Dodo Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 34 Quotes About Dodo

#1. Common sense used to be a great trait for one to have, and hence the name, common it was plentiful. Today's it's as rare as the Dodo bird. - Author: M.A. Bookout
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#2. I know we're gathered here for a very solemn occasion. Poor Great-Uncle Frankie has gone the way of the dodo bird, soon to rot in peace. Um, I mean, rest in peace.
- Dak - Author: James Dashner
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#3. The ill-fated dodo. Slow, flightless and dangerously trusting, the dodo was driven to extinction just seventy years after first being spotted by European sailors on its island home of Mauritius. - Author: Bill Bryson
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#4. I would love to meet a dodo. - Author: Annie Lennox
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#5. I have no connections here; only gusty collisions,
rootless seedlings forced into bloom, that collapse.
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I am the Visiting Poet: a real unicorn,
a wind-up plush dodo, a wax museum of the Movement.
People want to push the buttons and see me glow. - Author: Marge Piercy
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#6. Dodo!" exclaimed Celia, looking after her in surprise. "I never heard you make such a comparison before." "Why should I make it before the occasion came? It is a good comparison: the match is perfect. - Author: George Eliot
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#7. Has it ever occurred to you that business as you think of it may have outlived its usefulness? Business has made its contribution and the world moves on. Business is just another dodo ... - Author: Clifford D. Simak
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#8. know,' said the Mouse. 'Of course,' the Dodo replied very gravely. 'What else have you got in your pocket?' he went - Author: Lewis Carroll
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#9. Don't you own a dodo? - Author: Jasper Fforde
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#10. When we kill a word, it's akin to killing off the dodo bird. Nothing can replace it, and it's impossible to know the scope of the loss." The - Author: Beth Cato
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#11. If men were necessary in the procreation process, they'd have gone the way of the dodo bird long ago. - Author: Lois Greiman
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#12. I mean, we sit around and we go, you know, 'Torture doesn't work.' Well, it's been around for 5,000 years. Most stuff that doesn't work goes the way of the dodo pretty quick, like waterbeds and 8-tracks and things like that. - Author: Adam Carolla
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#13. His unlived life worried him, tortured him, turning round and round inside him like an animal in a cage. In Dodo's body, the body of a half-wit, somebody was growing old, although he had not lived; somebody was maturing to a death that had no meaning at all. - Author: Bruno Schulz
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#14. His youth was a wingless Dodo. - Author: Lawrence Osborne
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#15. I got a lot of flak originally for writing with photographs, because the great cliche in photography is that one photograph is worth a thousand words, and photographers are usually dodo birds anyway. - Author: Duane Michals
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#16. Why,' said the Dodo, 'the best way to explain it is to do it. - Author: Lewis Carroll
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#17. You called him a big dumb dodo?" Caroline asked later that night as the two of them sat on Jane's couch watching the gas fireplace lick the fake logs. "Why didn't you go for broke and call him a poo-poo head too? - Author: Rachel Gibson
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#18. It appeared then to be at least partially satisfied. Whereas before it had been a cross dodo, it was at least now a cross, fed dodo, which was probably about as much as it could hope for in this life. - Author: Douglas Adams
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#19. The Dodo never had a chance. He seems to have been invented for the sole purpose of becoming extinct and that was all he was good for. - Author: Will Cuppy
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#20. Everybody has won, and all must have prizes. - Author: Lewis Carroll
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#21. Marriage, as an institution, is as dead as the dodo bird. - Author: Joan Fontaine
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#22. No language meant no chance of co-opting them in to what their round and flaxen invaders were calling Salvation. - Author: Thomas Pynchon
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#23. And that is what Mauritius is most famous for: the extinction of the dodo. - Author: Douglas Adams
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#24. You have a humming dodo bird," I said stupidly. - Author: Rick Riordan
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#25. The fact is that the British Museum had a complete specimen of a dodo in their collection up until the 18th century - it was actually mummified, skin and all - but in a fit of space-saving zeal, they actually cut off the head and they cut off the feet and they burned the rest in a bonfire. - Author: Adam Savage
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#26. What the internet has done is destroy film criticism. I would never have guessed that the profession of film criticism would be going the way of the dodo bird. - Author: Quentin Tarantino
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#27. No thanks ... Dodo, was it? I don't know if I can watch you have performance problems twice in ten days. - Author: Elle Lothlorien
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#28. Its evolutionary adaptability is largely gone. Ecologically, it has become moribund. Sheer chance, among other factors, is working against it. The toilet of its destiny has been flushed. - Author: David Quammen
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#29. It's easy to think that as a result of the extinction of the dodo, we are now sadder and wiser, but there's a lot of evidence to suggest that we are merely sadder and better informed. - Author: Douglas Adams
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#30. That was like seeing a dodo and a unicorn all wrapped up in one - Author: Rachel Maddow
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#31. The language 'It's too late' is very unsuitable for most environmental issues. It's too late for the dodo and for people who've starved to death already, but it's not too late to prevent an even bigger crisis. The sooner we act on the environment, the better. - Author: Jeremy Grantham
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#32. The likes of Frank Lampard and John Terry at Chelsea, English players with proper status at a club, they're going to be like the dodo bird. Extinct. - Author: Vinnie Jones
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#33. The only thing we can't buy more of is time." she said.
"And dodo birds. We can't buy any more of them. they're extinct. And dinosaurs. - Author: Dean Koontz
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#34. Alice, it took big, dumb Talon Dodo thirty seconds to get you so pissed about a poker hand pun that you were about to beat him to death with your cane. - Author: Elle Lothlorien
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