Quotes: cabbage

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  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    Soap and education are not as sudden as a massacre, but they are more deadly in the long run. Training is everything. The peach was once a bitter almond; cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    Training is everything. The peach was once a bitter almond; cauliflower is nothing, but cabbage with a college education.
  • Carol Shields
    Carol Shields
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    A woman's life isn't worth a plateful of cabbage if she hasn't felt life stir under her heart. Taking a little one to nurse, watching him grow to manhood, that's what love is.
  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
    Henry Louis Mencken
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    An idealist is one who, on noticing that roses smell better than a cabbage, concludes that it will also make better soup.
  • Juvenal
    Juvenal
    Roman poet about 1st century AD
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    Like warmed-up cabbage served at each repast, The repetition kills the wretch at last.
  • James Russell Lowell
    James Russell Lowell
    American Romantic poet, critic, editor, and diplomat 1819-1891
    James Russell Lowell
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    The question of common sense is ''what is it good for?'' A question which would abolish the rose and be answered triumphantly by the cabbage.
  • Ambrose Bierce
    Ambrose Bierce
    American writer 1842-1914
    Ambrose Bierce
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    Cabbage: A familiar kitchen-garden vegetable about as large and wise as a man's head.
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