Quotes of Caught

“ How helpless we are, like netted birds, when we are caught by desire! ”

- Belva Plain

“ And all who told it added something new, and all who heard it, made enlargements too. ”

- Alexander Pope

“ How can I believe in God when just last week I got my tongue caught in the roller of an electric typewriter? ”

- Woody Allen

“ Getting caught is the mother of invention. ”

- Robert Byrne

“ Never feel self-pity, the most destructive emotion there is. How awful to be caught up in the terrible squirrel cage of self. ”

- Millicent Fenwick

“ The difference between a moral man and a man of honor is that the latter regrets a discreditable act, even when it has worked and he has not been caught. ”

- H. L. Mencken

“ Whenever I'm caught between two evils, I take the one I've never tried. ”

- Mae West

“ To be able to be caught up into the world of thought — that is being educated. ”

- Edith Hamilton

“ Character is doing the right thing when nobody's looking. There are too many people who think that the only thing that's right is to get by, and the only thing that's wrong is to get caught. ”

- J. C. Watts

“ Anybody caught selling macrame in public should be dyed a natural color and hung out to dry. ”

- Calvin Trillin

“ Over in Hollywood they almost made a great picture, but they caught it in time. ”

- Wilson Mizner

“ There is one thing I would break up over, and that is if she caught me with another woman. I won't stand for that. ”

- Steve Martin

“ Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty. ”

- Stephen King

“ Last year I went fishing with Salvador Dali. He was using a dotted line. He caught every other fish. ”

- Steven Wright

“ Only when the last tree has been cut down Only when the last river has been poisoned Only when the last fish has been caught Only then will you find that money cannot be eaten. ”

- Cree Indian Prophecy

“ In a closed society where everybody's guilty, the only crime is getting caught. In a world of thieves, the only final sin is stupidity. ”

- Hunter S. Thompson

“ Self-confidence is something caught and not taught. And, risk-running and chance-taking are the only ways to catch it. ”

- Arnold Schwarzenegger

“ Not everyone who chased the Zebra, caught it, but he who caught it, chased it. ”

- Southern African

“ Golf, like the measles, should be caught young, for, if postponed to riper years, the results may be serious. ”

- P.G. Wodehouse

“ At last God caught his eye. ”

- Harry Secombe

“ Be kind to thy father, for when thou were young, who loved thee so fondly as he? He caught the first accents that fell from thy tongue, and joined in thy innocent glee. ”

- Margaret Courtney

“ Do not do what you would undo if caught. ”

- Leah Arendt

“ Education is hanging around until you've caught on. ”

- Robert Frost

“ Every once in a while someone without a single bad habit gets caught. ”

- Kin Hubbard

“ Everything I did in my life that was worthwhile, I caught hell for it. ”

- Earl Warren

“ For every pass I caught in a game, I caught a thousand in practice. ”

- Don Hutson

“ Has a woman who knew she was well-dressed ever caught a cold? ”

- Friedrich Nietzsche

“ He submits to be seen through a microscope, who suffers himself to be caught in a fit of passion. ”

- Johann Kaspar Lavater

“ Just as dumb creatures are snared by food, human beings would not be caught unless they had a nibble of hope. ”

- Petronius

“ Love is a friendship caught on fire. ”

- Northern Exposure
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