Date: Wed, 25 Oct 1995 11:29:05 -0400

From: Ronald Butters amspeech[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]ACPUB.DUKE.EDU

Subject: Big Dogs

Does anyone have any knowledge of the phrase "If you want to run with the

big dogs you gotta get off the porch"? It seems to me that

I had a high-school techer who used to say this in the 1950s--does anyone

remember it from then (or before)? Any print citations?