Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.
Quote by Josh Billings
Josh Billings Quotes
It ain't often that a man's reputation outlasts his money.
Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are, and doing things as...
Threescore years and ten is enough; if a man can't suffer all the misery he...
Man was created a little lower than the angels and has bin getting a little...
It is a very delicate job to forgive a man, without lowering him in his...
I have lived in this world just long enough to look carefully the second time...
I think when the full horror of being fifty hits you, you should stay home...
There is no greater evidence of superior intelligence than to be surprised at nothing.
If you ever find happiness by hunting for it, you will find it, as the...
Poverty is the step-mother of genius
Most people repent their sins by thanking God they ain't so wicked as their neighbors.
There are lots of people who mistake their imagination for their memory.
Words are often seen hunting for an idea, but ideas are never seen hunting for...
It is better to know nothing than to know what ain't so.
I haven't got as much money as some folks, but I've got as much impudence...
There is no revenge so complete as forgiveness.
Marrying for love may be a bit risky, but it is so honest that God...
Remember the poor, it costs nothing.
Be like a postage stamp. Stick to one thing until you get there.
The wheel that squeaks the loudest is the one that gets the grease.