Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are, and doing things as they ought to be done.
Quote by Josh Billings
Josh Billings Quotes
Life is a grindstone, and whether it grinds a man down or polishes him up...
There are two things in this life for which we are never fully prepared and...
It ain't often that a man's reputation outlasts his money.
Advice is like castor oil, easy enough to give but dreadful uneasy to take.
There are two things in life for which we are never truly prepared: Twins.
The trouble with people is not that they don't know but that they know so...
There is no revenge so complete as forgiveness.
The less we know the more we suspect
It is a very delicate job to forgive a man, without lowering him in his...
One of the greatest victories you can gain over someone is to beat him at...
Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well.
Contentment is a kind of moral laziness; if thare want ennything but contentment in his...
There are two things in life for which we are never truly prepared: twins.
Flattery is like cologne water, to be smelt of, not swallowed
The best time for you to hold your tongue is the time you feel you...
Reason often makes mistakes but conscience never does.
I've never known a person to live to be one hundred and be remarkable for...
Be kind to your mother-in-law, but pay for her board at some good hotel.
Flattery is like cologne water, to be smelt, not swallowed.
If a man should happen to reach perfection in this world, he would have to...