Capital Punishment, a penalty regarding the justice and expediency of which many worthy persons - including all the assassins - entertain grave misgivings
Quote by Ambrose Bierce
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Prejudice - a vagrant opinion without visible means of support.
Battle, n., A method of untying with the teeth a political knot that would not...
Acquaintance is a degree of friendship called slight when its object is poor and obscure,...
Historian - a broad-gauge gossip.
Clairvoyant, n.: A person, commonly a woman, who has the power of seeing that which...
INFLUENCE, n. In politics, a visionary _quo_ given in exchange for a substantial _quid_.
The future is that period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are...
ADVICE, n. The smallest current coin. The man was in such deep distress, Said Tom,...
Consul - in American politics, a person who having failed to secure an office from...
ARISTOCRACY, n. Government by the best men. (In this sense the word is obsolete; so...
Bacchus, n.: A convenient deity invented by the ancients as an excuse for getting drunk.
Bore: a person who talks when you wish him to listen.
Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever...
Cynic, n: a blackguard whose faulty vision sees things as they are, not as they...
Habit is a shackle for the free.
The covers of this book are too far apart.
Learning, n. The kind of ignorance distinguishing the studious.
Positive, adj.: Mistaken at the top of one's voice.
Fork: An instrument used chiefly for the purpose of putting dead animals into the mouth.
There are four kinds of Homicide: felonious, excusable, justifiable, and praiseworthy.