Quotes of Cur

“ A cowardly cur barks more fiercely than it bites. ”

- Quintus Curtius Rufus

“ He mouths a sentence as curs mouth a bone. ”

- Charles Churchill

“ Honorable, adj.: Afflicted with an impediment in one's reach. In legislative bodies, it is customary to mention all members as honorable; as, the honorable gentleman is a scurvy cur. ”

- Ambrose Bierce

“ The title refers to the wife's calling for a lost puppy, yet it is clear that hers is in truth a cri de cur for the unassuageable pain of growing old before she has even grown up. ”

- William A. Henry III

“ Sometimes in politics one must duel with skunks, but no one should be fool enough to allow skunks to choose the weapons. ”

- Joseph Cannon
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