Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.
Be the green grass above me, with showers and dewdrops wet;
and if thou wilt, remember, and if thou wilt, forget.
If one cannot catch a bird of paradise, better take a wet hen.
The best way to stop smoking is to carry wet matches.
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The only people who like change are wet babies.
Be ENTHUSIASTIC as a leader. You can't light a fire with a wet match!
Some people feel the rain. Other just get wet.
Some people walk in the rain, others just get wet.
Some men are like musical glasses; to produce their finest tones you must keep them wet.
I think fish is nice, but then I think that rain is wet, so who am I to judge?
Hello babies. Welcome to Earth. It's hot in the summer and cold in the winter. It's round and wet and crowded. On the outside, babies, you've got a hundred years here. There's only one rule that I know of, babies-God damn it, you've got to be kind.
Whether the flower looks better in the nosegay than in the meadow where it grew and we had to wet our feet to get it! Is the scholastic air any advantage?
Coffee has two virtues: it is wet and warm.
The dirt was OK, but once you hit the grass... Wet grass is slippery.
Quickly, bring me a beaker of wine, so that I may wet my mind and say something clever.
Don't you drink? I notice you speak slightingly of the bottle.
I have drunk since I was fifteen and few things have given me more pleasure. When you work hard all day with your head and know you must work again the next day what else can change your ideas and make them run on a different plane like whisky? When you are cold and wet what else can warm you? Before an attack who can say anything that gives you the momentary well-being that rum does? The only time it isn't good for you is when you write or when you fight. You have to do that cold. But it always helps my shooting. Modern life, too, is often a mechanical oppression and liquor is the only mechanical relief.
In a sense the world dies every time a writer dies, because, if he is any good, he has been a wet nurse to humanity during his entire existence and has held earth close around him, like the little obstetrical toad that goes about with a cluster of eggs attached to his legs.
The best quality tea must have creases like the leather boot of Tartar horsemen, curl like the dewlap of a mighty bullock, unfold like a mist rising out of a ravine, gleam like a lake touched by a zephyr, and be wet and soft like a fine earth newly swept by rain.
When two men share an umbrella, both of them get wet.
The word conservative is used by the BBC as a portmanteau word of abuse for anyone whose views differ from the insufferable, smug, sanctimonious, naive, guilt-ridden, wet, pink orthodoxy of that sunset home of the third-rate minds of that third-rate decade, the nineteen-sixties.
But you have to understand, American democracy is not like the system you have.
We're not an ocean liner that sails across the ocean from point A to point B at 30 knots. That's not American democracy. American democracy is kind of like a life raft that bobs around the ocean all the time. Your feet are always wet. Winds are always blowing. You're cold. You're wet. You're uncomfortable -- but you never sink.
That, Verena managed after some suspenseful seconds, is, she said, regarding her gloved hands, remarkable. Very. I wouldn't have credited either of you with so much imagination. Or is it that I am imagining? Quite likely I'm dreaming of myself in a wet tree on a thundery night. Except I never have dreams, or perhaps I only forget them. This one I suggest we all forget.I'll own up: I think it is a dream. Miss Verena. But a man who doesn't dream is like a man who doesn't sweat: he stores up a lot of poison.
I must get out of these wet clothes and into a dry Martini.
A hearty laugh gives one a dry cleaning, while a good cry is a wet wash.
Hang in there. Hang in there because the greatest quarterbacks complete only six of 10 passes. The best basketball players make only 50% of their shots. The top oil companies, with all their geologists, drill 10 dry holes for every wet one. And even the most successful actors flunk 29 auditions for television commercials before they land one. So, HANG IN THERE.
Political image is like mixing cement.
When it's wet, you can move it around and shape it, but at some point it hardens and there's almost nothing you can do to reshape it.
A book is like a man - clever and dull, brave and cowardly, beautiful and ugly.
For every flowering thought there will be a page like a wet and mangy mongrel, and for every looping flight a tap on the wing and a reminder that wax cannot hold the feathers firm too near the sun.
Long stormy spring-time, wet contentious April, winter chilling the lap of very May; but at length the season of summer does come.
I can live without it all -- love with its blood pump, sex with its messy hungers, men with their peacock strutting, their silly sexual baggage, their wet tongues in my ear.
Every season is likeable, and wet days and fine, red wine and white, company and solitude. Even sleep, that deplorable curtailment of the joy of life, can be full of dreams; and the most common actions
Said the little boy, Sometimes I drop my spoon.
Said the little old man, I do that too.The little boy whispered, I wet my pants.I do too, laughed the old man.Said the little boy, I often cry.The old man nodded. So do I.But worst of all, said the boy, it seemsGrown-ups don't pay attention to me.And he felt the warmth of a wrinkled old hand.I know what you mean, said the little old man.
All we need is a meteorologist who has once been soaked to the skin without ill effect. No one can write knowingly of the weather who walks bent over on wet days.
What would the world be, once bereft of wet and wildness? Let them be left.
O let them be left, wildness and wet; Long live the weeds and the wilderness yet.
Alas for the affairs of men! When they are fortunate you might compare them to a shadow; and if they are unfortunate, a wet sponge with one dash wipes the picture away.
I might be needy, competitive and desperate but it's far better than being wet.
We writers, as we work our way deeper into our craft, learn to drop more and more personal clues. Like burglars who secretly wish to be caught, we leave our fingerprints on broken locks, our voiceprints in bugged rooms, our footprints in the wet concrete.
In your mid-twenties, the paint is still wet on who you are.
I love physical sunblocks with zinc. When I used to surf, I'd sometimes tuck a bottle of sunscreen into my wet suit sleeve - when you're in the water having a great time, you're not thinking about running out to put on more sunblock.
I like wet hair and sweatpants. I like sneakers and ponytails.
Why don't you get out of that wet coat and into a dry martini?
If you make any money, the government shoves you in the creek once a year with it in your pockets, and all that don't get wet you can keep.
The graceful Georgian streets and squares, a series of steel engravings under a wet sky.
Watching a baby being born is a little like watching a wet St.
Bernard coming in through the cat door.
He was the sort of person who stood on mountaintops during thunderstorms in wet copper armour shouting "All the Gods are bastards."
It was a Sunday afternoon, wet and cheerless;
and a duller spectacle this earth of ours has not to show than a rainy Sunday in London.
I guess God made Boston on a wet Sunday.
What would the world be, once bereft Of wet and wildness? Let them be left, O let them be left, wildness and wet, Long live the weeds and the wildness yet.
If you cannot catch a bird of paradise, better take a wet hen.
I enjoy some physical stuff. But if I had a choice between playing a scene where it's raining, it's terribly cold, I'm wet and I'm being drowned and playing a scene with dinosaur eggs in a laboratory, I'd probably take the latter. It's warmer and generally more comfortable!
Records have images. There are wet records and dry records. And big records.
Safe sex - with a condom, rubber gloves and a wet suit is fine as long as you don't fall in love.