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
Reason often makes mistakes, but conscience never does.
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.
Woman's influence is powerful, especially when she wants something.
There's a lot of people in this world who spend so much time watching their...
Flattery is like cologne water, to be smelt, not swallowed.
Life consists not in holding good cards, but in playing those you hold well.
Confess your sins to the Lord and you will be forgiven; confess them to man...
A puppy plays with every pup he meets, but an old dog has few associates.
Knowledge is like money: the more he gets, the more he craves.
About the most originality that any writer can hope to achieve honestly is to steal...
Consider the postage stamp, my son. It secures success through its ability to stick to...
As long as we are lucky we attribute it to our smartness; our bad luck...
I have never known a person to live to be one hundred and be remarkable...
Every man has his follies - and often they are the most interesting thing he...
Advice is like castor oil, easy to give, but dreadful to take.
Confess your sins to the Lord, and you will be forgiven; confess them to men,...
Some folks are wise and some otherwise.
In life, it's not who you know that's important, it's how your wife found out.
Age is not important unless you're a cheese.
Conquer a man who never gives by gifts; Subdue untruthful men by truthfulness; Vanquish an...