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"The lunatic fringe wags the underdog." - H L Mencken

"A dog wags its tail with its heart." - Martin Buxbaum

"You wags that judge by rote, and damn by rule." - Thomas Otway

"Say something idiotic and nobody but a dog politely wags his tail." - Virginia Graham

"The dog wags his tail, not for you, but for your bread." - Proverbs

"Learn why the world wags and what wags it. That is the only thing which the poor mind can never exhaust, never alienate, never be tortured by, never fear or distrust, and never dream of regretting." - T. H. White

"The reason a dog has so many friends is that he wags his tail instead of his tongue." - Anonymous

"And, looking on it with lack-lustre eye, Says very wisely, "It is ten o'clock: Thus we may see," quoth he, "how the world wags."" - William Shakespeare

"The fairy stitching gleams On the sides and in the seams, And it shows That Pixies were the wags Who tipped these funny tags And these toes." - Frederick Locker-Lampson

"And, looking on it with lack-lustre eye, Says very wisely, It is ten o'clock: Thus we may see, quoth he, how the world wags." - William Shakespeare

"The world likes humor, but it treats it patronizingly. It decorates its serious artists with laurel, and its wags with Brussels sprouts." - E B White

"A man may smile and bid you hail Yet wish you to the devil; But when a good dog wags his tail, You know he's on the level." - Jerry Smith

"A man running for office puts me in mind of a dog that's lost-he smells everybody he meets, and wags himself all over." - Josh Billings

"America is a large, friendly dog in a very small room. Every time it wags its tail it knocks over a chair." - Arnold J Toynbee

"A man may smile and bid you hail Yet wish you to the devil; But when a good dog wags his tail, You know he's on the level." - Anonymous

"America is a large, friendly dog in a very small room. Every time it wags its tail, it knocks over a chair." - Arnold Toynbee

"I have not watched WAGs World, I have not watched the BBC's Upstairs, Downstairs, either. It would be Downton Abbey, I think." - Theresa May

"America is a large friendly dog in a small room. Every time it wags its tail it knocks over a chair." - Arnold J Toynbee

"In fact, now I come to think of it, do we decide questions, at all? We decide answers, no doubt: but surely the questions decide us? It is the dog, you know, that wags the tail-not the tail that wags the dog." - Lewis Carroll

"Learn why the world wags and what wags it. That is the only thing which the mind can never exhaust, never alienate, never be tortured by, never fear or distrust, and never dream of regretting. Learning is the only thing for you. Look what a lot of things there are to learn." - T. H. White

"Wanderers, Dublin's oldest rugby club, has been described more than once as the club of the Church and the Army: the wags added "...unfortunately the wrong Church and the wrong Army."" - Gemma Hussey

"The dog wags its tail only at living things. A tail wag, the equivalent of a human smile, is bestowed upon people, dogs , cats, squirrels, even mice and butterflies. - but no lifeless things. A dog won't wag its tail to its dinner or to a bed, card, stick, or even a bone." - Jean Craighead George

"The social intuitionist model offers an explanation of why moral and political arguments are so frustrating: because moral reasons are the tail wagged by the intuitive dog. A dog's tail wags to communicate. You can't make a dog happy by forcibly wagging its tail. And you can't change people's minds by utterly refuting their arguments." - Jonathan Haidt

"In a theatre it happened that a fire started off stage. The clown came out to tell the audience. They thought it was a joke and applauded. He told them again, and they became still more hilarious. This is the way, I suppose, that the world will be destroyed-amid the universal hilarity of wits and wags who think it is all a joke." - Soren Kierkegaard

"The social intuitionist model offers an explanation of why moral and political arguments are so frustrating: because moral reasons are the tail wagged by the intuitive dog. A dog's tail wags to communicate. You ca' make a dog happy by forcibly wagging its tail. And you ca' change people's minds by utterly refuting their arguments." - Jonathan Haidt

"Well, there were definitely elements of my rise in radio that had to do with my being black. But going back as far as Walter Winchell, Army Archerd and Hedda Hopper, legendary wags would grab a radio microphone and talk about what Errol Flynn and other stars were up to." - Wendy Williams

"The Coalition's message of jobs and growth is resonating very, very strongly in North and Central Queensland and one thing they're particularly fearful of is the possibility of a Green-Labor government, a government in which the Green tail wags the Labor dog." - George Brandis

"And how do you know that you're mad? "To begin with," said the Cat, "a dog's not mad. You grant that?" I suppose so, said Alice. "Well then," the Cat went on, "you see a dog growls when it's angry, and wags it's tail when it's pleased. Now I growl when I'm pleased, and wag my tail when I'm angry. Therefore I'm mad." - Lewis Carroll

"All live by seeming. The beggar begs with it, and the gay courtier Gains land and title, rank and rule, by seeming; The clergy scorn it not, and the bold soldier Will eke with it his service.-All admit it, All practise it; and he who is content With showing what he is, shall have small credit In church, or camp, or state.-So wags the world." - Walter Scott

"And then he drew a dial from his poke, And looking with lack-lustre eye, Says very wisely, 'It is ten o'clock: Thus we may see', Quoth he, 'how the world wags: 'Tis but an hour ago since it was nine, And after one hour more 'twill be eleven; And so from hour to hour we ripe and ripe, And then from hour to hour we rot and rot." - William Shakespeare

"Your death and my death are mainly of importance to ourselves. The black plumes will be stripped off our hearses within the hour; tears will dry, hurt hearts close again, our graves grow level with the church-yard, and although we are away, the world wags on. It does not miss us; and those who are near us, when the first strangeness of vacancy wears off, will not miss us much either." - Alexander Smith



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