The lion does not turn around when a small dog barks.
I have no way of knowing how people really feel, but the vast majority of those I meet couldn't be nicer. Every once in a while someone barks at me. My New Year's resolution is not to bark back.
The Barks of Trees are best gathered in the Spring, if it be of great Trees, as Oaks or the like, because then they come easiest off, and so you may dry them if you please, but indeed your best way is to gather all Barks only for present use.
A dog barks when his master is attacked. I would be a coward if I saw that God's truth is attacked and yet would remain silent.
When a dog barks at the moon, then it is religion; but when he barks at strangers, it is patriotism!
Mary and I are delighted that Broadway Barks continues to be such a popular event, and we are deeply moved by the enthusiasm and support from the legions of fans and animal lovers who attend the event every year.
barks at somebody walking by.
Diaz said of the Mexican people: 'a dog with a bone neither barks or bites.
A cowardly cur barks more fiercely than it bites.