About the only difference between the poor and the rich, is this, the poor suffer misery, while the rich have to enjoy it.
Quote by Josh Billings
Josh Billings Quotes
As scarce as truth is, the supply has always been in excess of the demand.
It is not all bad, this getting old, ripening. After the fruit has got its...
Most people repent their sins by thanking God they ain't so wicked as their neighbors
The best time for you to hold your tongue is the time you feel you...
There's a lot of people in this world who spend so much time watching their...
There is nothing so easy to learn as experience and nothing so hard to apply.
Learning sleeps and snores in libraries, but wisdom is everywhere, wide awake, on tiptoe.
Threescore years and ten is enough; if a man can't suffer all the misery he...
Knowledge is like money: the more he gets, the more he craves.
Don't ever prophesy; for if you prophesy wrong, nobody will forget it; and if you...
A puppy plays with every pup he meets, but an old dog has few associates.
The thinner the ice, the more anxious is everyone to see whether it will bear.
I've never known a person to live to be one hundred and be remarkable for...
I have never known a person to live to be one hundred and be remarkable...
There are two things in this life for which we are never fully prepared and...
My advice to those who are about to begin, in earnest, the journey of life,...
Silence is one of the hardest arguments to refute.
Take all the fools out of this world and there wouldn't be any fun living...
Genius ain't anything more than elegant common sense.
Reason often makes mistakes, but conscience never does.