Quotation by Richard Sherman

Just a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down.
Richard Sherman, songwriter, Robert Sherman, songwriter, and Clarence Brown. A Spoonful of Sugar (song), in Mary Poppins (film musical) (1964).

Julie Andrews played the title role (based on the Mary Poppins books by P.L. Travers), one of a series of "wholesome" roles which she later attempted to repudiate by wearing the badge, "Mary Poppins is a Junkie."
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