lock horns with quotes

- 10 of 200 Results
A prudent cuckold (and there are many such at Paris) pockets his horns, when he cannot gore with them; and will not add to the tri ...
the vagabond began
To sketch a face that well might buy the soul of any man.
...
Most holy Satyr,
like a goat,
with horns and hooves
to match thy coat
of russet brown.
And like a little beast,
Dappled and without horns,
...
Time, which shows so vacant, indivisible, and divine in its coming, is slit and peddled into trifles and tatters. A door is to be ...
Most things are born in the mothering darkness and most things die. Darkness is the womb of creation, my boy. But the sun with his ...
You slam a politician, you make out he's the devil, with horns and hoofs. But his wife loves him, and so did all his mistresses.
Yes, I know.
Death sits with his key in my lock.
...
I will not argue the matter: Time wastes too fast: every letter I trace tells me with what rapidity Life follows my pen; the days ...
We had got a loaf of home-made bread, and musk and water melons for dessert. For this farmer, a clever and well-disposed man, cult ...
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