Mums The Word - What Your Mother Would Rather Not Tell You

Famous quotes containing the words mother and/or word:

    Necessity may well be called the mother of invention—but calamity is the test of integrity.
    Samuel Richardson (1689–1761)

    Sometimes a word will start it, like
    Hands and feet, sun and gloves. The way
    Is fraught with danger, you say, and I
    Notice the word “fraught”....
    John Ashbery (b. 1927)