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LSlawlibrary: The ant has made a name illustrious, Because of industry industrious. So what? Would you be calm and placid, If you were full of formic acid? (Ogden Nash)

PocketHistory: Nash, Ogden. 1902-71. US humorist poet. One Touch of Venus 1943. “Candy is dandy, but liquor is quicker.”

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

TYRANTBOOKS: Ogden Nash reads Portrait of the Artist as a Prematurely Old Man

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

MCLEBoard: Life is not having been told that the man has just waxed the floor. -Ogden Nash

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

MelanieJaxn: Winter is the king of showmen, Turning tree stumps into snowmen &houses into birthday cakes &spreading sugar over lakes. Smooth&clean&frosty white, The world looks good enough to bite. That’s the season to be young, Catching snowflakes on your tongue. -Ogden Nash

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

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

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

Spill_Words: Common Cold a poem by Ogden Nash Go hang yourself, you old M.D.! You shall not sneer at me. Pick up your hat and stethoscope, Go wash your mouth with laundry soap; I contemplate a joy exquisite I'm not paying

weatherStorey: I am a conscientious man, when I throw rocks at seabirds I leave no tern unstoned. -- Ogden Nash, "Everybody's Mind to Me a Kingdom Is"

aleph_nought: or not (‘very like a whale’, ogden nash)

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

NiedriaKenny: 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 Read more:

LaDigitalRadio: Selling secondhand books at our church bazaar, I got into an argument with a prospective customer. He was interested in buying The Pocket Book of Ogden Nash but claimed it was overpriced at 35 cents. Other paperbacks were selling for ten or 15 cents each.

SanSip: I do not wish to be blithe, / I wish to recoil and writhe. / I will revel in cosmic woe, / And I want my woe to show. - Ogden Nash (courtesy The Atlantic’s James Parker)

getwitquick: One would be in less danger From the wiles of the stranger If one's own kin and kith Were more fun to be with. - Ogden Nash

bats1234: 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, "The Hippopotamus"

chipster22a: 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

tonyangelcyn: ogden nash - "Let us pause to consider the English. Who when they pause to consider themselves they get all reticently thrilled and tinglish, because every Englishman is convinced of one thing, viz; that to be an Englishman is to belong to the most exclusive club there is".

Gsgoh1970: A Caution To Everybody Consider the auk; Becoming extinct because he forgot how to fly, and could only walk. Consider man, who may well become extinct Because he forgot how to walk and learned how to fly before he thinked. by Ogden Nash

thinkerofthots: read common cold by ogden nash, it was nice

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

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

khhardy: Ogden Nash may be the poet best adapted for political commentary: “In chaos sublunary / What remains constant but buffoonery?”

QuickCash4yhome: “Some debts are fun when you are acquiring them, but none are fun when you set about retiring them.” — Ogden Nash

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

HandTBristol: "I would live all my life in nonchalance and insouciance, Were it not for making a living, which is rather a nouciance." - Ogden Nash

ahstevens1: It's called "subverted rhyme," apparently, but I am not finding any good examples (I thought Ogden Nash but can't find a good one)

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

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

HoneysuckleWeek: Almost beats Ogden Nash’s most famous short poem. About the supposed short memory of fishes... called Ode to a Goldfish... ‘It goes a little something like...

DrSteveDunmire: "There is one fault that I must find With the twentieth century. And I’ll put it in a couple of words: Too adventury. What I’d like would be some nice dull monotony, If anyone’s gotony." - Ogden Nash, American Poet Also true of 2020.

scottpegan: “Some insects feed on rosebuds, And others feed on carrion. Between them they devour the earth. Bugs are totalitarian.” -Ogden Nash

UnixFortuneBot: 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

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

MelanieJaxn: May I join you in the doghouse, Rover? I wish to retire till the party's over. Since three o'clock I've done my best To entertain each tiny guest. My conscience now I've left behind me, And if they want me, let them find me... -Ogden Nash

H3Richard: Common Cold a poem by Ogden Nash Go hang yourself, you old M.D.! You shall not sneer at me. Pick up your hat and stethoscope, Go wash your mouth with laundry soap; I contemplate a joy exquisite I'm not paying you for your visit. I did not call you to be told My malady […]

chikuwa100q_bot: 10. 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

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

ApollosDoreen: Middle age is when you're sitting at home on a Saturday night and the telephone rings and you hope it isn't yours. Ogden Nash.

Burning_Airline: With apologies to Ogden Nash who didn’t ever write sucky poetry.

aristo__plato: A family is a unit composed not only of children but of menwomenan occasional animaland the common cold. - Ogden Nash - family ciliolate

historyinmoment: Parents were invented to make children happy by giving them something to ignore. - Ogden Nash

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

GondwanaLodges: "Behold the Zebra on the plains, And shudder at his mighty manes!" - Ogden Nash The Etosha Safari Collection is the ideal setting for your Etosha Adventure. Plus you will come across these stunning animals.

naatak: Ogden Nash's master piece about going to a dentist is given a Hindi makeover by Ritwik Verma!

AdamStrauss81: There should be an Ogden Nash bot.

FictionTweetter: The shortest poem in English is "Ode to the Antiquity of Microbes," by the comic writer Ogden Nash: "Adam had'em"

Kamakshi_Tandon: The trouble with a kitten is that Eventually it becomes a cat. -- Ogden Nash

GitaMadhu: Isabel met an enormous bear, Isabel, Isabel, didn’t care; The bear was hungry, the bear was ravenous, The bear’s big mouth was cruel and cavernous. The bear said, Isabel, glad to meet you, How do, Isabel, now I’ll eat you!

Gary_Loper: Oh, what a tangled web do parents weave when they think that their children are naive ~ Ogden Nash

PaulExcell: “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 The beautiful colours of autumn

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

PhilSpeculates: Marriage is the alliance of two people, one of whom never remembers birthdays and the other who never forgets them. Ogden Nash. The same is true for certain anniversaries

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

LarryCuffe: I love it. Do you know 'A Drink With Something in it.' by Ogden Nash? If not it's worth looking for

bermudezs: Here’s a song for you… The Perfect Husband by Ogden Nash

commodityinsite: Ogden Nash, humorous poet and author one said: “When you are wrong admit it. When you are right keep your mouth shut.” Wise words for these times!

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

AllonShevat: No, it’s not what the barber rubs on Daddy, It’s more like an elderly finnan haddie, Or, shall we say, an electric fan Blowing over a sardine can. Ogden Nash

weatherStorey: The trouble with a kitten is that When it grows up, it's always a cat -- Ogden Nash.

aristo__plato: Certainly there are things in life that money can't buybut it's very funny - Did you ever try buying then without money? - Ogden Nash - funny tromometric

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

Joankhurody: Been enlivening dark days with the verses of Ogden Nash. "Candy is Dandy" a collection published in 1983. It has cheered me often over the years. Love this quote - "Home is heaven and orgies are vile But I LIKE an orgy once in a while."

tarzanajoe: Ogden Nash and e e Cummings are my heroes.

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

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

Sybil_Traverso: Time is like the ocean, always there, always different. ~Ogden Nash

jesirae: But I am quite sure that if Abraham Lincoln (Rep.) ran against Thomas Jefferson (Dem.) Neither man would be appealing enough to squeeze a vote out of them." - "Election Day is a Holiday".... Ogden Nash (1902-1971)

rhadaway: Steve Carell / was made to yell -Ogden Nash

JayAllenSanford: Animator David Silverman is interviewed by John Badham about the making of his 1982 short "The Strange Case of Mr. Donnybrook's Boredom," based on the poem by Ogden Nash

iTrishLane: Candy is dandy but Liquor is quicker! -Ogden Nash

missystry1: "The trouble with with a kitten is that eventually it becomes a cat" Ogden Nash

Mbalgare: "People who work sitting down get paid more than people who work standing up". - Ogden Nash

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

KyleLWhite: "...my field--the minor idiocies of humanity."-Ogden Nash

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

freemp31: "I think that I shall never see a billboard lovey as a tree in fact unless the billboards fall I'll never see a tree at all!" (Ogden Nash) ...Also love Simon Drew

Fosters_mom_14: The door of a bigoted mind opens outwards so that the only result of the pressure of facts upon it is to close it more snugly." -Ogden Nash

Key1857: A Tale of the Thirteenth Floor, Ogden Nash.

BJR98138: Candy is dandy, but liquor is quicker.― Ogden Nash

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

tawqmo: Here's a Halloween appropriate poem by my favorite poet, Ogden Nash

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

WillBlackWriter: Another via Ogden Nash Parsley is gharsley Actually its not that bad It's just meh What is 'gharsley' Is not being about to grow parsley Or corn Or wheat Or apples Or oranges Or peppers Or strawberries Or animal feed Or other things that sustain societies

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

TedJoy71: I wish I could take credit, but that goes to Ogden Nash, probably America's greatest poet, along with Don Marquis. No joking. Read some more of Nash's stuff here:

RocketFuelBTC: 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 You say it best when you say nothing at all.

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

historyinmoment: Parents were invented to make children happy by giving them something to ignore. - Ogden Nash

KHandozo: Story time, because I feel like it: When my eldest was in preschool, he dressed as a "wicked knight" (from the Ogden Nash poem "Custard the Dragon and the Wicked Knight") for Halloween.

amitavakumar: On a cold and dreary rain-soaked morning, here is a poem by Ogden Nash: I love the Baby Giant Panda; I'd welcome one to my veranda.

thecob82: Ogden Nash response to endless stream of moronic 2020 Staten Island House race campaign commercials "No Thonx" Mr. Rose and Ms. Maliotakis. All I knows, they both a hack is.



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