Quotations that match 'wasp'.

I'd been brought up on the Upper East Side in a WASP society, which was death on crutches. Harry Mathews
[ Been Brought Crutches Death East Side Society Up Upper Wasp Which]
The serpent, the king, the tiger, the stinging wasp, the small child, the dog owned by other people, and the fool: these seven ought not to be awakened from sleep. Chanakya
[ Awakened Child Dog Fool King Other Ought Owned Serpent Seven Sleep Small These Tiger Wasp]
I was a WASP kid going to a high school that was 99 percent Jewish and I wanted attention and I wanted to make a spectacle of myself because I couldn't stand to be ignored. James Ellroy
[ Attention Because Going High Ignored Jewish Kid Make Myself Percent School Spectacle Stand Wanted Wasp]
Scandal is an importunate wasp, against which we must make no movement unless we are quite sure that we can kill it; otherwise it will return to the attack more furious than ever. Nicolas de Chamfort
[ Against Attack Ever Furious Importunate Kill Make More Movement Must Otherwise Quite Return Scandal Sure Than Unless Wasp Which Will]
He's about as predictable as a Wasp on speed. Sid Waddell
[ Predictable Speed Wasp]
The nearest we have to a Henry James or an Edith Wharton of the East Coast's Wasp upper classes. Charlotte Curtis
[ Classes Coast East Edith Henry James Nearest Upper Wasp]
Because his basic idea that he got from the study of gall wasps is that everyone's sexuality is unique. Bill Condon
[ Basic Because Everyone Gall Got His Idea Sexuality Study Unique Wasps]
I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars. Charles Darwin
[ Beneficent Bodies Cannot Created Express Feeding God Intention Living Myself Omnipotent Parasitic Persuade Their Wasps Within Would]
Laws are like cobwebs, which may catch small flies, but let wasps and hornets break through. Jonathan Swift
[ Break Catch Cobwebs Flies Laws May Small Through Wasps Which]
Anger is as a stone cast into a wasp's nest. Pope Paul VI
[ Anger Cast Into Nest Stone Wasp]
Let us turn elsewhere, to the wasps and bees, who unquestionably come first in the laying up of a heritage for their offspring. Jean Henri Fabre
[ Bees Come Elsewhere First Heritage Laying Offspring Their Turn Unquestionably Up Us Wasps]