Quotes of Clam

“ He wondered if he would kiss her and when he would kiss her and if she wanted to be kissed and if she were thinking of it, but she asked him what he would have to eat tonight at his hotel. He said clam chowder. Thursday, he said, they always have clam chowder… ”

- James Thurber

“ It may be a cold, clammy thing to say, but those that treat friendship the same as any other selfishness seem to get the most out of it. ”

- Edgar Watson Howe

“ I tend to clam up with a tape recorder in front of me-I hesitate for prudent reasons, so I don't say as much. ”

- Anton LaVey

“ Master, I marvel how the fishes live in the sea. Why, as men do a-land: the great ones eat up the little ones. ”

- Pericles

“ The oyster-women lock'd their fish up, And trudged away to cry, No Bishop. ”

- Samuel Butler
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