anne Porter
In political practice, therefore, they join in all coercive measures against the working class;and in ordinary life, despite the high-falutin phrases, they stoop to pick up the golden apples, and to barter truth, love, and honour for traffic in wool, beet-root sugar, and potato spirits.karl marx
Humannature will not flourish, any morethana potato, if it be planted and replanted, for too long a series of generations, in the same worn-out soil.Nathaniel Hawthorne
"In films, we are trained by the American way of moviemaking to think we must understand and 'get' everything right away. But this is not possible. When you eat a potato, you don't understand each atom of the potato!"jean-luc godard
Of course it’s also a lot easier to slap a health claim on a box of sugary cereal than on a potato or carrot, with the perverse result that the most healthful foods in the supermarket sit there quietly in the produce section, silent as stroke victims, while a few aisles over, the Cocoa Puffs and Lucky Charms are screaming about their newfound whole-grain goodness.michael pollan
Reading one book is like eating one potato chip.
The man who has not anything to boast of but his illustrious ancestors is like a potato, the only good belonging to him is under ground.
They stoop to pick up golden apples dropped from the tree of industry, and to barter truth , love , and honour for traffic in wool, beetroot-sugar, and potato spirits.