Chicago sounds rough to the maker of verse. One comfort we have - Cincinnati sounds worse.
Quote by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Nature has but one judgment on wrong conduct - if you can call that a...
Love is the master key which opens the gates of happiness.
For him in vain the envious seasons roll, Who bears eternal summer in his soul.
Science is a first-rate piece of furniture for a man's upper chamber, if he has...
Every idea is an incitement... Eloquence may set fire to reason.
Men must turn square corners when they deal with the Government.
I would not give a fig for the simplicity this side of complexity, but I...
The greatest tragedy in America is not the destruction of our natural resources, though that...
And silence, like a poultice, comes to heal the blows of sound
It is the province of knowledge to speak, and it is the privilege of wisdom...
A great calamity is as old as the trilobites an hour after it has happened.
Our dead brothers still live for us and bid us think of life, not death...
Nature, when she invented, manufactured, and patented her authors, contrived to make critics of the...
It's faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes a life worth living.
A person is always startled when he hears himself called old for the first time.
He has half the deed done who has made a beginning.
Husband and wife come to look alike at last
The advice of their elders to young men is very apt to be as unreal...
That is sad until one recalls how many bad books the world may yet be...
Do not consider it proof just because it is written in books, for a liar...