Quotations About / On: FLY

  • 21.
    leadership follows the deserving heart whether willing or not like flies on honey.
    (leadership)
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  • 22.
    Like little homing pigeons, a greeting card flies to deliver the message.
    (Walterrean Salley February 2007)
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  • 23.
    Opportunities are like birds, you miss them they fly away
    (opportunities)
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  • 24.
    Butterfly that can fly should not think of himself as a bird
    ()
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  • 25.
    Butterfly that can fly should not think of himself as a bird
    ()
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  • 26.
    ​​'The bird that teaches love, flies away.'
    (Adam M. Snow)
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  • 27.
    Outside literature, high-flown sentiments are merely exasperating.
    (Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Sixth Selection, New York (1989).)
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  • 28.
    A closed mouth catches no flies.
    (Miguel De Cervantes (1547-1616), Spanish writer. Trans. by P. Motteux. Italian proverb quoted by Sancho Panza in Don Quixote, bk. 3, ch. 11, pt. 1 (1605). This is one of the "catalogue of musty proverbs.")
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  • 29.
    I turn and turn in my cell like a fly that doesn't know where to die.
    (Antonio Gramsci (1891-1937), Italian political theorist. Letter, July 20, 1931. Gramsci: Letters from Prison, no. 199, trans. by Raymond Rosenthal (1993). Gramsci had been in prison since 1926, when Mussolini had outlawed the Communist Party, and spent the rest of his life there.)
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  • 30.
    Damn it! What a way to fly into a war—unarmed and out of gas!
    (Larry Forrester, U.S. screenwriter, Hideo Oguni, and Ryuzo Kikushima. Richard Fleischer, Toshio Masuda, Kinji Fukasaku. Major Truman Landon (Norman Alden), Tora! Tora! Tora! As pilot returning from training mission to find Pearl Harbor under attack (1970).)
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