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RaspiArduino: 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

RaspiArduino: I think that I shall never see A billboard lovely as a tree. Indeed, unless the billboards fall I'll never see a tree at all. -- Ogden Nash

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

Moomla1: I titled two new Pentagon supercomputers Moomla and Ogden in honor of the Scandinavian Author Tuve Jansson and American Poet Ogden Nash this reminds a scene of the Moomins theatre

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

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

THEJoshBrandon: "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

RealistNW: We must pass this bill before we read it. Repeat many more times. The bullshit is bovine excrement, One end bellow, The other a pile of organic fertilizer. Play on Ogden Nash

KaplanSJ: “A touch of deafness lightens one of life's heaviest chores - listening to bores.” - Ogden Nash

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

larrymeath: “The cow is of the bovine ilk, one end is moo, the other milk.” If a bit of Ogden Nash doesn’t cheer you up, nothing will.

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

ENGLISHmeigen_: 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 -

Mel_BrooksSA: 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

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

JohnMcDonald15: S. S. Van Dine (1888--1939) Philo Vance needs a kick in the pants, according to Ogden Nash. Van Dine's real name was Willard Huntington Wright & he was an art critic as well as a writer of detective stories. His brother was Stanton Macdonald Wright, a painter &...

Environ66124569: The Fly God in his wisdom made the fly And then forgot to tell us why. Ogden Nash

Mel_BrooksSA: 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

madness_quote: "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 [850×400]

madness_quote: "Whenever you're wrong admit it. Whenever you're right, shut up." -Ogden Nash [720×720]

InspirtnlQuotes: "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

GnomonChronicl1: Ogden Nash and Frances Leonard had a long & loving marriage In a 1970 poem to his wife, which was his last, he wrote: "That you should guide me when I steer,/Why should it cause 'f surprise?/You've been my heart this forty year,/And now you are my eyes."

sfwpquotes: (Post) "Whenever you're wrong admit it. Whenever you're right, shut up." -Ogden Nash [720×720]

sfwpquotes: (Post) "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 [850×400]

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

bwsttn: Can this be Ogden Nash Day? 'The Cow' The cow is of the bovine ilk; One end is moo, the other, milk

wisconsinandy: A mighty creature is the germ Though smaller than a pacaderm His customary dwelling place Is deep.within the human race. His childish pride he often pleases By giving people strange diseases. Do you, my poppet, feel infirm? You probably contain a germ. -Ogden Nash

MikeKlimes_MM: Ogden Nash wrote a witty little poem with much truth: "Candy is dandy/ But liquor is quicker."...

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

mittens44527935: Out dire political crisis due to the American public being over exposed to Silicon Valley propaganda I have Bern forced to write poetry in the Ogden Nash’s vein but politically oriented feel free to comment I Am not a liberal just want people to think! Validate condemn both moot

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

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

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

itdoesntdie: "Progress might have been all right once, but it has gone on too long." -Ogden Nash

KilligrewSchool: Y5 Poetry Busk Photos Pelicans performed by Wes Magee Toucans performed The Tale of Custard the Dragon 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.

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

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

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

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

colm_m: On National Poetry Day, I'm afraid I'm feeling a little gloomy. Here's 'Old Men' by the normally humorous Ogden Nash.

georginasally: National Poetry Day The Spring is Sprung Rhyme by Anonymous (Not Ogden Nash) Spring is sprung, the grass is riz I wonder where the boidies is They say the boid is on the wing But that's absoid, the wing is on the boid!

GtownLawSALPAL: I think that I shall never see/a billboard lovely as a tree/indeed, unless the billboards fall, I’ll never see a tree at all. —Ogden Nash. Rooftops, roadsides, let’s plant trees! Have a thought for the ones beloved by the bees!

zingonathome: The Cow The cow is of the bovine ilk; One end is moo, the other, milk. by Ogden Nash

sndpmg: One man’s remorse is another man’s reminiscence. Ogden Nash.

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

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

SuperchampGWD: Facebook just confirmed that my Ogden Nash joke broke it.

RaspiArduino: One thing about the past. It's likely to last. -- Ogden Nash

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

schmonz: The Punther (2005) Ogden Nash writes like a poet, Except tersely, so you can stow it. Should you behold a Nash oeuvre, Prepare to swevre. Better yet, if you've a question for Nash, Don't ash.

AditiGargIAS: The only reason for going to a dentist is so that one may never have to go to the dentist! Remembering the brilliantly worded poem by Ogden Nash on a dentist visit. Sharing via-

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

SuperchampGWD: Would I like a collection by Ogden Nash? I’ll concede that he’s clever, but I’ll probably pash.

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.

johnmark77777: 3/ Use adventures and dentures: "Bro, grandad, on one of his great adventures, hurt my car. Be careful, he’s sure to dentures." With a nod to 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

RomMFA: You've probably seen Dorothy Parker's quip about girls who wear glasses, but yesterday I discovered Ogden Nash's rejoinder, in his 1936 collection "Bad Parents Garden of Verse".

Vaw511: For all you souls spouting - 'give me liberty from a vaccine or take my job' - Frederic Ogden Nash (1902-1971) American poet well known for his light verse, must have had you in mind when he said or penned this little ditty.....

SenpaiSonico: A very strange bird is the pelican, whose beak can hold more than his belly can. —Ogden Nash

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

martinperna: Or to quote Ogden Nash: “too clever is dumb”. There is an old German saying (that predates robots) which says basically the same thing.

RaspiArduino: 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

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

Margoandhow: Who knew?! Interesting Facts about Ogden Nash: He attended Harvard for one year. He was considered a hypochondriac. Nash's great-great-grandfather was the governor of North Carolina during the Revolution. Nashville, TN was named after his great-great-grandfather's brother.

RepBrianKing: There is only one way to achieve happiness on this terrestrial ball, and that is to have either a clear conscience or none at all. -Ogden Nash

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

mipollock: “There is only one way to achieve happiness on this terrestrial ball, and that is to have either a clear conscience, or none at all” -- Ogden Nash

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

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

simonashton: I bet everyone thinks I'm great+cool when I drop bits of Ogden Nash into conversation.

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

librarythingtim: Nearly every poem I have memorized fits in a tweet. This is because the only poems I have memorized are Ogden Nash's animal poems.

edenpaul5: Use this information the way you want. "Happiness is having a scratch for every itch" (OGDEN NASH) The more you scratch, the more it.....?

fire4hairlady: The 5yo’s kindergarten class learns a poem each week. She is very into the current Ogden Nash one (Celery)

beaudyk: 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. Ogden Nash

at_oasis: 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. PS. - Ogden Nash

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

Matt_Johnson_D: Been really enjoying a poetry anthology I've been reading on insects lately. Some of my favorites so far: "Bombing the Swarm" by Kurt Brown, "The Cricket" by Marilyn Chin, "Mr. Edwards and the Spider" by Robert Lowell, and "The Praying Mantis" by Ogden Nash.

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

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

IlanaKeller: The O and N leave me no choice but to presume it will be Ogden Nash.

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

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

_231011: "Happiness is having a scratch for every itch". - Ogden Nash

CSLCHSnMore: More from Ogden Nash...Hilarious. Mr. Artesians's Conscientiousness Once there was a man named Mr. Artesian (cont)

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

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

bourne_2_learn: "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, poet]

Loanalyzer: "Some debts are fun when you are acquiring them, but none are fun when you set about retiring them." -Ogden Nash No. 26

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

xaviercolas: The bed is a bundle of paradoxes: we go to it with reluctance, yet we quit it with regret; we make up our minds every night to leave it early, but we make up our bodies every morning to keep it late. (Ogden Nash)

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

BestQuote85: A family is a unit composed not only of children but of men, women, an occasional animal, and the common cold. -Ogden Nash -Family Follow Please



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