Home Bemorecreative

Creative Quotations from . . .
Ogden Nash
(1902-1971) born on
Aug 19
US poet. He was noted for off-beat poems like "Candy is Dandy, But Liquor Is Quicker."
         
   
F
And one of his partners asked "Has he vertigo?" and the other glanced out and down and said "Oh no, only about ten feet more."

R
Man is a victim of dope
In the incurable form of hope.
A
What chills the finger not a bit
Is so frigid upon the fundament.
N
To keep your marriage brimming,
With love in the loving cup,
Whenever you're wrong, admit it;
Whenever you're right, shut up.
K
Why did the Lord give us so much quickness of movement unless it was to avoid responsibility?
 
Be More Creative

Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: Mr. Artesian's Conscientiousness, in The Face is Familiar (1940).
R: Good-by, Old Year, You Oaf or Why Don't They Pay the Bonus?, in The Primrose Path (1935).
A: Samson Agonistes
N: Marriage Lines," Little, Brown 64
K: In "Webster's Electronic Quotebase," ed. Keith Mohler, 1994.
   


copyright 1996-2014 by Baertracks at bemorecreative.com