Ogden Nash

1902 - 1971

A Quote by Ogden Nash on danger

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One would be in less danger From the wiles of the stranger If one's own kin and kith Were more fun to be with.

Ogden Nash (1902 - 1971)

Source: Hard Lines,1931, Family Court

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A Quote by Ogden Nash on hope, learning, and wives

An occasional lucky guess as to what makes a wife tick is the best a man can hope for, Even then, no sooner has he learned how to cope with the tick than she tocks.

Ogden Nash (1902 - 1971)

Source: Marriage Lines, 1964.

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A Quote by Ogden Nash on kindness, life, and people

There are two kinds of people who blow through life like a breeze, And one kind is gossipers, and the other kind is gossipees.

Ogden Nash (1902 - 1971)

Source: I’m a Stranger Her Myself, 1938, I Have It on Good Authority

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A Quote by Ogden Nash on bankers and justice

Bankers Are Just Like Anybody Else, Except Richer

Ogden Nash (1902 - 1971)

Source: I’m a Stranger Here Myself, 1938, Title of poem

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A Quote by Ogden Nash

I think that I shall never see A billboard lovely as a tree. Indeed, unless the billboards fall, I'll never see a tree at all.

Ogden Nash (1902 - 1971)

Source: Happy Days, 1933, Song of the Open Road

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A Quote by Ogden Nash on death and love

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When I remember bygone days I think how evening follows morn So many I loved were not yet dead, So many I love were not yet born.

Ogden Nash (1902 - 1971)

Source: Versus, I949. The Middle

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A Quote by Ogden Nash

Candy Is dandy But liquor Is quicker.

Ogden Nash (1902 - 1971)

Source: Hard Lines,1931, Reflections on Ice Breaking

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A Quote by Ogden Nash on cats and trouble

The trouble with a kitten is that eventually it becomes a cat.

Ogden Nash (1902 - 1971)

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A Quote by Ogden Nash on children, happiness, and parenthood

Children aren't happy with nothing to ignore, And that's what parents were created for.

Ogden Nash (1902 - 1971)

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A Quote by Ogden Nash on children and parenthood

Oh, what a tangled web do parents weave when they think that their children are naive.

Ogden Nash (1902 - 1971)

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