His answer trickled through my head like water through a sieve.
Oh, 'tis love, 'tis love that makes the world go round.
We called him Tortoise because he taught us.
Take care of the sense and the sounds will take care of themselves.
'When I use a word,' Humpty Dumpty said in rather a scornful tone, 'it means just what I choose it to mean - neither more nor less.'
If you don't know where you are going, any road will get you there.