Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Quote

And when you stick on conversation's burrs,
Don't strew your pathway with those dreadful urs.


A rhymed Lesson. Urania; reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

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And when you stick on conversation's burrs, Don't strew your pathway with those dreadful urs.

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And when you stick on conversation's burrs, Don't strew your pathway with those dreadful urs.

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And when you stick on conversation's burrs, Don't strew your pathway with those dreadful urs.

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And when you stick on conversation's burrs, Don't strew your pathway with those dreadful urs.