We have learned that we must live as men, not as ostriches, nor as dogs in the manger.
I must be a dog in the manger, because I don't like the idea of its being either.
What sort of a yellow dog in the manger would he be if he did not?
But finally he returned with an ample armful and filled up the manger.
“Good day, you cow at the manger,” said the Cat to Daisy the cow.
I was just making for the door of the salle--manger when the hostess overtook me.
It's being a dog in the manger, because he doesn't care for it himself.
If there's any one thing in the universe I never had you figured for, it's a dog in the manger.
Dogs in the manger, I call you; won't work yourselves, and won't let any one else.'
It could be no one else but Rhoda who had laid the child in the manger.