Best Quotes About Fox

An actor is never so great as when he reminds you of an animal – falling like a cat, lying like a dog, moving like a fox. -Francois Truffaut

The fox has many tricks. The hedgehog has but one. But that is the best of all. -Ralph Waldo Emerson

Many foxes grow gray but few grow good. -Benjamin Franklin

Old foxes want no tutors. -Thomas Fuller

A fox should not be on the jury at a goose's trial. -Thomas Fuller

It is not unprofessional to give free legal advice, but advertising that the first visit will be free is a bit like a fox telling chickens he will not bite them until they cross the threshold of the hen house. -Warren E. Burger

I am sometimes a fox and sometimes a lion. The whole secret of government lies in knowing when to be the one or the other. -Napoleon Bonaparte

An election is coming. Universal peace is declared, and the foxes have a sincere interest in prolonging the lives of the poultry. -George Eliot

You see I'm against hunting, in fact I'm a hunt saboteur. I go out the night before and shoot the fox. -Tim Vine

For the Department of Energy to conduct this investigation is like the fox watching the hen house. -Shelley Berkley

The human comedy is always tragic, but since its ingredients are always the same – dupe, fox, straight, like burlesque skits – the repetition through the ages is comedy. -Dawn Powell

We're always on the side of the animal that's being chased. We always seem to be on the side of the rabbit or the fox and not on the side of the hounds. -Norman Jewison

A clear cold morning with high wind: we caught in a trap a large gray wolf, and last night obtained in the same way a fox who had for some time infested the neighbourhood of the fort. -Meriwether Lewis

The weather was fine and moderate. The hunters all returned, having killed during their absence three elk, four deer, two porcupines, a fox and a hare. -Meriwether Lewis

I never ride just to ride. I ride to catch a fox. I play baseball to make the team. -Sargent Shriver

I'm an inveterate fox and not a hedgehog, so I always think you should try everything. -Clifford Geertz

A fox is a wolf who sends flowers. -Ruth Brown

The world may be divided into people that read, people that write, people that think, and fox-hunters. -William Shenstone

Anybody depending on somebody else's gods is depending on a fox not to eat chickens. -Zora Neale Hurston

With foxes we must play the fox. -Thomas Fuller

Think of submitting our measure to the advice of politicians! I would as soon submit the subject of the equality of a goose to a fox. -Anna Howard Shaw

No one has been barred on account of his race from fighting or dying for America, there are no white or colored signs on the foxholes or graveyards of battle. -John F. Kennedy

The Negro revolution is controlled by foxy white liberals, by the Government itself. But the Black Revolution is controlled only by God. -Malcolm X

All the intelligence and talent in the world can't make a singer. The voice is a wild thing. It can't be bred in captivity. It is a sport, like the silver fox. It happens. -Willa Cather

I have always brought home stray animals – everything from squirrels to wild rabbits to foxes and turtles. -Amy Weber

I see this fella built like a barn door… and there's all these fox hunters, who didn't like me, screaming and shouting and as I walked past him I looked at him and he hit me with something. -John Prescott

The best days I have are usually days where I'm out in the woods and something happens, like I see an amazing animal like a fox, or I get a glimpse of a wild pig or something that I never see. Or crazy things happen. -Amy Ray

While my father sang, Pedroza stared at me. By that time my eye pupils were staring at him, too, like a terrier that's got hold of a fox. -Barry McGuigan

I used to watch 'The Apprentice' all the time and I thought Bill was a fox. That was that, we didn't see each other for years, and then we saw each other and 45 minutes after the cameras stopped rolling, we were still talking. -Giuliana Rancic

My favourite plant is the foxglove. I think they are a perfect balance between being a garden plant and a wild plant, as at home in woodland as they are in a city. -Clive Anderson

I'm not anti-fox hunting because, to me, shooting foxes is even worse and the results are horrendous. -Roger Daltrey

Critics might contend that putting former private-sector CEOs in the president's Cabinet places the fox in the henhouse. But it's unlikely such executives would expose themselves to the headaches if they weren't genuinely motivated by the call to service. -John Sununu

I often have deer on my property and there's a fox and owls. You're not going to see that in the city. -Billy Corgan

And I love Jennifer Lawrence. She's a total fox. And such a good actress. It's ridiculous. -Evan Peters

Religion and gods and beliefs – for me, it all comes down to your brother. And your brother might be the brother in your family, or it might be the guy next to you in the foxhole – it's about human connections. -Eric Kripke

'Minute to Win It' is a variation on a game show from the 1950s called 'Beat the Clock,' in which contestants won washing machines and fox stoles by doing such pointless stunts as catching a tennis ball in a paper cup or knocking a hat off one's wife's head with a whipped-cream spritzer. -Tom Shales

Human language is lit with animal life: we play cats-cradle or have hare-brained ideas; we speak of badgering, or outfoxing someone; to squirrel something away and to ferret it out. -Jay Griffiths

I'll take no charity! What I get I'll earn by taking it. I would feel no pleasure it being given to me, any more than a huntsman would take pleasure being made a present of a dead fox, in place of getting a run across country after it. -Lady Gregory

The biggest challenge for open source is that as it enters the consumer market, as projects like WordPress and Firefox have done, you have to create a user experience that is on par or better than the proprietary alternatives. -Matt Mullenweg

At Linfox we have zero tolerance. If any alcohol or drugs are found in any drivers' blood, they are instantly dismissed. -Lindsay Fox

I'd love to learn how to foxtrot and cha cha. Believe it or not, I have terrible dancing skills. I can do everything on the ice, but as soon as you put me on the ground, I'm that person that falls down walking off a curb. -Johnny Weir

I don't believe in God, though I'm not prepared to call myself an atheist either. You know the old phrase: 'There are no atheists in foxholes.' I've never been in a foxhole, and if I ever find myself in a foxhole, I'll let you know if I believe in God or not. -Ed Asner

I've always been curious about why one man jumps out of a foxhole with a grenade and charges a machine gun nest, and his buddy next to him sits there cowering. And my feeling is that the difference is tiny between the two. -Stephen Lang

People that spend time in a foxhole – they're never going to find that relationship anywhere else again… Everything else pales next to that. When you think about the Second World War vets – more than even the Vietnam vets – there's a brotherhood. -Sylvester Stallone

I don't know why people feel that I am snooty. I am not a person who has ever given an interview on image building. I have never been that person, as I am very confident of what I do. People do PR, but I get completely foxed. I don't know how to do it. I stay away from the limelight, as I think my work should speak on my behalf. -Kareena Kapoor Khan

There are no atheists in foxholes, they say, and I was a foxhole atheist for a long time. But after going through a midlife crisis and having many things change very quickly, it made me realize my mortality. And when you start to think about death, you start to think about what's after it. And then you start hoping there is a God. -Peter Steele

You don't get the fox to be in charge of the chicken coop. You don't give the outgoing regime – which has been practicing dictatorship, is an authoritarian system, it's a bunch of military people – the task of changing Egypt into a second republic, a new Egypt with democracy, freedom, rights, etc. -Mohamed ElBaradei

I've built a tree house; because of my architectural training, it's heavily over-designed, with an oriel window sticking out of it and flying foxes coming off it. -Greg Wise

Agribusiness – with its wicked powerful lobby and its infiltration of top bureaucratic posts – essentially runs roughshod over the government agencies that are supposed to monitor it. It's the rich fox guarding the filthy, overcrowded henhouse. -Jane Velez-Mitchell

The raccoons, foxes, beavers, chinchillas, minks, rabbits, and yes, sometimes even dogs and cats that are killed for fur are not very different from your beloved dog or cat. They all have eyes, ears and hearts. They all experience pain when they are physically maimed. They shake with fear when they experience terror. -Jane Velez-Mitchell

It's almost as if Putin is brilliant, really – he's outfoxing Obama all the time. -Tina Brown

We invest heavily on Firefox on the desktop. We have a user base we want to keep happy. -Mitchell Baker

When Chrome launched, it was not a high point for Firefox. There's no secret about that. -Mitchell Baker

You can get anything from Mozilla Firefox-based themes to nature themes to your own photographs. -Mitchell Baker

When we got ready to ship out Firefox 1.0, the last set of things we did was to make it appealing to a consumer, to add the polish of a world-class product to it. -Mitchell Baker

The name Firefox is not part of the open source licence, and that's why it's important to us. -Mitchell Baker

We have a version of Firefox for mobile devices, codenamed Fennec. That's a type of fox – South American, I think, with giant ears. -Mitchell Baker

If you're a Firefox user, you get accustomed to your history and the URL bar and finding things. That should be available on your mobile phone as well. -Mitchell Baker

When you're on a raft, you pray like in a foxhole. -Louis Zamperini

I tell people that the history of Mozilla and Firefox is so one of a kind that it should not be used – ever – as an example of what's possible. -Mitch Kapor

Some animals are cunning and evil-disposed, as the fox; others, as the dog, are fierce, friendly, and fawning. Some are gentle and easily tamed, as the elephant; some are susceptible of shame, and watchful, as the goose. Some are jealous and fond of ornament, as the peacock. -Aristotle

We love a lot of vampire fiction – both fiction in which the vampires are enemies to be battled or stone cold foxes to be dated. -Sarah Rees Brennan

Life to me is defined by uncertainty. Uncertainty is the state in which we live, and there is no way to outfox it. -Thomas H. Cook

It is very easy to try to type and accidentally type, if you just got your nails done. -Katie Nolan

I would say that I definitely became much more religious. They say there are no atheists in foxholes, and this stroke put me into a very deep foxhole. Yet that feeling of faith sustained me, so I have no feelings of anger or regret. -Mark Kirk

The smaller a group, the easier it is for more people to argue and enter into discussions. The U.S. is vast. It's too large. The intellectuals hide out in enclaves, in big cities or universities, like a bunch of chickens hiding from a fox. -Elfriede Jelinek

If people want to watch a movie about a fox and rabbit becoming friends and turn that into an evil, agenda-pushing practice, then what can you say? -Rich Moore

There's one thing to say about John Boehner. He's a fighter. He does fight. And if there is somebody you want in the foxhole with you, it's going to be John Boehner. -Tom Graves

Buzz was, of course, the second man to walk on the moon. Buzz made a rap video, 'Rocket Experience,' with Snoop Dogg. He did the cha-cha and the fox-trot and was eliminated in the second round of season ten of 'Dancing with the Stars'. -Jeanne Marie Laskas

In football, I'm not so old. At 52, maybe I have 20 years in front of me to coach. But I feel myself as… you might say an 'old fox.' Nothing scares me; nothing worries me too much. It looks like nothing new can happen for me. -Jose Mourinho

I may not know everything about physical talent or anything like that, but I have a sharp mind when it comes to that look: being able to look into somebody's eyes to tell if they are going to be in the foxhole with you tonight, or if they are not. -Allen Iverson

I was a millionaire twice over and half again before I was twenty-one. I stole every nickel of it and blew the bulk of the bundle on fine threads, gourmet foods, luxurious lodgings, fantastic foxes, fine wheels, and other sensual goodies. -Frank Abagnale

My mom was a rescue veterinarian, and I grew up helping her nurse injured animals back to health. Any deer hit by a car, fox caught in a trap, whatever it was that got hurt, everyone brought them to my mom. -Johnny Iuzzini

I think when you are playing at the international level, there is so much television exposure that people are looking at your weaknesses and strengths, and you need to fox them at times. You have got to do something different. -Mohammad Azharuddin

My sister is three years older and super foxy, and I always looked like a 50 year old woman. -Paula Pell

My sister was three years older than me, and she was like the stone-cold '70s fox. I looked like a short Polish farm woman, and so our journals were wildly different. -Paula Pell

I do not subscribe to the 'Trump is crazy like a fox' thing. I think that's being too generous. -Valerie Plame

My designs are slightly subversive in their way; it can be in the cut or the colour, but they're always obtainable: they're not so difficult that a 40-year-old woman wanting to go to a cocktail party looking foxy and a little bit different in something well-made would be alienated by them. -Giles Deacon

I tell my daughter every morning, 'Now, what are the two most important parts of you?' And she says, 'My head and my heart.' Because that's what I've learned in the foxhole: What gets you through life is strength of character and strength of spirit and love. -Viola Davis

The only thing I knew would make my grandmother more proud than watching my TV courtroom was to see me dressed up in white tie doing the foxtrot. -Robert Rinder

They say there are no atheists in foxholes, and in the foxhole of my divorce, I found solace in walking to St. Patrick's Cathedral and lighting candles. -Faith Salie

Donald Trump often appears on Fox, which is ironic because a fox often appears on Donald Trump's head. -Seth Meyers

Mom would say, 'Get out of the house,' and we would just go. We had all sorts of large swings and flying foxes and various death traps throughout the forest that we'd try and do our best to hurt ourselves on. It was a great childhood in terms of being creative, I think. -Luke Hemsworth

Control of the browser that people use to access the Web turned out to be far less meaningful than the search engine we use as the starting point for finding Web information. I switch between Safari, Explorer, Firefox, and Chrome browsers all day. I never stray from Google search. -Glenn Kelman

I feed foxes. I'm not supposed to, but I love it. -Harry Redknapp

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