I have been reading Muriel Barbery’s book, The Gourmet. I really love how she decribes things.
[A dog is an animal whose] tail keeps time with his emotion
I am very tickled by things like that. The everyday things that we see but brought out in such a different light. I bet you didn’t know ….
A blindfolded dolphin can find a nickel at the bottom of its tank.
A cat has 32 muscles in each ear.
A crocodile always grows new teeth to replace the old teeth!
A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out.
A donkey will sink in quicksand but a mule won’t.
A dragonfly has a life span of 24 hours.
A duck’s quack doesn’t echo and no one knows why.
A giraffe can clean its ears with its 21-inch tongue!
A goldfish has a memory span of three seconds.
A group of frogs is called an army.
For all things animals and quirky …
― Groucho Marx, The Essential Groucho: Writings For By And About Groucho Marx
― Marilyn Monroe
― Mark Twain
― George Bernard Shaw
― George Carlin
― Winston Churchill
― Ellen DeGeneres