Flies Quotes

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1. “Seropusly, why do flies line up in the sky every time someone lies? Hovering over they long to take the shit out from where It belongs so They compete to eat it alive.”

Tags : Acrostic Cheating Competition Crap Falsehood Flies Fooling Liars Lies Line Lining Mischief Shit Telling Lies Telling Stories Wrong Path Wrongdoing
Source : ACross Tic

2. “FLIES IN DISGUISETell me,Have youReally seenFlies in a child's eyesOr heard their hungry criesIn the middleOf the night?Don't lie.You can protest all you wantAbout peaceAnd genocide,But unless you are willingTo take beatings for your fights,Your display of trendy showmanshipSimply ain't right.Go on,Carry your useless signsAbout an issue the worldAlready abhors,But it's TRUEHeartfelt actionsThat will preventSuits andSenatorsFrom creatingAny more wars.”

Tags : Actions Beatings Fight Flies Heartfelt Inspirational Action Justice March Peace Politician Poor Poverty Protesting Refugee Senator Suits Third World Truth Unity War Wars World Peace
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

3. “True hope is swift, and flies with swallow's wings.”

Tags : Flies Hope Shakespeare Swallows Swift Wings

4. “Where there are humans, You'll find flies,And Buddhas.”

Tags : Buddhism Flies Zen

5. “38. “A wet bird never flies at night.” (My grandfather said that to me when I was a child and warned me not to forget it. I remember his words but never did figure out what he meant!)”

Tags : A And At But Did Figure Flies He His I It Meant My Never Night Out Said That To Was What When Words
Source : Life on the Edge: The Next Generation's Guide to a Meaningful Future

6. “When the weaver bird flies, nobody talks; when the busy bee flies, no one will make comments... But when a human being begins to fly, you begin to hear talks in the town such as "abomination!... where did he get the wings from?". Never mind! Your dreams are your wings, so decide to fly!”

Tags : Bee Begin To Fly Bird Birds Bumble Bee Busy Bee Comments Discourage Discouragement Flies Fly Food For Thought Human Human Beings Israelmore Ayivor Negative Negative People Negativity Never Mind Town Wings
Source : The Great Hand Book of Quotes

7. “The more light in your composition, the more generous you are. That is the first sign of a true light warrior. They give without waiting for you to ask. They give without expecting to be repaid. They give to strangers and even offer help to enemies. And sadly, because their light is so bright, they also attract tons of bugs and flies their way.”

Tags : Bugs Enemies Flies Generosity Generous Give Giving Kindness Light Pests Strangers Warrior
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

8. “(Parody that is often falsely believed to be a true quote of Mariah Carey's) Whenever I watch TV and see those poor starving kids all over the world, I can't help but cry. I mean I'd love to be skinny like that but not with all those flies and death and stuff. ”

Tags : Death Flies Humor Starving Stupid
Author : MAD Magazine

9. “You never walk alone. Even the devil is the lord of flies.”

Tags : Bacteria Company Devil Enemies Flies Friends Loneliness Multiplicity Particles Relationships Solitude

10. “The ripe, the golden month has come again, and in Virginia the chinkapins are falling. Frost sharps the middle music of the seasons, and all things living on the earth turn home again... the fields are cut, the granaries are full, the bins are loaded to the brim with fatness, and from the cider-press the rich brown oozings of the York Imperials run. The bee bores to the belly of the grape, the fly gets old and fat and blue, he buzzes loud, crawls slow, creeps heavily to death on sill and ceiling, the sun goes down in blood and pollen across the bronzed and mown fields of the old October.”

Tags : And Chinkapins Apples Autumn Chestnuts Cider Death Flies October
Author : Thomas Wolfe
Source : Of Time and the River: A Legend of Man's Hunger in His Youth

11. “717! You are behaving like a demented bluebottle - stop that!”

Tags : Bees Flies Funny Nature Simile Wildlife
Author : Laline Paull
Source : The Bees

12. “You catch a lot more flies with honey than vinegar, as they say, though I warrant you get even more flies with corpses. Flies aren’t too picky, when you come to it.”

Tags : Catching Corpse Dead Body Flies Vinegar
Source : A Collector of Spirits

13. “My mouth fell open in incredulity.“Ah, Maria. Are you trying to tell me you’ve taken up the sport of fly-catching with your mouth?”Ros reached over and lifted my chin.“And an assistant too. So that you don’t scare the little flies away. How wonderful; I didn’t realise it was a team sport. Interesting. Tell me, what do they taste like? I can’t imagine a fly filling any hole in your stomach. How many have you caught?”“That’s disgusting.” Ros screwed her face up.“My thoughts exactly.”

Tags : Disgusting Father Flies Fly Friends Games Incredulity
Author : Kelly Batten
Source : One Day You'll Find Me

14. “They all seemed hungry, happy, and healthy enough in their buzzing—oh the days were hot, and the noise of bees filled the air that was dusty with pollen and sun haze, and there were tiny black flies stuck to one another crowded by the creek and a creek stink rising from the deep pool under the willow tree where a wheat sack of new kittens had been drowned, and their tiny terrible struggling had shot like an electric current through the confusion of muddy water and up the arm of the person who had tied the stone around the mouth of the sack and thrust it into the water; and the culprit had not been able to brush away the current; it penetrated her body and made her heart beat with fear and pity. I was the culprit.”

Tags : Bees Cat Cats Creek Drowning Flies Kitten Kittens Willow Willow Tree
Author : Janet Frame
Source : Scented Gardens for the Blind

15. “And when Hugh would grow progressively Gandhi on me, I'd remind him that these were pests---disease carriers who feasted upon the dead and then came indoors to dance upon our silverware.”

Tags : Flies
Author : David Sedaris
Source : When You Are Engulfed in Flames

16. “Perhaps you should speak more softly to me, then. Monsters are dangerous beasts, and just now kings seem to be dying like flies.”

Tags : Danger Dangerous Death Die Flies Kings Monsters Soft Speak Whisper
Source : A Storm of Swords

17. “Birds are the eyes of heaven, and flies are the spies of hell.”

Tags : Birds Eyes Flies Heaven Hell Spies
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

18. “The masses of flies over the dirt do not state their unity; it is the dirt that brings them together.”

Tags : Dirt Flies Harmony Masses Peace Unity

19. “When I left the kitchen the whole family were all gazing upwards at the dancing flies.”

Tags : Flies Kitchen
Source : The Vet's Daughter

20. “In a world that was not easy for Alice to bear or understand, flies were the final and malicious burden laid upon her.”

Tags : Flies Humor Life

21. “Flies purify the air, and plays--the morals.”

Tags : Flies Morals
Author : Anton Chekhov

22. “Flies are the dead man's revenge.”

Tags : Flies Revenge
Source : A Storm of Swords

23. “When the Attorney-General ceased, a buzz arose in the court as if a cloud of great blue-flies were swarming about the prisoner, in anticipation of what he was soon to become.”

Tags : A Tale Of Two Cities Anticipation Blue Flies Buzz Death Dry Humor Flies Funny Humorous Mob Mentality Swarm Trials
Source : A Tale of Two Cities