Birds Quotes, Sayings about birds

If one cannot catch a bird of paradise, better take a wet hen.
– Nikita Khrushchev

Praises for our past triumphs are as feathers to a dead bird.
– Paul Eldridge

God gives every bird its food, but He does not throw it into its nest.
– Josiah Gilbert Holland

I never wanted to weigh more heavily on a man than a bird.
– Coco Chanel

A bird in hand is a certainty. But a bird in the bush may sing.
– Bret Harte

London is a roost for every bird.
– Benjamin Disraeli

The soul has illusions as the bird has wings: it is supported by them.
– Victor Hugo

In software systems it is often the early bird that makes the worm.
– Alan Perlis

My heart is like a singing bird.
– Christina Rossetti

I’m youth, I’m joy, I’m a little bird that has broken out of the egg.
– James M. Barrie

God gives every bird his worm, but He does not throw it into the nest.
– P. D. James

The early bird gets the worm.The early worm… gets eaten.
– Norman Ralph Augustine

A forest bird never wants a cage.
– Henrik Ibsen

The early bird may get the worm, but its the second mouse that gets the cheese.
– Jeremy Paxman

The bird a nest, the spider a web, man friendship.
– William Blake

Oh, bird of my soul, fly away now, For I possess a hundred fortified towers.
– Rumi

I’m very happy being me, although sometimes I’d love to be a bird so that I could fly.
– Joy Fielding

No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings.
– William Blake

I am no bird; and no net ensnares me; I am a free human being with an independent will.
– Charlotte Bronte

The bird is powered by its own life and by its motivation.
– A. P. J. Abdul Kalam