O if we but knew what we do When we delve or hew Hack and rack the growing green! Since country is so tender To touch, her being so slender, That, like this sleek and seeing ball But a prick will make no eye at all, Where we, even where we mean To mend her we end her, When we hew or delve: After-comers cannot guess the beauty been.
Le parfum de mille roses ne pla|"t qu'un instant; mais la douleur que cause une seule de leurs e pines dure longtemps apre' s la piq u" re. The perfume of a thousand roses pleases only for an instant; but the pain caused bya single one of their thorns lasts a long time after the prick.Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre
Know that famous proverb? When the prick stands up, the brains get buried in the ground!
Be near me when my light is low, When the blood creeps, and the nerves prick And tingle; and the heart is sick, And all the wheels of Being slow. Be near me when the sensuous frame Is racked with pains that conquer trust; And Time, a maniac scattering dust, And Life, a Fury slinging flame.Tennyson
America fears the unshaven legs, the unshaven men's cheeks, the aroma of perspiration, and the limp prick. Above all it fears the limp prick.
It's alright, I'm not going to steal your breakfast you fat prick.joey barton
Well, babies are notoriously foul-mouthed. [shot of Charlie pointing at a doll] This one just called Derek a prick!charlie brooker
Yes, he's a prick, but he sure can hit. God Almighty, that man can hit!ty cobb
Each has to get the results of the actions he earned for this life. A pin at least must prick where a wound from a sword was due.sarada devi
Each has to get the results of the actions he earned for this life. A pin at least must prick where a wound from a sword was due.
What need we any spur but our own cause, To prick us to redress?william shakespeare
Hold still, you little prick!
Go prick thy face, and over-red thy fear, Thou lily-liver'd boy.