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Some animals are cunning and evil-disposed, as the fox; others, as the dog, are fierce, friendly, and fawning. Some are gentle and easily tamed, as the elephant; some are susceptible of shame, and watchful, as the goose. Some are jealous and fond of ornament, as the peacock.
The early Celtic Christians called the Holy Spirit 'the wild goose.' And the reason why is they knew that you cannot tame him.
A fox should not be on the jury at a goose's trial.
The snow goose need not bathe to make itself white. Neither need you do anything but be yourself.
What is sauce for the goose is sauce for the gander.
Marcus Terentius Varro
What is sauce for the goose may be sauce for the gander but is not necessarily sauce for the chicken, the duck, the turkey or the guinea hen.
Alice B. Toklas
Is education possibly a process of trading awareness for things of lesser worth? The goose who trades his is soon a pile of feathers.
I guess my thermometer for my baseball fever is still a goose bump.
When you're the cash cow that lays the golden goose egg, people are always going to cheer you on, whatever.
Laissez Faire was very good sauce for the goose, labor, but was very poor sauce for the gander, capital.
The goose that lays the golden eggs likes to lay where there are eggs already.
A goose flies by a chart which the Royal Geographical Society could not mend.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
I do not believe in God because I do not believe in Mother Goose.
When I sit down to write, I just let the goose out of the bottle.
The buzz is still with me. I get goose bumps.
When you go to the movie theater and the opening of this movie and you see the kids just cracking up with a character you are giving your voice to, you get goose bumps. It's so beautiful.
It gives me goose bumps and little butterflies in the stomach when I start thinking about the 'golden slam.'
My trumpeting sounds like a goose farting in the fog.
I think only a batsman will be able to tell you about the goose bumps he gets after hitting a perfect cover drive. I'm one of them.
Any powerful technology has sauce for the goose and the gander... It's just an extension of humanity.
John Perry Barlow
Think of submitting our measure to the advice of politicians! I would as soon submit the subject of the equality of a goose to a fox.
Anna Howard Shaw
Stravinsky used Mother Goose. He was influenced by Mother Goose, indirectly, but very beautifully.
For watching sports, I tend to drink Guinness; early evenings always begin well with a Grey Goose and tonic with plenty of lime; and on a cold winter's night, there's nothing quite like a glass of Black Maple Hill... an absolute peach of a bourbon.
Don't kill the golden goose.
Once you're in the military, she means a lot more to you than just a grandmother. She is the queen. And then you suddenly, it's like start realizing, you know, wow, this is quite a big deal. And then you get goose bumps and then the rest of it.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
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