Jerome Jerome

Jerome Jerome

was an English writer and humorist, best known for the humorous travelogue Three Men in a Boat.
I also think pronunciation of a foreign tongue could be better taught than by demanding from the pupil those internal acrobatic feats that are generally impossible and always useless. This is the sort of instruction one recieves: 'Press your tonsils against the underside of your larynx. Then with the convex part of the septum curved upwards so as almostbut not quiteto touch the uvula try with the tip of your tongue to reach your thyroid. Take a deep breath and compress your glottis. Now without opening your lips say "GMore Jerome Jerome quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I don't know why it should be, I am sure; but the sight of another man asleep in bed when I am up, maddens me.More Jerome Jerome quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A cat's got her own opinion of human beings. She don't say much, but you can tell enough to make you anxious not to hear the whole of it.More Jerome Jerome quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Among all nations there should be vast temples raised where people might worship in silence and listen to it, for it is the voice of GodMore Jerome Jerome quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Some people are under the impression that all that is required to make a good fisherman is the ability to tell lies easily and without blushing; but this is a mistake. Mere bald fabrication is useless; the veriest tyro can manage that. It is in the circumstantial detail, the embellishing touches of probability, the general air of scrupulous -- almost of pedantic -- veracity, that the experienced angler is seen.More Jerome Jerome quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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