25 Total Quotes

Oliver Herford Quotes

When I go abroad I always sail from Boston because it is such a pleasant place to get away from
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#Boston

A rolling stone gathers no moss, but it gains a certain polish.
Oliver Herford
#American Author

The bubble winked at me and said,'You'll miss me brother, when you're dead'.
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#Brother

Only the young die good.
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#American Author

A woman's mind is cleaner than a man s: She changes it more often.
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#American Author

Age, like distance lends a double charm.
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#American Author

What is my loftiest ambition? I've always wanted to throw an egg at an electric fan.
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#American Author #Ambition

The Irish gave the bagpipes to the Scotts as a joke, but the Scotts haven't seen the joke yet.
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#American Author #Irish

Many are called but few get up.
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#American Author

Manuscript: something submitted in haste and returned at leisure.
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#American Author #Leisure

A man is known by the silence he keeps.
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#American Author

Darling: the popular form of address used in speaking to a member of the opposite sex whose name you cannot at the moment remember.
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#American Author

Modesty: the gentle art of enhancing your charm by pretending not to be aware of it.
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#American Author

Cat: a pygmy lion who loves mice, hates dogs, and patronizes human beings
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#Animals

The bubble winked at me and said,<br/>'You'll miss me brother, when you're dead'.
Oliver Herford
#Brother

Cat: a pygmy lion who loves mice, hates dogs, and patronizes human beings.
Oliver Herford
#American Author

Tact is to lie about others as you would have them lie about you.
Oliver Herford
#American Author

Modesty is the gentle art of enhancing your charm by pretending not to be aware of it.
Oliver Herford
#American Author

Tact: to lie about others as you would have them lie about you.
Oliver Herford
#American Author

A man must love a thing very much if he not only practices it without any hope of fame and money, but even... without any hope of doing it well.
Oliver Herford
#American Author

There is always room at the top - after the investigation.
Oliver Herford
#American Author

When I go abroad I always sail from Boston because it is such a pleasant place to get away from.
Oliver Herford
#American Author