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American comedian and actor 1957-
(mimicking a fish's gills wither side of his neck) Hey... (cracks) You paid to see it... hey... Ever eaten a worm? (2nd fish) What? When did you eat a worm? Oh I was on the riverbank... catching my breath... - thank you, those of you who got that...Source: 15 degrees Off Cool
American humorist, writer
Another possible source of guidance for teenagers is television, but television's message has always been that the need for truth, wisdom and world peace pales by comparison with the need for a toothpaste that offers whiter teeth *and* fresher breath.
English playwright and poet 1564-1616
Youth is full of sport,
age's breath is short;
youth is nimble,
age is lame;
Youth is hot and bold,
age is weak and cold;
Youth is wild, and age is tame.
Miguel de Cervantes
Spanish writer 1547-1616
'Tis the maddest trick a man can ever play in his whole life, to let his breath sneak out of his body without any more ado, and without so much as a rap o'er the pate, or a kick of the guts; to go out like the snuff of a farthing candle, and die merely of the mulligrubs, or the sullens.
Roman emperor 121-180
A little flesh, a little breath, and a Reason to rule all - that is myself.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
American writer 1896-1940
All good writing is swimming under water and holding your breath.
English poet 1572-1632
As virtuous men pass mildly away, and whisper to their souls to go, whilst some of their sad friends do say, the breath goes now, and some say no.
A. E. Housman
British poet 1859-1936
Clay lies still, but blood's a rover;
Breath's a ware that will not keep.
Up, lad: when the journey's over
There'll be time enough to sleep.Source: A Shropshire Lad (1896) No. 4 (Reveille), st. 6
Sir Walter Scott
British writer and poet 1771-1832
Credit is like a looking-glass, which when once sullied by a breath, may be wiped clear again; but if once cracked can never be repaired.
American speaker, lifestyle coach, and author 1935-
Doing is a quantum leap from imagining. Thinking about swimming isn't much like actually getting in the water. Actually getting in the water can take your breath away. The defense force inside of us wants us to be cautious, to stay away from anything as intense as a new kind of action. Its job is to protect us, and it categorically avoids anything resembling danger. But it's often wrong. Anything worth doing is worth doing too soon.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
Except during the nine months before he draws his first breath, no man manages his affairs as well as a tree does.
English writer 1709-1784
Except during the nine months before he draws his first breath, no man manages his affairs as well as a tree. We are inclined to believe those whom we do not know because they have never deceived us.
French writer and philosopher 1712-1778
Fame is but the breath of people, and that often unwholesome.
British management journalist, management consultant and author 1932-2012
Fear is excitement without breath.
Libian painter and writer 1883-1931
For what is it to die but to stand naked in the wind and to melt into the sun? And what is it to cease breathing but to free the breath from its restless tides, that it may rise and expand and seek God unencumbered?
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