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When there is no tiger on the mountain, the monkey becomes king.
The boat is made of dry reeds, and a monkey is steering it.
Any gentleman with the slightest chic will give a girl a fifty dollar bill for the powder room.
Mistakes, scandals, and failures no longer signal catastrophe. The crucial thing is that they be made credible, and that the publi ...
I never liked bananas much anyway. Two-thirds of the way down even one banana I am willing to concede defeat smilingly and give th ...
The surest way to make a monkey of a man is to quote him. That remark in itself wouldn't make any sense if quoted as it stands.
If we complain about the tune, there is no reason to attack the monkey when the organ grinder is present.
My little 'bout-town gal has gone
'Bout town with powder and blue dye
On her pale lids....
The white youth of today have begun to react to the fact that the "American Way of Life" is a fossil of history. What do they care ...
It sometimes strikes me that the whole of science is a piece of impudence; that nature can afford to ignore our impertinent interf ...
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