Consult: To seek approval for a course of action already decided upon.
Quote by Ambrose Bierce
Ambrose Bierce Quotes
Mad, adj. Affected with a high degree of intellectual independence.
Incompatibility. In matrimony a similarity of tastes, particularly the taste for domination.
Enthusiasm - a distemper of youth, curable by small doses of repentance in connection with...
To be positive is to be mistaken at the top of one's voice.
Capital Punishment, a penalty regarding the justice and expediency of which many worthy persons -...
Inventor: A person who makes an ingenious arrangement of wheels, levers and springs, and believes...
Optimism - the doctrine or belief that everything is beautiful, including what is ugly.
Example is better than following it.
Absence blots people out. We really have no absent friends.
RASH, adj. Insensible to the value of our advice.
Architect. One who drafts a plan of your house, and plans a draft of your...
Religion. A daughter of Hope and Fear, explaining to Ignorance the nature of the Unknowable.
Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable.
Doubt is the father of invention.
Land: A part of the earth's surface, considered as property. The theory that land is...
The spiritual attitude of a man to a god and a dog to a man.
Creditor. One of a tribe of savages dwelling beyond the Financial Straits and dreaded for...
When you doubt, abstain.
Doubt is an incentive to truth, and patient inquiry leadeth the way.
It is easier to believe than to doubt.