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ElectaWing: “If it’s a panther, don’t anther.” -Ogden Nash

ComicThief: God in His wisdom Made the fly And then forgot To tell us why. -Ogden Nash

RaspiArduino: The Preacher, the Politician, the Teacher, Were each of them once a kiddie. A child, indeed, is a wonderful creature. Do I want one? God Forbiddie! -- Ogden Nash

Poem2Poem: To keep your marriage brimming / With love in the loving cup, - Ogden Nash

GerryCarlin: “Are you smarter than a 5th grader.” In the poem “The Duck” by Ogden Nash the rhyme scheme for the following lines of the poem is Behold the duck. It does not cluck. A cluck it lacks. It quacks.

IkariWorrier: Narrator: Q is for the queer, queer pelican, whose beak can hold more than his belly can Joel: P is for plagiarism from Ogden Nash

RickLondonGreen: Candy is dandy; but liquor is quicker - Ogden Nash

MaestroClassics: Free poetry & literature curriculum guide based on the Ogden Nash verses for the Carnival of the Animals CD/MP3

killyourbots: Forget Columbia. Forget Ogden Nash. Here's the plan, boys. We join the merchant marines, sail the world until the war ends, then jump ship and make it to Paris for the liberation.

chikuwa100q_bot: 10. Candy is dandy/ but liquor is quicker. [Ogden Nash]

PollsAndVotes: Enjoying reading by and about Roger Angell, whose baseball I loved, but who had a word about martinis as well. With an assist by Ogden Nash.

synredae: I have a bone to pick with fate, Come here and tell me girly, Do you think my mind is maturing late, Or simply rotting early. --Ogden Nash

MacCocktail: “The trouble with a kitten is that... It eventually becomes a cat!” ― Ogden Nash (died this day, May 19, 1971)

politicalsock: “To keep your marriage brimming With love in the loving cup, Whenever you’re wrong, admit it; Whenever you’re right, shut up.” - Ogden Nash

notadeculoare: " You are only young once, but you can stay immature indefinitely." (Ogden Nash) ... Thank you my friends, with your wishes and affection you have given me a beautiful birthday!

tross04401: People who have what they want are very fond of telling people who haven't what they want that they don't want it. -- Ogden Nash

WhosBrownBread: May 19 Remembering those who died on this day : James Boswell (1795) T. E. Lawrence (1935) Ronald Colman (1958) Ogden Nash (1971) John Betjeman (1984) Anton Diffring (1989) 1/2

DefencePhoto: "you never get any fun out of the things you haven't done" Ogden Nash, who died on this day in 1971

ByDavidSlattery: 'The Cow' The cow is of the bovine ilk; One end is moo, the other, milk Ogden Nash RIP today 1971.

ByDavidSlattery: 'The Pig' The pig, if I am not mistaken; Supplies us sausage, ham, and bacon. Let others say his heart is big— I call it stupid of the pig. Ogden Nash RIP today 1971.

ByDavidSlattery: 'The Fly' The Lord in His wisdom made the fly, And then forgot to tell us why. Ogden Nash RIP today 1971.

ByDavidSlattery: 'To my Valentine' More than a catbird hates a cat, Or a criminal hates a clue, Or the Axis hates the United States, That’s how much I love you. Ogden Nash RIP today 1971.

ByDavidSlattery: The Camel The camel has a single hump; The dromedary, two; Or else the other way around. I’m never sure. Are you? Ogden Nash RIP today 1971.

ByDavidSlattery: The Eel I don’t mind eels Except as meals. And the way they feels. Ogden Nash RIP today 1971.

ByDavidSlattery: 'The Rhinoceros' The rhino is a homely beast, For human eyes he’s not a feast. Farewell, farewell, you old rhinoceros, I’ll stare at something less prepoceros. Ogden Nash RIP today 1971.

ByDavidSlattery: The Hippopotamus Behold the hippopotamus! We laugh at how he looks to us And yet in moments dank and grim I wonder how we look to him. Peace peace thou hippopotamus! We really look all right to us As you no doubt delight the eye Of other hippopotami. Ogden Nash 1971

ByDavidSlattery: 'Fleas' Adam Had’em Ogden Nash RIP today 1971.

jediirnbru: Middle age is when you're sitting at home on a Saturday night and the telephone rings and you hope it isn't for you. - Ogden Nash Get more daily quotes right here

brucetomaso: Died this day: Anne Boleyn (1536, age approx. 30-35), Josiah Bartlett (1795, age 65), James Boswell (1795, age 54), Charles Ives (1954, age 79), Coleman Hawkins (1969, age 64), Ogden Nash (1971 , age 68), Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis (1994, age 64), Morley Safer (2016, age 84)

EstrdAlxndra: Poets aren’t very useful. / Because they aren’t consumeful or very produceful. ~Ogden Nash RUNTOME EP1 ON KUMU

frontofstore: To paraphrase Ogden Nash: I think that I shall never pass A fake lawn lovely as real grass

BeladonnaRogers: Ogden Nash died on this day in 1971, but not before leaving us with such poems as Candy Is dandy But liquor Is quicker. & To keep your marriage brimming With love in the loving cup, Whenever you’re wrong, admit it; Whenever you’re right, shut up.

PistachioJoe3: And people wonder where the next Ogden Nash is going to come from.

noahdiamond: "I'm old too soon, yet young too long; Could Swift himself have planned it droller? Timor vitae conturbat me; Another day, another dolor." OGDEN NASH "A Man Can Complain, Can't He?"

RaspiArduino: Children aren't happy without something to ignore, And that's what parents were created for. -- Ogden Nash

barkerb72: Family Time: A family is a unit composed not only of children but of men, women, an occasional animal, and the common cold. - Ogden Nash

Poem2Poem: To keep your marriage brimming / With love in the loving cup, - Ogden Nash

MelanieJaxn: How pleasant to sit on the beach, On the beach, on the sand, in the sun, With ocean galore within reach, And nothing at all to be done! -Ogden Nash

RaspiArduino: The camel has a single hump; The dromedary two; Or else the other way around. I'm never sure. Are you? -- Ogden Nash

dean_frey: Ogden Nash by Kay Bell Reynal, 1952 A poetic tribute from Morris Bishop: Free from flashiness, free from trashiness, Is the essence of ogdenashiness. Rich, original, rash and rational Stands the monument ogdenational.

RickLondonGreen: A door is what a dog is perpetually on the wrong side of. ~Ogden Nash

aphorismsgalore: Ogden Nash: Children aren't happy without something to ignore, and that's what parents were created for.

gnilwoce: “Middle age is when you're sitting at home on a Saturday night and the telephone rings and you hope it isn't for you.” ― Ogden Nash

chikuwa100q_bot: 10. Candy is dandy/ but liquor is quicker. [Ogden Nash]

marylolagouge: A door is what a dog is perpetually on the wrong side of. ~Ogden Nash

welfordwrites: Happiness is having a scratch for every itch. Ogden Nash

Gex_the_Bot: This is like playing two truths and a lie at Ogden Nash's townhouse!

adelegeras: Alas, the Jubilee Pudding features the main thing I dislike! That’s custard. And I’m not keen on lemon curd either…never mind. I do not need it! “Just a leaf of lettuce and some lemon juice, thank you!” (Ogden Nash)

mobiquotes: To keep your marriage brimming,With love in the loving cup,Whenever you're wrong, admit it;Whenever you're right, shut up."~Happy birthday Ogden Nash! (born 8.19.1902)

Poem2Poem: To keep your marriage brimming / With love in the loving cup, - Ogden Nash

RickLondonGreen: Candy is dandy; but liquor is quicker - Ogden Nash

KayshoHusky: "Whatever happens, we have got The Maxim gun, and they have not." I'd thought this Ogden Nash; 'tis not! Instead it is Hilaire Belloc. My education is but rot.

InkfaceFahz: Ogden Nash settled this ages ago.

everyTitleCincy: A Penny Saved Is Impossible—Nash, Ogden, 1902-1971. 1981 Book | 811.52 n252 p items: 2 | circs: 84 | last circ: 5/2018

chikuwa100q_bot: 10. Candy is dandy/ but liquor is quicker. [Ogden Nash]

xx_smjr06: "I hope my tongue in prune juice smothers, If I belittle dogs and mothers." ~ Ogden Nash SQUAD LOVES SUNEETA MAA

Poem2Poem: To keep your marriage brimming / With love in the loving cup, - Ogden Nash

RickLondonGreen: A door is what a dog is perpetually on the wrong side of. ~Ogden Nash

GrischukTommy: When someone asks me what my favorite poem is (and they do) I feel like I'm cheating when I say, "Candy is dandy but liquor is quicker." - Ogden Nash

MelanieJaxn: Your hair may be brushed, but your mind's untidy. You've had about seven hours of sleep since Friday. No wonder you feel that lost sensation. You're sunk from a riot of relaxation. ~Ogden Nash

RaspiArduino: Tell me, O Octopus, I begs, Is those things arms, or is they legs? I marvel at thee, Octopus; If I were thou, I'd call me us. -- Ogden Nash

ThirdRatePoet: Ogden Nash once reckoned the two US parties to be the same - not no more they ain’t.

Kerria: The Vulture and Eagle, the Cock and the Hen, The Ostrich, the Turkey, the Snipe and the Wren— The Parrot chattered, the Blackbird sung, And the Owl looked wise but held his tongue. from The Scroobious Pip Edward Lear’s (1872) unfinished poem, completed in (1968) by Ogden Nash✨

RaspiArduino: A bit of talcum Is always walcum -- Ogden Nash

Cargo_Pal: A door is what a dog is perpetually on the wrong side of. ~Ogden Nash

MelanieJaxn: Some primal termite knocked on wood; and tasted it, and found it good. That is why your Cousin May fell through the parlor floor today. ~Ogden Nash

Poem2Poem: To keep your marriage brimming / With love in the loving cup, - Ogden Nash

mattswaim: “Celery, raw Develops the jaw, But celery, stewed, Is more quietly chewed.” -Ogden Nash

RickLondonGreen: Candy is dandy; but liquor is quicker - Ogden Nash

chikuwa100q_bot: 10. Candy is dandy/ but liquor is quicker. [Ogden Nash]

LegacyTheatreCT: This upcoming Saturday will be the first Family Series show of our 2022 season! “The Tales of Custard the Dragon” opens May 7th at 10AM! Pictured is composer Brad Ross with the Ogden Nash books that this fun musical is based on.

IanParryO: I think that I shall never see a poem lovely as a tree, Perhaps, unless the Liberal and Palmer billboards fall, I’ll never see a tree at all. (With apologies to Ogden Nash)

edwereddie: Ogden Nash's Advice to Husbands To keep your marriage brimming, With love in the loving cup, Whenever you're wrong, admit it; Whenever you're right, shut up. Did you know that rhymester Nash wrote the lyrics for Kurt Weill's beautiful love song "Speak Low"?

welfordwrites: Middle age is when you've met so many people that every new person you meet reminds you of someone else. Ogden Nash

Charles24154119: Poetry for thought: "I think that I shall never see, a billboard lovely as a tree! Perhaps unless the billboards fall, I'll never see a tree at all. (Ogden Nash)

AlisyaSadler: Ogden Nash “A family is a unit composed not only of children but of men, women, an occasional animal, and the common cold.”

Casey5122dark: Quote of the day: “A door is what a dog is perpetually on the wrong side of.” [Ogden Nash] (This one is specially for 'the bane of my life'!)

mobiquotes: To keep your marriage brimming,With love in the loving cup,Whenever you're wrong, admit it;Whenever you're right, shut up."~Happy birthday Ogden Nash! (born 8.19.1902)

AncientWisdomHQ: "A family is a unit composed not only of children but of men, women, an occasional animal, and the common cold." - Ogden Nash

evil_spectre: Ogden Nash: "A family is a unit composed not only of children but of men, women, an occasional animal, and the common cold."

StuffVerse: Well, almost May Day:-)--I hope April wraps up for you in all the best ways ... "Praise the spells and bless the charms,/ I found April in my arms./ April golden, April cloudy,/Gracious, cruel, tender, rowdy...Ever changing, ever true --" Ogden Nash, "Always Marry an April Girl"

KungFuShoesSays: "A family is a unit composed not only of children but of men, women, an occasional animal, and the common cold." Ogden Nash

RickLondonGreen: Candy is dandy; but liquor is quicker - Ogden Nash

DedicatioQuotes: A family is a unit composed not only of children but of men, women, an occasional animal, and the common cold. ~ Ogden Nash

rjber15: "Never befriend the oppressed unless you are prepared to take on the oppressor." ~Ogden Nash

LAPublicLibrary: We are reading The Best of Ogden Nash:

RickLondonGreen: A door is what a dog is perpetually on the wrong side of. ~Ogden Nash

StartupHasan: A Word to Husbands To keep your marriage brimming With love in the loving cup, Whenever you’re wrong, admit it; Whenever you’re right, shut up. -Ogden Nash

doc_nad: Ogden Nash double-limerick for Otard Cognac, 1937 E. Simms Campbell: In Search of a Smoke

melangeofvinta1: To keep your marriage brimming, With love in the loving cup, Whenever you're wrong, admit it; Whenever you're right, shut up. Ogden Nash

marylolagouge: A door is what a dog is perpetually on the wrong side of. ~Ogden Nash

twistall: If I were clever As Ogden Nash I turn this poem Into cash.

weatherStorey: The Pig, if I am not mistaken, Gives us ham and pork and Bacon. Let others think his heart is big, I think it stupid of the Pig. -- Ogden Nash

chikuwa100q_bot: 10. Candy is dandy/ but liquor is quicker. [Ogden Nash]

Poem2Poem: To keep your marriage brimming / With love in the loving cup, - Ogden Nash

tross04401: People who have what they want are very fond of telling people who haven't what they want that they don't want it. -- Ogden Nash

frankhenry2009: Ogden Nash will be turning in his grave. A bit of talcum Is no longer walcum.

Tom4nash: "You are only young once, but you can stay immature indefinitely.” - Ogden Nash

killyourbots: Forget Columbia. Forget Ogden Nash. Here's the plan, boys. We join the merchant marines, sail the world until the war ends, then jump ship and make it to Paris for the liberation.

stonebarak: Candy Is dandy But liquor Is quicker. Ogden Nash. On the words of wisdom about breaking the ice when it comes to women. Never knew where it derived but heard it all my life by older relatives.



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