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" These sayings are true at all times, and equally true that " a little nonsense now and then is relished by the wisest men. "
Gardeners' Chronicle, Horticultural Trade Journal - Page 130
1906
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Toronto "called Back," from 1888 to 1847, and the Queen's Jubilee: The ...

Conyngham Crawford Taylor - Toronto (Ont.) - 1888 - 518 pages
...perfection an instantaneous photograph could have been taken that would have been quite interesting. " A little nonsense now and then Is relished by the wisest men." Mr. Wm. Osborne — who had left Dublin, in consequence of the failure of the silk trade, when French...
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Tobacco Jokes for Smoking Folks

Tobacco - 1888 - 128 pages
...SAID a lady to her nephew : ' You shouldn't smoke, Ernest ; it's nonsense.' ' Yes, aunt, I know ; but a little nonsense now and then is relished by the wisest men.' THE HEIGHT OF CAPTIOUSNESS. — For a tobacconist to paint up in his shop ' No SMOKING ALLOWED ON THESE...
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The Salt-cellars: Being a Collection of Proverbs, Together with ..., Volume 1

Charles Haddon Spurgeon - Proverbs - 1889 - 334 pages
...power about mirth, and it is by no means to be abjured so long as it is timely, clean, and moderate. " A little nonsense now and then Is relished by the wisest men." Don't make your nose blush for the sins of your mouth. Which it does when it becomes red through drink....
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Bench and Bar in California: History, Anecdotes, Reminiscences

Oscar Tully Shuck - California - 1889 - 543 pages
...indulges in pleasantry of some kind to cause a laugh and give surcease from the monotony of argument. "A little nonsense now and then Is relished by the wisest men." It may be said of McAllister's poetry, that it is more pleasing to the ear when spoken by its author...
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The Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation, Volume 8

James William Tutt - Entomology - 1896
...action they may think fit to take in the matter." The Synonymous Sighs of Simplex. It is a fact that " A little nonsense, now and then, Is relished by the wisest men." Why, then, should not the entomologist sometimes turn poet ? And if not, why not? Therefore, without...
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The Guardian, Volumes 35-36

Conduct of life - 1884
...that may easily become morbid. At any rate, may we not as well confess, with an American poet, that " A little nonsense now and then , Is relished by the wisest men ? " Dare to change your mind, confess your error, and alter your conduct, when you are convinced you...
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Old Reminiscences of Glasgow and the West of Scotland: Containing the Trial ...

Peter Mackenzie - Glasgow (Scotland) - 1890
...corapanions-in-arms, and it may help to raise their risible faculties after some of those graver details — " A little nonsense now and then, Is relished by the wisest men." We can vouch for the accuracy and perfect fidelity cf 'Adiut follows: — COLONEL SAMUEL'S HORSE, OF...
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The Menorah, Volume 8

Benjamin Franklin Peixotto, Moritz Ellinger - 1890
...should not the B'ne B'rith have one? If it be argued that all rituals are mummeries, why then I say that "a little nonsense now and then is relished by the wisest men." Of course great judgment must be used in framing the ritual. It should not be too long and a chance...
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Outing, Volume 19

Sports - 1892
...never supplant fishball in New England. — Boston Commercial Bulletin WISE MEN'S PECULIARITIES. " A LITTLE nonsense now and then Is relished by the wisest men." But e'en some wise men think their wives Must siand their nonsense all their lives. —Puck. " CANES...
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Life and Reminiscences of a 19th Century Gladiator

John Lawrence Sullivan, Dudley Allen Sargent - Boxers (Sports) - 1892 - 294 pages
...me after various victories in the ring, not with the idea that I endorse them myself; but that — "A little nonsense, now and then, Is relished by the wisest men." " The Boston Hercules." " Knight of the Fives." "The hard-hitting Sullivan." "The Boston Miracle of...
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