Tip Rot

Famous quotes containing the words tip and/or rot:

    When words reach the tip of your tongue, hold back half of them.
    Chinese proverb.

    ‘Tis but an hour ago since it was nine,
    And after one hour more ‘twill be eleven,
    And so from hour to hour, we ripe and ripe,
    And then from hour to hour, we rot and rot;
    And thereby hangs a tale.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)