All of the animals except for man know that the principle business of life is to enjoy it.
Quote by Samuel Butler
The truest characters of ignorance are vanity and pride and arrogance.
Vaccination is the medical sacrament corresponding to baptism. Whether it is or is not more...
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing. Let your falls not be on a...
The healthy stomach is nothing if it is not conservative. Few radicals have good digestions.
Mr. Tennyson has said that more things are wrought by prayer than this world dreams...
If you follow reason far enough it always leads to conclusions that are contrary to...
I do not mind lying, but I hate inaccuracy.
Logic is like the sword - those who appeal to it, shall perish by it.
A sense of humor keen enough to show a man his own absurdities will keep...
Evil is like water, it abounds, is cheap, soon fouls, but runs itself clear of...
The history of art is the history of revivals.
To himself everyone is immortal; he may know that he is going to die, but...
Lying has a kind of respect and reverence with it. We pay a person the...
We all like to forgive, and love best not those who offend us least, nor...
If God wants us to do a thing, he should make his wishes sufficiently clear....
If the headache would only precede the intoxication, alcoholism would be a virtue.
People are always good company when they are doing what they really enjoy.
The seven deadly sins: Want of money, bad health, bad temper, chastity, family ties, knowing...
Look before you leap for as you sow, ye are like to reap.
There is no bore like a clever bore.