Frederic Ogden Nash was an American poet well known for his light verse, of which he wrote over 500 pieces. With his unconventional rhyming schemes, he was declared the country’s best-known producer of humorous poetry.
Born: August 19, 1902, Rye, New York, United States
Died: May 19, 1971, Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Spouse: Frances Rider Leonard (m. 1931–1971)
Movies: The Wizard of Oz, The Shining Hour, The Feminine Touch, The Firefly
You are only young once, but you can stay immature indefinitely.
Candy Is dandy But liquor Is quicker.
To keep your marriage brimming, With love in the loving cup, Whenever you’re wrong, admit it; Whenever you’re right, shut up.