Top 17 Shovel Quotes

We have collected the best Shovel Quotes by famous authors including Letitia Baldrige, Michael Ball, Jackson Pollock, Donald T. Regan, Janet Street-Porter and many others, we hope that among them you will find the right thought.

Kids today and for the last 20 years have held the fork
Kids today and for the last 20 years have held the fork and knife in unbelievable ways. They hold the fork with a fist and the knife like a saw and they shovel it in. It doesn’t matter to them which way they hold their knife and fork. They eat every which way. I’m amazed they get food into their mouths at all.

Letitia Baldrige
The one I really get on with is Princess Anne. Talk about calls a spade a shovel! And she’s so clued-up. She’s a patron of a number of charities. I’ve been involved in a couple and she’s not just a name. She knows the research programmes that are going on. She really does her homework.

Michael Ball
When I say artist I mean the man who is building things – creating molding the earth – whether it be the plains of the west – or the iron ore of Penn. It’s all a big game of construction – some with a brush – some with a shovel – some choose a pen.

Jackson Pollock
Some of us are like a shovel brigade that follow a parade down Main Street cleaning up.

Donald T. Regan
Caesar salad is one of my favourite lunch foods. You can shovel it in and talk at the same time.

Janet Street-Porter
The world is full of abundance and opportunity, but far too many people come to the fountain of life with a sieve instead of a tank car… a teaspoon instead of a steam shovel. They expect little and as a result they get little.

Ben Sweetland
There’s nothing better for kids than a bucket and shovel at the beach.

Thomas Gibson
It’s nice to have money, but the first thing I did with money was buy my father a snow-blower, because my job was to shovel snow, and I wasn’t there to do it any more, so I was able to buy him a blower.

Richard Gere
A snowdrift is a beautiful thing – if it doesn’t lie across the path you have to shovel or block the road that leads to your destination.

Hal Borland
We are all born with an innate understanding of interpersonal equity – the idea that if you lend me your rake today, I’ll respond in kind when you come to borrow my shovel tomorrow. Or nearly all of us are born with that. Psychopaths aren’t.

Jeffrey Kluger
I do think – the metaphor I always use – it’s the role of intelligence community to stay down in the engine room and shovel that intelligence coal, and people on the bridge get to decide where to drive the ship and how fast and how to arrange all the deckchairs.

James Clapper
I once said, ‘We will bury you,’ and I got into trouble with it. Of course we will not bury you with a shovel. Your own working class will bury you.

Nikita Khrushchev
I keep thinking someone’s gonna show up and say, ‘There’s been a big mistake. The guy next door is supposed to be drawing the cartoon. Here’s your shovel.’

Gary Larson
At the end of the day, the only things that are shovel ready around here are the words coming out of Barack Obama and Joe Biden’s mouth.

Reince Priebus
Seasonal change in Los Angeles is often a very subtle thing. It’s not as if we finally stop having to shovel the snow out of our driveways and can put our parkas back in the closet.

Henry Rollins
You don’t go to Gettysburg with a shovel, you don’t take belt buckles off the Arizona.

Robert Ballard
I call a spade a shovel, straightforward. If I disagree with someone, I tell them.

John McDonnell