cooper quotes

- 10 of 94 Results
Although there have been witty big men--Oscar Wilde comes first to mind--wit and humor seem more in the province of the smaller ma ...
I was born a mechanic, and made a barrel before I was ten years old. The cooper told my father, "Fanny made that barrel, and has d ...
Of the several villains in the book, Kazbich and his florid speech (as rendered by Maksim Maksimich) are an obvious product of lit ...
During Prohibition days, when South Carolina was actively advertising the iodine content of its vegetables, the Hell Hole brand of ...
Do me a favor, will you? Keep away from the windows. Somebody might ... blow you a kiss.
First you find a little thread, a little thread leads you to a string, and the string leads you to a rope. And from the rope you h ...
I know one husband and wife who, whatever the official reasons given to the court for the break up of their marriage, were really ...
A blank helpless sort of face, rather like a rose just before you drench it with D.D.T.
When he said we were trying to make a fool of him, I could only murmur that the Creator had beat us to it.
Well, farmers never have made money. I don't believe we can do much about it. But of course we will have to seem to be doing somet ...
1 2 3 NEXT
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright ©  2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Advertise with Us Contact Us Suggest a Word Help