purr quotes

- 5 of 5 Results
It is a very inconvenient habit of kittens (Alice had once made the remark) that, whatever you say to them, they always purr. "If ...
Beware in the presence of cats: they never give, they do not even retaliate--they only reply, and purr in doing so.
The Republicans stroke platitudes until they purr like epigrams.
You waves, though you dance by my feet like children at play,
Though you glow and you glance, though you purr and you dart; ...
The art of newspaper paragraphing is to stroke a platitude until it purrs like an epigram.
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