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I think we consider too much the good luck of the early bird and not enough the bad luck of the early worm.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
If man makes himself a worm he must not complain when he is trodden on.
To revolt is a natural tendency of life. Even a worm turns against the foot that crushes it. In general, the vitality and relative dignity of an animal can be measured by the intensity of its instinct to revolt.
The early bird may get the worm, but its the second mouse that gets the cheese.
Edible - good to eat and wholesome to digest, as a worm to a toad, a toad to a snake, a snake to a pig, a pig to a man, and a man to a worm.
In software systems it is often the early bird that makes the worm.
The early bird catches the worm.
If you stay with this game long enough, the worm is bound to turn.
Is it sin, which makes the worm a chrysalis, and the chrysalis a butterfly, and the butterfly dust?
Sometimes the early bird gets the worm, but sometimes the early bird gets frozen to death.
Edible, adj.: Good to eat, and wholesome to digest, as a worm to a toad, a toad to a snake, a snake to a pig, a pig to a man, and a man to a worm.
To strip a man of all loyalties but those to the state, makes him not only a worm but a monster, without a shred of humanity.
Man cannot produce a single work without the assistance of the slow, assiduous, corrosive worm of thought.
Great indebtedness does not make men grateful, but vengeful; and if a little charity is not forgotten, it turns into a gnawing worm.
Envy, like the worm, never runs but to the fairest fruit; like a cunning bloodhound, it singles out the fattest deer in the flock.
God gives every bird his worm, but He does not throw it into the nest.
P. D. James
The early bird gets the worm. The early worm... gets eaten.
Norman Ralph Augustine
I feel like I just grabbed a big juicy worm with a right sharp hook in the middle of it.
Lyndon B. Johnson
A three year old child is a being who gets almost as much fun out of a fifty-six dollar set of swings as it does out of finding a small green worm.
The Carter Center has the only existing international taskforce on disease eradication. Which means a total elimination of a disease on the face of the Earth. In the history of the world, there's only been one disease eradicated: smallpox. The second disease, I think, is gonna be guinea worm.
Pleasure only starts once the worm has got into the fruit, to become delightful happiness must be tainted with poison.
Back up everything! You are not invulnerable. Catastrophic data loss can happen to you - one worm or Trojan is all it takes.
To suggest that God specifically created a worm to torture small African children is blasphemy as far as I can see. The Archbishop of Canterbury doesn't believe that.
The message is not so much that the worms will inherit the Earth, but that all things play a role in nature, even the lowly worm.
It's hard to know which stars in the sky will turn into black holes. And which ones will open up worm holes into entire new universes.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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