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

MeganBalfour3: The panther is like a leopard, Except it hasn’t been peppered. Should you behold a panther crouch, Prepare to say Ouch. Better yet, if called by a panther, Don’t anther. ~The Panther, Ogden Nash

Pope_Urbane: Anything by Ogden Nash :-)

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

geropsych: 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.

mehmetmuratsen: I don't like to hear the news, because I haven't seen so many things going right for so many wrong people.// F.Ogden NASH( writer, poetrist)

DrPopCultureBG: "A Lady Who Thinks She is Thirty" Unwillingly Miranda wakes, Feels the sun with terror, One unwilling step she takes, Shuddering to the mirror. Miranda in Miranda's sight Is old and gray and dirty; Twenty-nine she was last night; This morning she is thirty. Ogden Nash

ARPhotographyhl: Of course there are more from this big family shoot! A family is a unit composed not only of children, but of men, women, an occasional animal, and the common cold. -Ogden Nash

kennymarv: “Candy is dandy, but liquor is quicker.” -Ogden Nash

DrPopCultureBG: 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

nizarwannous: "Certainly there are things in life that money can't buy, but it's very funny - Did you ever try buying theM without money?" — Ogden Nash

BellaRudd1: riffing on ogden nash: theres something about margaritas a sweetness so piquant & bright theres something abt margaritas i wanna have sev'ral tonight theres something abt margaritas 'ere dining & dancing begin the truth is that i'm unsure its the lime and not the tequila within!

WarGit: Phil Vance Needs a kick in the pance - 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.

DrPopCultureBG: Always Marry an April Girl Praise the spells and bless the charms, I found April in my arms. April golden, April cloudy, Gracious, cruel, tender, rowdy; April soft in flowered languor, April cold with sudden anger, Ever changing, ever true -- I love April, I love you. Ogden Nash

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

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

mahatmacane: There was a rhyming couplet which the American Humorist Poet Ogden Nash in his Poem "Geographical Reflections" wrote, The Bronx? No thonx! I think a similar piece to describe our English Capital City might be:- "Thames Tears" Return to Londonistanabad? Never I'm glad!

DrPopCultureBG: "The Duck" Behold the duck. It does not cluck. A cluck it lacks. It quacks. It is specially fond Of a puddle or pond. When it dines or sups, It bottoms ups. Ogden Nash

pierre_mhanna: "People expect old men to die, They do not really mourn old men. Old men are different. People look At them with eyes that wonder when… People watch with unshocked eyes; But the old men know when an old man dies." - Ogden Nash

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

SCChoraleTweets: Ogden Nash was an American poet famous for his comedic verse. He began his career in 1931, where he published 20 volumes of poetry, including “The Guppy” and “The Duck”, which are part of a set of short, comedic animal poems and the lyrics to our upcoming virtual releases!

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

YAppelbaum: “My attention has been recently focussed Upon the seventeen-year locust This is the year When the seventeen-year locusts are here…” From “Locust Lovers, Attention!” Ogden Nash, 1936.

vegerack: A Caution to Everybody by Ogden Nash 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.

RickLondonGreen: Candy is dandy; but liquor is quicker - 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.

glamour_affairs: "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

IMT_latest: A cough is something that you yourself can’t help, but everybody else does it on purpose just to torment you - Ogden Nash

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

childs_poemaday: “The Octopus” by Ogden Nash. Painting by John J. Muth

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

mayoman1: The Common Cold by 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.

Mcknight07Bill: The Bat- based on the poem by Ogden Nash. Part of the 'Refuse Collection': Volume 1, by Ogden Trash.

evanstapler: "During his lifetime, Ogden Nash was the most widely known, appreciated, and imitated American creator of light verse, a reputation that has continued after his death." oh you mean the inventor of the shitpost?

DrPopCultureBG: "Celery" Celery, raw Develops the jaw, But celery, stewed, Is more quietly chewed. Ogden Nash

baltsunopinion: Remembering Ogden Nash (and cicadas) | READER COMMENTARY

Author_Prabin: Progress might have been all right once but it has gone on too long.Ogden Nash

peterdamianent1: Better post the song, I think… Kurt Weill / Ogden Nash From the musical “One Touch of Venus” Speak Low When you speak love Our summer day withers away Too soon, too soon Speak Low When you speak love Our moment is swift, like ships adrift...

bret_jensen: “If you don’t want to work you have to work to earn enough money so that you won’t have to work.”― Ogden Nash, Hard Lines

ImSoConfused4: Marriage, families, all relationships are more a process of learning the dance rather than finding the right dancer. Paul Pearsall To keep your marriage brimming, with love in the wedding cup, whenever you're wrong, admit it; whenever you're right, shut up. Ogden Nash

Cargo_Pal: 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

TabbyKeats: The trouble with a kitten is that Eventually it becomes a cat. —Ogden Nash

BoudoirStudio1: • Candy is dandy but liquor is quicker. • ~Ogden Nash • •

DrPopCultureBG: "Grandpa Is Ashamed" A child need not be very clever To learn that "Later, dear" means "Never. Ogden Nash

JoanDrobnis: I was listening to Says You and this poem by Ogden Nash was mentioned. The last two lines are particularly funny.

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

vertoka1: !It's been more than thirty years since the appearance of a collection from America's laureate of light verse. Ogden Nash first gathered together an anthology of thirty years of his published works in 1959. In 1973 his daughters gather

DrPopCultureBG: Shake and shake The catsup bottle. None will come And then a lot'll. Ogden Nash

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

outspanned: The objective is to commission a poet. Have been looking around, it is not as straightforward as you'd imagine. Off subject, an Ogden Nash quotation cited in a national newspaper raises a smile: "Poets aren’t very useful because they aren’t consumeful or very produceful."

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

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

bdk1521: The one-L lama, he’s a priest The two-L llama, he’s a beast But I will bet a silk pajama There’s never been a three-L lllama. -Ogden Nash

mimosa52862716: Davide Bonazzi Illustration Either you get eaten by a wolf today or else the shepherd saves you from the wolf so he can sell you to the butcher tomorrow. ~ Ogden Nash

alanrigg1: In the land of mules, there are no rules. Crude, but true - from Ogden Nash

msu_libraries: Our final poem for National Poetry Month is "The People Upstairs" by Ogden Nash, recommended by the Poetry Month Committee.

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

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

bibleprofessor: Having a large ego has something to do with it. Take Donald Trump, for example. He doesn't know when to shut and open his mouth. He needs to read this book:

oxygiiin: Some pains are physical, and some pains are mental, but the one that's both is dental. - Ogden Nash WISDOMTOTS WEDGAILFM

MacAlbatross: it is depressing to have to put quotes around the first line to confirm the poem: Algy met a bear, a bear met Algy. The bear was bulgy, the bulge was Algy is by Ogden Nash. Google is riddled with US folks singers for those search terms.

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

GylesB1: I love Ogden Nash's poem about the warring Mr & Mrs McCloud - it ends... ... she tired of her husband’s cheery note And stuffed a silver tea tray down his throat. And he remarked from the floor where they found him reclining. 'I’m just a McCloud with a silver lining.'

CSLCHSnMore: The cow is of the bovine ilk. One end is moo, The other milk. 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

AKAJaneRandom: I this this is the first Ogden Nash I’ve read. The girls loved it.

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

AlexandraErin: Ogden Nash: "If called by a panther..."

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

ladyjbcomedy: The truth I do not stretch or shove When I state that the dog is full of love. I’ve also found, by actual test, A wet dog is the lovingest. "The Dog" by Ogden Nash

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

IPoppit: It jeers at fish unfossilized As intellectual snobs elite; Old Coelacanth, so unrevised It doesn't know its obsolete. -- Ogden Nash

MostlyMicrobes: Oldest daughter asked who was my favorite poet. Ogden Nash! For your Earth Day amusement - here's a few reasons why: "The ant has made herself illustrious By constant industry industrious. So what? Would you be calm and placid If you were full of formic acid?" - Ogden Nash

MostlyMicrobes: "A jolly young fellow from Yuma Told an elephant joke to a puma; now his skeleton lies beneath hot western skies- the puma had no sense of huma" - Ogden Nash

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

talmadgewalker: 4 of 5 stars to The Face is Familiar by Ogden Nash

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

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

hasudi: "If you don't want to work, you have to work to earn enough money so that you won't have to work." ~Ogden Nash~

ComicThief: What results are the stereotypes of millennials being entitled, self-absorbed, overly picky, noncommittal Peter Pans With very short attention spans. Jennifer Rosen rhyming like Ogden Nash!

SundenDaniel: Two by Ogden Nash: The ant has made himself illustrious By constant industry, industrious So, what? Would you be calm and placid If you were full of formic acid? * When I consider how my life is spent, I hardly ever do repent.

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

LanguageforumCz: Today's tongue twister is actually a short poem written by an American poet Ogden Nash well known for his humorous poetry.

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

LissadellHouse: Praise the spells and bless the charms I found April in my arms April golden, April cloudy Gracious, cruel, tender, rowdy April soft in flowered languor April cold with sudden anger Ever changing, ever true -- I love April, I love you. Ogden Nash Drumcliff Bay

BeavertonLib: W/ a nod to Nat. Poetry Mon. & a wink to our Teen Limerick contest (

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.

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

jstannehill: This reminds me of Ogden Nash's poem, The Cow The cow is of the bovine ilk; One end is moo, the other, milk.

Myeloma_Dog: The truth I do not stretch or shove When I state that the dog is full of love. I’ve also found, by actual test, A wet dog is the lovingest. -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

jay_jdavis: This is a splendid song. Kurt Weill music Ogden Nash lyrics by sung by Teresa Stratas. People are ok.

LightcliffeL: Lightcliffe quote of the day 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

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

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

MelanieJaxn: I didn't go tochurch today I trust theLord tounderstand. The surf was swirling blue&white The children swirling on the sand. He knows, He knows how brief my stay How brief this spell of summer weather He knows when I am said&done We'll have plenty of time together. -Ogden Nash



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