[PW] ? Famous Quotations from Comic Strips (Quotation Query #768)

Peter McCallum mccallumpeter09 at gmail.com
Tue Mar 21 12:25:50 PDT 2017


I'm among the superannuated, so my memory's not what it was, but didn't
Smokey Stover also opine that "Scram gravy ain't wavy"?

-Pete McCallum

On Tue, Mar 21, 2017 at 12:56 PM, Lois Aleta Fundis <
fundisl at weirton.lib.wv.us> wrote:

> If we're going to quote Calvin and Hobbes -- and there's so much there! --
> there's always the line from the very last strip (Sunday, December 31,
> 1995.
> ):
>  "It's a magical world, Hobbes, ol' buddy... Let's go exploring!"
>
> On Sun, Mar 19, 2017 at 10:37 PM, Sally Waters <WATERS at law.stetson.edu>
> wrote:
>
> > Calvin's version of the Serenity Prayer:
> >
> > "The strength to change what I can, the inability to accept what I can't,
> > and the incapacity to tell the difference."  -- from Calvin and Hobbes
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > Sally G. Waters
> > Reference & Faculty Services Librarian
> > Dolly & Homer Hand Law Library
> > Stetson University College of Law
> > Gulfport, FL 33707
> > waters at law.stetson.edu<mailto:waters at law.stetson.edu> ; 727-562-7828
> >
> >
> >
> > ________________________________
> > From: Project-Wombat-Open <project-wombat-open-bounces@
> > lists.project-wombat.org> on behalf of Shapiro, Fred <
> > fred.shapiro at yale.edu>
> > Sent: Sunday, March 19, 2017 5:27 PM
> > To: list at project-wombat.org
> > Subject: [PW] ? Famous Quotations from Comic Strips (Quotation Query
> #768)
> >
> > For the second edition of the Yale Book of Quotations, I would welcome
> > suggestions of famous quotes from comic strips.  These could be one-off
> > quotes or could be recurring catchphrases (like "leapin' lizards" from
> > Little Orphan Annie).  I believe I already have the more famous lines
> from
> > Peanuts and Pogo.
> >
> >
> > Fred Shapiro
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