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Everyone wants to understand painting. Why is there no attempt to understand the song of the birds?. (Quote by - Pablo Picasso)

My shoe is off my foot is cold. I have a bird I like to hold. (Quote by - Dr. Seuss)

Americans aren't the most scientifically-savvy folks, .. I heard news reports that some people were calling to enquire whether or not it's safe to eat turkey because they heard of the bird flu outbreak in Turkey. That's the country and not the bird. (Quote by - Richard Martin)

People expect the clergy to have the grace of a swan, the friendliness of a sparrow, the strength of an eagle and the night hours of an owl - and some people expect such a bird to live on the food of a canary. (Quote by - Edward Jeffrey)

Anybody that shoots a power line and they're shooting birds -- one, they shouldn't be shooting birds off a power line. Two, they should be held liable. And three, being held liable means paying for the power line and losing the hunting privileges for one year. (Quote by - Sen Dave Zien)

Abbie would whimper sometimes when the turkey answered and maybe turn her head in the direction of the bird, but otherwise she was still. Brad shot a nice bird from that flock and we never would have even known they were there had it not been for the dog. (Quote by - Scott Baseshore)

Poetry is like a bird, it ignores all frontiers. (Quote by - Yevgeny Yevtushenko)

Do you ne'er think what wondrous beings these? Do you ne'er think who made them, and who taught The dialect they speak, where melodies Alone are the interpreters of thought? Whose household words are songs in many keys, Sweeter than instrument of man e'er caught! - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, (Quote by - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow)

A bird which eats berries can be caught, but not a bird that eats wood. (Quote by - Maori Proverb)

Behaviors such as those observed during our study provide a useful and sensitive tool for gauging the effects of recreational activities on wildlife. If bird behavior can be carefully quantified, then management strategies can be developed before these and other potentially harmful activities result in long-term negative consequences to bird populations. (Quote by - Robert Steidl)

Use the talents you possess, for the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except the best. (Quote by - Henry Van Dyke)

He that hires one garden eats birds; he that hires more than one will be eaten by the birds. (Quote by - Proverb)

Most people feel that birds evolved from one kind of dinosaur. But our bad luck was to find the other kind of dinosaur, and unfortunately it has a bird-like heart too. So this means that bird-like hearts may be typical of highly evolved, late-in-the-era, dinosaurs -- they were evolving, they were changing. (Quote by - Dale Russell)

The bird That glads the night had cheer'd the listening groves with sweet complainings. (Quote by - William C. Somerville)

It's more likely to be brought in by the illegal movement of birds and bird products. (Quote by - Mark Atkinson)

Did St. Francis preach to the birds? Whatever for? If he really liked birds he would have done better to preach to the cats. (Quote by - Rebecca West)

Bird flu isn't over in Switzerland. We are not finding cases any more but on the other hand we can be quite sure that the bird flu virus will remain in the wild bird population in Switzerland for years to come ? our guess is about five-20 years. (Quote by - Marcel Falk)

The nightingale has a lyre of gold, The lark's is a clarion call, And the blackbird plays but a boxwood flute, But I love him best of all. For his song is all the joy of life, And we in the mad spring weather, We two have listened till he sang Our hearts and lips together. (Quote by - William Ernest Henley)

Every year, back comes Spring, with nasty little birds yapping their fool heads off and the ground all mucked up with plants. (Quote by - Dorothy Parker)

Perfect as the wing of a bird may be, it will never enable the bird to fly if unsupported by the air. Facts are the air of science. Without them a man of science can never rise. (Quote by - Ivan Pavlov)

Birds do strange things sometimes. Not all birds are wired the same way. Thirty-five years ago a heron from Africa showed up on Martha's Vineyard, and herons don't fly nearly as well as other birds. (Quote by - Thomas Lipsky)

How do geese know when to fly to the sun? Who tells them the seasons? How do we, humans know when it is time to move on? As with the migrant birds, so surely with us, there is a voice within if only we would listen to it, that tells us certainly when to go forth into the unknown. (Quote by - Elisabeth Kubler-Ross)

Learn a lesson from the birds. They feed those who cannot fly far. The bird relieves the itch of the buffalo by scratching it with its beak; they help and serve each other with no thought of reward. (Quote by - Atharva Veda)

What a kid I got, I told him about the birds and the bee and he told me about the butcher and my wife. (Quote by - Rodney Dangerfield)

A lot of times a hawk will come up on a nest of baby birds, and the mother will cry out to the other birds. (Quote by - Dennis Welch)

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