Bee Quotes

Bees that have honey in their nostrils have stings in their tails.

All the honey a bee gathers during its lifetime doesn’t sweeten its sting.

What is not good for the swarm is not good for the bee.

A swarm of bees in May is worth a load of hay but a swarm in July is not worth a fly.

As busy as a bee.

the honey bee is sad and cross and wicked as a weasel and when she perches on you boss she leaves a little measle. archy (Archy, a cockroach, is unable to use the shift key on the typewriter for capitals and punctuation.)

One day when he was out walking, he came to an open place in the middle of the forest, and in the middle of this place was a large oak-tree, and, from the top of the tree, there came a loud buzzing-noise.

The honey-bee that wanders all day long… Seeks not alone the rose’s glowing breast, The lily’s dainty cup, the violet’s lips, But from the rank and noxious weeds he sips The single drop of sweetness closely pressed Within the poison chalice.

My cousin just died. He was only 19. He got stung by a bee – the natural enemy of a tightrope walker.

If you want to gather honey, don’t kick over the beehive.