Quotations on Cows
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We spend more on cows than the poor.
- Gordon Brown
(Keywords: Cows, Poor)
I can drink tea until the cows come home and I love the atmosphere in tea-shops.
- Zola Budd
(Keywords: Home, Love, Cows, Tea)
Give these Indians little farms, survey them, let them put fences around them, let them have their own horses, cows, sheep, things that they can call their own, and it will do away with tribal Indians.
- George Crook
(Keywords: Cows, Horses, Sheep, Will)
There's nothing like sitting back and talking to your cows.
- Russell Crowe
(Keywords: Cows, Nothing, Talking)
Studying cows, pigs and chickens can help an actor develop his character. There are a lot of things I learned from animals. One was that they couldn't hiss or boo me.
- James Dean
(Keywords: Character, Actor, Animals, Cows, Help)
Cows are my passion. What I have ever sighed for has been to retreat to a Swiss farm, and live entirely surrounded by cows - and china.
- Charles Dickens
(Keywords: Cows, Passion)
Some people are uncomfortable with the idea that humans belong to the same class of animals as cats and cows and raccoons. They're like the people who become successful and then don't want to be reminded of the old neighborhood.
- Phil Donahue
(Keywords: People, Idea, Successful, Animals, Cats, Class, Cows, Old, Want)
Anybody who plays the stock market not as an insider is like a man buying cows in the moonlight.
- Daniel Drew
(Keywords: Buying, Cows, Man)
Lebanon can choose to be either a partner in ridding the scourge of terrorism or another obstacle that cows to the most radical elements of society.
- Vito Fossella
(Keywords: Society, Cows, Radical, Terrorism)
Sacred cows make very poor gladiators.
- Nikki Giovanni
(Keywords: Cows, Poor)
The return from cows and sheep in cheese is worth much money every day in the season, without calves and lambs, and without the manure, which all return corn and fruit.
- Robert Grosseteste
(Keywords: Money, Cows, Day, Sheep, Worth)
Even during the rationing period, during World War II, we didn't have the anxiety that we'd starve, because we grew our own potatoes, you know? And our own hogs, and our own cows and stuff, you know.
- James Earl Jones
(Keywords: War, Anxiety, Cows, World, World war)
I have been heartbroken once and it has affected all my relationships from there on. But now I look at it as a occupational hazard. If you are in the meat market at some point you are gonna get mad cows disease.
- Dominic Monaghan
(Keywords: Cows, Disease, Now, Relationships)
I don't know how many sacred cows there are today. I think there's a little confusion between humor and gross passing for humor. That's kind of regrettable.
- Bob Newhart
(Keywords: Humor, Confusion, Cows, Today)
Making fun of born-again Christians is like hunting dairy cows with a high powered rifle and scope.
- P. J. O'Rourke
(Keywords: Cows, Fun, Hunting)
Meat is an inefficient way to eat. An acre of land can yield 20,000 pounds of potatoes, but that same acre would only graze enough cows to get 165 pounds of meat.
- Alexandra Paul
(Keywords: Cows, Land, Yield)
Cows are amongst the gentlest of breathing creatures; none show more passionate tenderness to their young when deprived of them; and, in short, I am not ashamed to profess a deep love for these quiet creatures.
- Thomas de Quincey
(Keywords: Love, Cows, Deep, Quiet, Tenderness)
She always says, my lord, that facts are like cows. If you look them in the face hard enough they generally run away.
- Dorothy L. Sayers
(Keywords: Cows, Facts)
If I have to, I'll go and direct theater and talk till the cows come home.
- Ridley Scott
(Keywords: Home, Cows, Talk, Theater)
It's to be a person who's able to shoot little arrows into sacred cows and knock politicians off their pedestals, to look out for hypocrisy, advocate for all sorts of things from social justice to peace.
- Jonathan Shapiro
(Keywords: Peace, Cows, Hypocrisy, Justice, Politicians)
The cows have ID numbers. And we should be able, throughout the investigation, which is ongoing as we speak, to be able to track that cow back to where it came from initially.
- Ann Veneman
(Keywords: Cows, Investigation, Numbers)
This was a dairy cow, and dairy cows have IDs on them. The ID was traced back to the farm in Washington. It's a dairy farm. And that farm now has been quarantined, and the owners have been very cooperative in doing that.
- Ann Veneman
(Keywords: Cows, Now, Washington)
My parents moved to Los Angeles when I was really young, but I spent every summer with my grandparents, and I'd stay with my grandfather on the farm in Longview. He was retired from the railroad, and he had a small farm with some cows and some pigs. I remember part of my youth was feeding hogs and plowing fields and stuff, so that's a part of me.
- Forest Whitaker
(Keywords: Cows, Grandparents, Summer, Youth)