„But what is worse, smelling the roast and not feasting, or not smelling the roast at all?“

—  Garth Stein, The Art of Racing in the Rain

Fuente: The Art of Racing in the Rain

Garth Stein Foto
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escritor estadounidense 1964

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Shannon Hale Foto
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„Oh, the roast beef of England,
And old England's roast beef!“

—  Henry Fielding English novelist and dramatist 1707 - 1754

The Grub Street Opera (1731), Act iii, scene 2; reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919)

Elbert Hubbard Foto

„Perfume; Any smell that is used to drown a worse one.“

—  Elbert Hubbard American writer, publisher, artist, and philosopher fue el escritor del jarron azul 1856 - 1915

Cesare Pavese Foto

„Life without smoking is like the smoke without the roast.“

—  Cesare Pavese Italian poet, novelist, literary critic, and translator 1908 - 1950

This Business of Living (1935-1950)

Dr. Seuss Foto

„And he, he himself… the Grinch… carved the roast-beast!“

—  Dr. Seuss, libro How the Grinch Stole Christmas!

Fuente: How the Grinch Stole Christmas!

„Life as Hunter Thompson's mother was no weenie roast.“

—  William McKeen American academic 1954

Fuente: Outlaw Journalist (2008), Chapter 1, Getting Away With It, p. 1

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„He took the Who’s feast, he took the Who pudding, he took the roast beast. He cleaned out that ice box as quick as a flash. Why, the Grinch even took their last can of Who hash.“

—  Dr. Seuss American children's writer and illustrator, co-founder of Beginner Books 1904 - 1991

Fuente: How the Grinch stole Christmas! And other stories

Jack Benny Foto

„Jack: Smell?… What do I want with smelling salts?“

—  Jack Benny comedian, vaudeville performer, and radio, television, and film actor 1894 - 1974

Francis Bacon Foto
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„2018. He set my House afire, only to roast his Eggs.“

—  Thomas Fuller (writer) British physician, preacher, and intellectual 1654 - 1734

Compare Poor Richard's Almanack (1751) : Pray don't burn my House to roast your Eggs.
Introductio ad prudentiam: Part II (1727), Gnomologia (1732)

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„At your time of life, it's love that rules the roast: at mine, it's solid, serviceable gold.“

—  Anne Brontë, libro La inquilina de Wildfell Hall

Fuente: The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (1848), Ch. XX : Persistence; Mr. Maxwell to Helen

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