giant timber bamboo quotes- 10 of
That's one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
Out of timber so crooked as that from which man is made nothing entirely straight can be carved.
A stirring dwarf we do allowance give
Before a sleeping giant.
A bamboo stick makes a good child.
One bamboo does not make a raft.
One stick of bamboo can not make a raft.
Even in a bamboo tube, a snake still wants to wiggle.
Trees not trimmed don't make good timber; children not educated don't make useful people.
He was burned, so he ran into the bamboo grove, but the grove caught fire.
This whole moment is the groin
Of a borborygmic giant who even now
Is rolling over on us in his sleep.
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