Belly Quotes (4 quotes)
“True is it, my incorporate friends,” quoth he, “That I receive the general food at first, Which you do live upon; and fit it is, Because I am the storehouse and the shop Of the whole body. But, if you do remember, I send it through the rivers of your blood, Even to the court, the heart, to th’ seat o’ th’ brain; And, through the cranks and offices of man, The strongest nerves and small inferior veins From me receive that natural competency Whereby they live. And though that all at once”— You, good friends, this says the belly, mark me.
I find that most men would rather have their bellies opened for five hundred dollars than have a tooth pulled for five.
Take a man out of the trenches, make him a straw boss, and he develops a belly.
We just lay on our bellies in the snow, gasping and immobile until at last we felt a bit of power coming back into our limbs.