Camel Related Quotes

Camel trips, as I suspected all along, and as I was about to have confirmed, do not being or end: they mere change form.

Robyn Davidson

At twenty a man is a peacock, at thirty a lion, at forty a camel, at fifty a serpent, at sixty a dog, at seventy an ape, at eighty a nothing at all.

Baltasar Gracian

The camel has evolved to be relatively self-sufficient. On the other hand, the camel has not evolved to smell good. Neither has Perl.

Larry Wall

A fox looked at his shadow at sunrise and said, â??I will have a camel for lunch today.â? And all morning he went about looking for camels. But at noon he saw his shadow again-and he said, â??A mouse will do.

Khalil Gibran

I still believe the lessons I learned when I was raised in a Roman Catholic household. Like, it's harder for a rich man to get into Heaven than for a camel to go through the eye of a needle.

Michael Moore

I can't actually see myself putting make-up on my face at the age of sixty, but I can see myself going on a camel train to Samarkand.

Glenda Jackson

“I'm gonna do the whole bedroom in camel color - it's an old lady color.”

Amy Sedaris

It is the last straw that breaks the camel's back.

Charles Dickens

As a camel beareth labor, and heat, and hunger, and thirst, through deserts of sand, and fainteth not; so the fortitude of a man shall sustain him through all perils.


[On the camel:] Its weak point is its morale, and it is here that so much depends on its human master. Discouragement is fatal ... it loses heart, sinks by the wayside and dies.

Mildred Cable