Ogden Nash

(August 19, 1902 – May 19, 1971 / New York / United States)

Introspective Reflection


I would live all my life in nonchalance and insouciance
Were it not for making a living, which is rather a nouciance.

Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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