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
Advice is like castor oil, easy to give, but dreadful to take.
As scarce as truth is, the supply has always been in excess of the demand.
Most people repent their sins by thanking God they ain't so wicked as their neighbors
There is no revenge so complete as forgiveness.
There is a sort of charm in ugliness, if the person has some redeeming qualities...
Every man has his follies - and often they are the most interesting thing he...
There is nothing so easy to learn as experience and nothing so hard to apply.
Men mourn for what they have lost; women for what they ain't got.
Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well.
Words are often seen hunting for an idea, but ideas are never seen hunting for...
Old maids sweeten their tea with scandal.
When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly...
There's a lot of people in this world who spend so much time watching their...
Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing...
There are people who are always anticipating trouble, and in this way they manage to...
Common sense is instinct, and enough of it is genius.
There are very few good judges of humor, and they don't agree.
I've never known a person to live to be one hundred and be remarkable for...
Not to know is bad, not to wish to know is worse.
Knowledge itself is power