Giggling: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Nov 26, 2008 - 28 pages
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Familiar Quotations ArrestingIf the cops arrest a mime, do they tell him he has the right to remain silent?ndash;AnonymousBats have no bankers and they do not drink and cannot be arrested and pay no tax and, in general, bats have it made.ndash;John BerrymanPolice arrested two kids yesterday, one was drinking battery acid, the other was eating fireworks. They charged one and let the other one off.ndash;Tommy CooperAn unjust law is itself a species of violence. Arrest for its breach is more so.ndash;Mahatma GandhiI claim that in losing the spinning wheel we lost our left lung. We are, therefore, suffering from galloping consumption. The restoration of the wheel arrests the progress of the fell disease.ndash;Mahatma GandhiKnow thyself. A maxim as pernicious as it is ugly. Whoever studies himself arrest his own development. A caterpillar who seeks to know himself would never become a butterfly.ndash;Andreacute; GideAdvertising may be described as the science of arresting the human intelligence long enough to get money from it.ndash;Stephen LeacockThe secret to eternal youth is arrested development.ndash;Alice Roosevelt LongworthThe features of our face are hardly more than gestures which force of habit made permanent. Nature, like the destruction of Pompeii, like the metamorphosis of a nymph into a tree, has arrested us in an accustomed movement.ndash;Marcel ProustThe story of Americans is the story of arrested metamorphoses. Those who achieve success come to a halt and accept themselves as they are. Those who fail become resigned and accept themselves as they are.ndash;Harold Rosenberg

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