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Worm

Total Quotes : 23
Technology Software

In software systems it is often the early bird that makes the worm.

- Alan Perlis

Digest Wholesome

Edible - good to eat and wholesome to digest, as a worm to a toad, a toad to a snake, a snake to a pig, a pig to a man, and a man to a worm.

- Ambrose Bierce

Digest Wholesome

Edible, adj.: Good to eat, and wholesome to digest, as a worm to a toad, a toad to a snake, a snake to a pig, a pig to a man, and a man to a worm.

- Ambrose Bierce

Star Been

I was definitely born under an evil star. I have just been thrown out of the inn where I was staying, naked as a worm.

- Claude Monet

Dividing Unlikely

It is unlikely that changes in telomeres are influencing the lifespan of the worm. That is because telomeres only shorten when cells divide. Most of the cells of the worm stop dividing when the worm becomes an adult.

- Cynthia Kenyon

Begins Even

The worm of paranoia begins to eat into even the hardest adversary.

- David Ignatius

Life Understand

If we understand the worm, we understand life.

- John Sulston

Makes Loyalties

To strip a man of all loyalties but those to the state, makes him not only a worm but a monster, without a shred of humanity.

- Haniel Long

Game Bound

If you stay with this game long enough, the worm is bound to turn.

- Hayden Fry

Himself Makes

If man makes himself a worm he must not complain when he is trodden on.

- Immanuel Kant

Mouse May

The early bird may get the worm, but its the second mouse that gets the cheese.

- Jeremy Paxman

Found Neurotics

In neurotics, worm phobias are usually found as well as snake phobias.

- Karl Abraham

Study Like

I study things like the life cycle of the worm.

- Katharine Ross

Pleasure Poison

Pleasure only starts once the worm has got into the fruit, to become delightful happiness must be tainted with poison.

- Georges Bataille

Natural Measured

To revolt is a natural tendency of life. Even a worm turns against the foot that crushes it. In general, the vitality and relative dignity of an animal can be measured by the intensity of its instinct to revolt.

- Mikhail Bakunin

Death Early Bird

Sometimes the early bird gets the worm, but sometimes the early bird gets frozen to death.

- Myron Scholes

Book Kind

I was in three academic clubs, a huge book worm and the teacher's pet. I was kind of an easy target for bullies.

- Nicole Anderson

Kind Middle

I was home schooled in high school but was definitely the nerd in middle school. I was in three academic clubs, a huge book worm, and the teacher's pet. I was kind of an easy target for bullies.

- Nicole Anderson

Bird Early Bird

The early bird gets the worm. The early worm... gets eaten.

- Norman Ralph Augustine

Throw His

God gives every bird his worm, but He does not throw it into the nest.

- P. D. James

Butterfly Which

Is it sin, which makes the worm a chrysalis, and the chrysalis a butterfly, and the butterfly dust?

- Max Muller

May Beats

Worm or beetle - drought or tempest - on a farmer's land may fall, Each is loaded full o' ruin, but a mortgage beats 'em all.

- Will Carleton

Bird Early Bird

The early bird catches the worm.

- William Camden