sour-gourd quotes

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The fathers have eaten sour grapes, and the children's teeth are set on edge.
The soldiers also mocked him, coming up and offering him sour wine, and saying, "If you are the King of the Jews, save yourself!"
Are you not the oasis where I dream, and the gourd from which I drink in long draughts the wine of memory?
One learns quite easily to identify the rich person who is making a career out of dangling the carrot; of being fawned on by insti ...
I suppose any note, no matter how sour, sounds like a song if you hold onto it long enough.
Wit is a lean creature with sharp inquiring nose, whereas humor has a kindly eye and a comfortable girth. Wit, if it be necessary, ...
Good writing is always a breaking of the soil, clearing away prejudices, pulling up of sour weeds of crooked thinking, stripping t ...
Nothing goes sour more easily than the life of pleasure.
One who can find lemons sweet and grapes sour is ready for Dame Fortune.
Like many another romance, the romance of the family turns sour when the money runs out. If we really cared about families, we wou ...
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