quote by Moms Mabley

Ain't nothin' an ol' man can do but bring me a message from a young one.

— Moms Mabley

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The falling leaves drift by the window The autumn leaves of red and gold.

... I see your lips, the summer kisses The sunburned hands, I used to hold Since you went away, the days grow long And soon I'll hear ol' winter's song. But I miss you most of all my darling, When autumn leaves start to fall.

Magic Johnson, former basketball player, may run for mayor of L.

A. in the next election. Remember the good 'ol days when only qualified people ran for office like actors and professional wrestlers.

The awkward truth, according to one study, is that 90 percent of 8-to-16-year-ol ds have viewed pornography online. Considering the standard climax to even the most vanilla hard-core scene today, that means there is an entire generation of young people who think sex ends with a money shot to the face.

That "ol' black magic" is a fickle force.

The chemistry of romantic love can trigger the chemistry of sexual desire and the fuel of sexual desire can trigger the fuel of romance. This is why it is dangerous to copulate with someone with whom you don't wish to become involved. Although you intend to have casual sex, you might just fall in love.

I reached my full height at age 11, and I was clumsy as all get-out - all elbows and knees, couldn't get up a flight of stairs without falling down. I wanted to be a cute, petite blonde, but I'm a big ol' strapping thing, so I just accept it.

Me, sexy? I'm just plain ol' beans and rice.

The concept of the "good ol' days" must be one of our society's biggest delusions, top reasons for depression, as well as most often used excuse for lack of success.

Little ol' boy in the Panhandle told me the other day you can still make a small fortune in agriculture. Problem is, you got to start with a large one.

In Jazz, improvisation isn't a matter of just making any ol' thing up.

Jazz, like any language, has its own grammer and vocabulary. There's no right or wrong, just some choices that are better than others.

I bring truth to tha youth tear tha roof off tha ol' school.

If you like good ol' fashion Southern soul food then, yes, I am a good cook! My specialty is chicken dumplings and poke salad.

I'm just writin' about my little ol' love affair.

Being human is a complicated gig. So give that ol' dark night of the soul a hug. Howl the eternal yes!

I grew up in a big ol' Latin family, so that's all the music we used to play - salsa music. We'd always dance and have fun. You know how families get down, man! We just had fun with it.

When I was a kid, I never went to Disneyland.

My ol' man told me Mickey Mouse died in a cancer experiment.

I've just made a cancer drama, called 'Now Is Good,' directed by Ol Parker and starring Dakota Fanning. We filmed in Brighton and it's about a girl dying of leukemia, although it's not as depressing as it sounds.

Sometimes Americans don't quite get my sense of humor.

My good ol' British sarcasm seems to go over their heads.

Cheerleading gave me a love of sports, which I brought to the Senate.

I can talk to the good ol' boys about college sports because I follow it like they do.

The concept of the "good ol' days" must be one of our society's biggest delusions, top reasons for depression, as well as most often used excuse for lack of success.

A year ago, my approval rating was in the 30s, my nominee for the supreme court had just withdrawn, and my vice president had shot someone. Ah, those were the good old days.

The way I see it is that all the ol' guff about being Irish is a kind of nonsense. I mean, I couldn't be anything else no matter what I tried to be. I couldn't be Chinese or Japanese.

It happened in Miami, in Coral Gables, a great big ol' Cuban wedding. It was pretty intense.

It's a magical world, Hobbes, ol' buddy... Let's go exploring!

Turn around, Piglet. Step lightly, Pooh. This silly ol' dance is perfect for two.

Wow, it really snowed last night! Isn't it wonderful? Everything familiar has disappeared! The world looks brand new! A new year ... a fresh, clean start! It's like having a big white sheet of paper to draw on! A day full of possibilities! It's a magical world, Hobbes, ol' buddy ... let's go exploring!

No, sir, th dimmycratic party aint on speakin terms with itsilf.

Whin ye see two men with white neckties go into a sthreet car an set in opposite corners while wan mutthers Thraiter an th other hisses Miscreent ye can bet theyre two dimmycratic leaders thryin to reunite th gran ol party.

Sharks will scare me. I went out to Malibu a couple of weeks ago. Beautiful, clear day, out in five feet of water, going to surf, and there was this big ol' freakin' leopard shark... I'm looking at him and I'm thinking, 'OK, he won't hurt me.'

We've got horse property and there's other stuff to do.

Like, four wheel driving, we barbeque, drink beers, sit around and play guitars and have a merry 'ol time.

Breaks balance out. The sun don't shine on the same ol' dog's rear end every day.

Edgy is fine - I'm not a prude by any stretch of the imagination - but what's wrong with a good ol' belly laugh? I miss that.

It's always great to perform at home in the good ol' U.S.A.

Being a classical musician I'm fascinated with how my colleagues, not just singers, but every musician finds ways to express something else or something new or the same ol', same ol' in classical music. I'm always in dialogue with other musicians at least orally, if I can't be with them and a lot of dead musicians as well. I've learned a lot from dead people on recordings.

If you want to change things in the USA it's best not to spend all your time writing but to take action against the ol' sea of troubles.

Shin [Biyajima] rides down with this big ol' Japanese grin and giggle and I'm like what? Two years later, when I started planning the trip, I knew Shin was from the Hakuba area, and I didn't want to come film in Japan without a Japanese rider. Shin had the time and availability, and it worked out perfect.

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