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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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Jay Gould Or His Double: An Episode from Dreamland

Hakan Kershan Olsen - 1892 - 42 pages
...Transportation HE Z154Copyright, According to Acl of Congress, By HK OLSKN, 1892. PREFACE. GENTLE READER : A little nonsense, now and then, Is relished by the wisest men, Sounds an old saying. But if you consider what is here unfolded solely in the light of nonsense, pure...
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Debates of the Senate: Débats du Sénat

Canada. Parliament. Senate - Canada - 1893
...language of a very eminent poet belonging to our own nation which I think is very apt in this case, that " a little nonsense now and then is relished by the wisest men." I do not desire to be disrespectful in my reply and will not say that all his remarks were nonsensical,...
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Instructor in Practical Court Reporting

H. W. Thorne - 1894
...coats, "I rede ye tenl it; '-'A ckiel's among ye taking notes, "And, faith, lie'llprent it." — BURNS. "A little nonsense, now and then, "Is relished by the wisest men." — ANONYMOUS. -Th±s One 3HPH-9NR-WJLD PREFACE. The following pages are the offspring of a desire...
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Belgravia: A London Magazine, Volume 84

1894
...observed, plaintively, twisting the ends of his moustache round and round her slender fingers, " ' a little nonsense now and then, is relished by the wisest men,' a " But Mark kissed that quotation all to pieces, and repeated his question. " Yes," she answered very...
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Transactions of the Antiseptic Club

Albert Abrams - Antiseptics - 1895 - 206 pages
...that the transactions of the ' club ' may be nonsensical, but remember, my adolescent friend, that a ' little nonsense, now and then, is relished by the wisest men.' " I will depart from the conventionalism of preface-writing. I regard the transactions as embodying...
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The Medical Bulletin: A Monthly Journal of Medicine and Surgery, Volume 17

Medicine - 1895
...serve to pass away agreeably an occasional odd halfhour. As Dr. Sartorius magisterially remarks, " A little nonsense now and then is relished by the wisest men." Antisepsis and Antiseptics. By CHARLES MILTON BUCHANAN, MD, Professor of Chemistry, Toxicology, and...
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The Cyclopedia of Practical Quotations: English, Latin, and Modern Foreign ...

Mottoes - 1896 - 1178 pages
...understands Welsh ; And 'tis no marvel he is so humorous. z. Henry TV. Pt. I. Act III. Sc. 1. L. 233. the brave, None but the brave deserve the fair. p. DRYDEN aa. ANONYMOUS. HUNGER. HUSBAND. 311 HUNGER. Hunger is sharper than the sword. a. BEAUMONT AND FLETCHER...
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Journal of the ... Annual Convention of the Department of ..., Volume 17

Woman's Relief Corps. Department of Massachusetts - United States - 1896
...of greeting, written for this Convention by Mrs. Kate B. Sherwood, Past National President, viz. : " A little nonsense now and then Is relished by the wisest men." So said the poet ; so I say A little laughter by the way May make a woman's toil more light And sift...
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Odd Stories

Mrs. Harrod - 1897 - 317 pages
...again till the tears streamed down her cheeks. " I really don't know what we are laughing at, ' But a little nonsense now and then Is relished by the wisest men.' And now I am going to leave you !" "But please before you go will you tell me ?" " Nothing of the sort!...
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Elements and Science of English Versification

William Caswell Jones - English language - 1897 - 339 pages
...home ; an' Pa Said he wished s6 worse 'n Ma. James Whitcomb Riley—" The Fishing Party. NONSENSE. " A little nonsense now and then Is relished by the wisest men." The writing of a nonsensical verse is a pleasure indulged in by some of our most excellent writers....
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