fly in the ointment quotes

- 10 of 200 Results
To expect to increase prices and then to maintain them at a higher level by means of a plan which must of necessity increase produ ...
A celibate, like the fly in the heart of an apple, dwells in a perpetual sweetness, but sits alone, and is confined and dies in si ...
A man must know how to fly in the face of opinion; a woman to submit to it.
Bonnie Lee: Oh, it's the most wonderful thing I've ever seen.
Geoff Carter [sarcastically]: Yes, it reminded you of a great b
...
I wanted to learn to fly, not because it was the smart thing to do in the 1920s, but because I was afraid of anything that flew... ...
With a bending sail we glided rapidly by Tyngsborough and Chelmsford, each holding in one hand half of a tart country apple pie wh ...
Twinkle, twinkle, little star,
How I wonder what you are!
Up above the world so high,
Like a diamond in the sky!
I don't think of myself as a sex symbol or a servant. I think of myself as somebody who knows how to open the door of a 747 in the ...
Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints.
"The only one who has ever been really mysterious." (Joan Crawford); "Her mystery was as thick as a London fog." (Tallulah Bankhea ...
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