Gasping: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Nov 26, 2008 - 113 pages
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Familiar Quotations GarnishingIf a parsley farmer is sued, can they garnish his wages?ndash;AnonymousGarnishing ndash; AdornEach of the arts whose office is to refine, purify, adorn, embellish and grace life is under the patronage of a muse, no god being found worthy to preside over them.ndash;Eliza FarnhamGarnishing ndash; AdornmentThe elegance of honesty needs no adornment.ndash;Merry BrowneFor just as some women are said to be handsome though without adornment, so this subtle manner of speech, though lacking in artificial graces, delights us.ndash;CiceroGarnishing ndash; BeautifyOkay, Vic. Beautify me. Hair, makeup, shellac, whatever it is that you do. Where is that shiny stuff that you keep putting on my lips?ndash;Miss CongenialityTo holy people the very name of Jesus is a name to feed upon, a name to transport. His name can raise the dead and transfigure and beautify the living.ndash;John Henry NewmanGarnishing ndash; DecorationPictures deface walls more often than they decorate them.ndash;Frank Lloyd WrightWithout music to decorate it, time is just a bunch of boring production deadlines or dates by which bills must be paid.ndash;Frank ZappaGarnishing ndash; DressWe act the way we dress. Neglected and untidy clothes reflect a neglected and untidy mind.ndash;AnonymousNakedness reveals itself. Nudity is placed on display. The nude is condemned to never being naked. Nudity is a form of dress.ndash;John Berger

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