Mentioning: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 570 pages
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Familiar Quotations MentioningThe best morale exist when you never hear the word mentioned. When you hear a lot of talk about it, it's usually lousy.ndash;Dwight EisenhowerMention not a halter in the house of him that was hanged.ndash;George HerbertPositive thinking is the key to success in business, education, pro football, anything that you can mention. I go out there thinking that I'm going to complete every pass.ndash;Ron JaworskiIn making up the character of God, the old theologians failed to mention that He is of infinite cheerfulness. The omission has caused the world much tribulation.ndash;Michael MonahanThere are things of deadly earnest that can only be mentioned under the cover of a joke.ndash;J. J. ProcterIf someone with whom one is having an affair keeps on mentioning some woman whom he knew in the past, however long ago it is since they separated, one is always irritated.ndash;Sei ShonagonMost of my songs are about Jesus. Most of my songs are about the idea that there is salvation, and that there is a Savior. But I won't mention his name in a song just to get a cheap play.ndash;Peter TownsendMentioning ndash; CallingI call a fig a fig, a spade a spade.ndash;Menander of AthensThe more I want to get something done, the less I call it work.ndash;Richard BachI call the discourse of power any discourse that engenders blame, hence guilt, in its recipient.ndash;Roland Barthes

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