Perspiring: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 80 pages
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Familiar Quotations PerspiringAmerica fears the unshaven legs, the unshaven men's cheeks, the aroma of perspiration, and the limp prick. Above all it fears the limp prick.ndash;Walter AbishDew is formed on leaves when the sun shines down on them and makes them perspire.ndash;AnonymousInspiration without perspiration is usually sterile.ndash;AnonymousGenius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration.ndash;Thomas EdisonPatience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.ndash;Napoleon HillOne may no more live in the world without picking up the moral prejudices of the world than one will be able to go to hell without perspiring.ndash;Henry MenckenPerspiring ndash; OozeTerror is as much a part of the concept of truth as runniness is of the concept of jam. We wouldn't like jam if it didn't, by its very nature, ooze. We wouldn't like truth if it wasn't sticky, if, from time to time, it didn't ooze blood.ndash;Jean BaudrillardA novelist is, like all mortals, more fully at home on the surface of the present than in the ooze of the past.ndash;Vladimir NabokovPerspiring ndash; SweatI don't feel right unless I have a sport to play or at least a way to work up a sweat.ndash;Hank AaronDon't sweat the petty things, and don't pet the sweaty things.ndash;Anonymous

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