Quotation Explorer - 'Sour'

It was hard and sour, but, as Poushkin said, the illusion which exalts us is dearer to us than ten thousand truths. I saw a happy man, one whose dearest dream had come true, who had attained his goal in life, who had got what he wanted, and was pleased with his destiny and with himself. - Anton Chekhov
Lies are served like a fine delicacy. But beware, the truth of it all will sour, lodge in your throat, and choke your very existence if you continue to believe them. - Jason E. Hodges
I am sure the grapes are sour. - Aesop
Never harbor grudges; they sour your stomach and do no harm to anyone else. - Robertson Davies
The cream rises to the top, even if sour. - Matshona Dhliwayo
In politics, the fruit always turns sour before it can turn ripe. - Marty Rubin
Your ability is your power. Others’ opinions can make it sour. - Debasish Mridha
In politics, the fruit always turns sour before it turns ripe. - Marty Rubin
Every sweet has its sour; every evil its good. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
A quarrel is like buttermilk, the more you stir it, the more sour it grows. - Bolivian Proverb
Let me embrace thee, sour adversity, for wise men say it is the wisest course. - William Shakespeare
Dipping into the pitcher of the past, his father often said, can only sour the cup of the present. - Gerald N. Lund
Gratitude is the best food and fuel to start anything that you need to do - it will nourish and sustain you...and others too. Hankering will leave you hungry - or with with heart, head or belly ache - and tends to have or leave a sour or bitter taste too. - Rasheed Ogunlaru
There smites nothing so sharp, nor smelleth so sour as shame. - William Langland
You've got to take the bitter with the sour. - Samuel Goldwyn
The fathers have eaten sour grapes, and the children's teeth are set on edge. - Bible
Corpses sour you. They are bad for objectivity. - Bertolt Brecht
Poetry is more than a form of art. It's a vibration and a pulsing heart. Whether it's sour or whether it's sweet. It can give you strength no one can defeat - Stanley Victor Paskavich
Tomatoes and oregano make it Italian; wine and tarragon make it French. Sour cream makes it Russian; lemon and cinnamon make it Greek. Soy sauce makes it Chinese; garlic makes it good. - Alice May Brock
When I intentionally thank God for the good gifts that come from being his child, I find it almost impossible to maintain my sour disposition. - Lori Hatcher
Procrastination and excuses are sour spices that spoil the sweet taste of an effective work. They must hence, not be prompted under desire, partly because they are strictly time-stripping and also because they have no known essence. - Israelmore Ayivor
My life would be sour grapes and ashes without you - Daisy Ashford
Police Officer Angry Aggression Theory (POAAT) is why you need to video record the police before they shoot you. Always start the video camera at the first contact, as it can go sour at any time and without warning. - Steven Magee
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