An egotist is a person of low taste - more interested in himself than in me.
Quote by Ambrose Bierce
Ambrose Bierce Quotes
Love: A temporary insanity curable by marriage.
TRUST, n. In American politics, a large corporation composed in greater part of thrifty working...
We submit to the majority because we have to. But we are not compelled to...
What this country needs what every country needs occasionally is a good hard bloody war...
Liberty: One of Imagination's most precious possessions.
Consult: To seek approval for a course of action already decided upon.
Death is not the end. There remains the litigation over the estate.
Success is the one unpardonable sin against our fellows.
Bigot: One who is obstinately and zealously attached to an opinion that you do not...
Patience, n. A minor form of dispair, disguised as a virtue.
Trial. A formal inquiry designed to prove and put upon record the blameless characters of...
PRESBYTERIAN, n. One who holds the conviction that the government authorities of the Church should...
Perseverance - a lowly virtue whereby mediocrity achieves an inglorious success.
INFLUENCE, n. In politics, a visionary _quo_ given in exchange for a substantial _quid_.
Day, n. A period of twenty-four hours, mostly misspent.
SIREN, n. One of several musical prodigies famous for a vain attempt to dissuade Odysseus...
Barometer, n.: An ingenious instrument which indicates what kind of weather we are having.
Who never doubted, never half believed. Where doubt is, there truth is - it is...
To have doubted one's own first principles is the mark of a civilized man.
You should never doubt what no one is sure about