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Letter "F" » fawn
«Let any man show the world that he feels Afraid of its bark and 't will fly at his heels: Let him fearlessly face it, 't will leave him alone: But 't will fawn at his feet if he flings it a bone»
«I am called a dog because I fawn on those who give me anything, I yelp at those who refuse, and I set my teeth in rascals»
«Turn pimp, flatterer, quack, lawyer, parson, be chaplain to an atheist, or stallion to an old woman, anything but a poet; for a poet is worse, more servile, timorous and fawning than any I have named.»
Author: William Congreve
, old woman
«That politician who curries favor with the citizens and indulges them and fawns upon them and has a presentiment of their wishes, and is skillful in gratifying them, he is esteemed a great statesman.»
«She jerked away from me like a startled fawn might, if I had a startled fawn and it jerked away from me.»
«I have no use for people who throw there weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous.»
«How like a fawning publican he looks!»