|Circus performer Asha Tank|
I first found this quotation attributed to a "Japanese proverb." But it was also said to have been said by the 17th Century English writer Thomas Fuller. And it wasn’t always "scandalous wings" but "a scandal has wings," as in ""A lie has no legs, but a scandal has wings." So what’s the truth?
"A quote has no firm sources, but like jello is eaten."