water a duck's back quotes

- 10 of 200 Results
If you keep your feathers well oiled the water of criticism will run off as from a duck's back.
... never seeing
Deeper down in the well than where the water
...
From a drop of water a logician could infer the possibility of an Atlantic or a Niagara without having seen or heard of one or the ...
Such as even poets would admit perforce
More practical than Pegasus the horse
If it could put a star back in its course.
These Republican leaders have not been content with attacks on me, or my wife, or on my sons. No, not content with that, they now ...
This sand seemed to us the connecting link between land and water. It was a kind of water on which you could walk, and you could s ...
Then the LORD said to Moses, "Stretch out your hand over the sea, so that the water may come back upon the Egyptians, upon their c ...
According to U.S. strategy, if you never see the other, his destruction will be more acceptable ... so that when Iraqi soldiers su ...
I think the people over here are coming to realize what would happen if Germany and Italy won a European war. We would be out of t ...
image
of water, a brightness
not gold, not silver,
rippling
as if with laughter.
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