Half the time men think they are talking business, they are wasting time.
Quote by Edgar Watson Howe
Edgar Watson Howe Quotes
To be an ideal guest, stay at home.
It may be a cold, clammy thing to say, but those that treat friendship the...
None of us can boast about the morality of our ancestors. The record does not...
Everyone has something ancestral, even if it is nothing more than a disease
Even if a farmer intends to loaf, he gets up in time to have an...
For every quarrel a man and wife have before others, they have a hundred when...
The liberty of the press is most generally approved when it takes liberties with the...
Farmers only worry during the growing season, but townspeople worry all the time.
Marriage is a good deal like a circus: there is not as much in it...
The modest person is usually admired, if people ever hear of them.
If your faith is opposed to experience, to human learning and investigation, it is not...
Half the promises people say were never kept, were never made.
No man would listen to you talk if he didn't know it was his turn...
Never tell a secret to a bride or a groom; wait until they have been...
Living up to ideals is like doing everyday work with your Sunday clothes on.
Instead of loving your enemies, treat your friends a little better.
People are always neglecting something they can do in trying to do something they can't...
Virtue must be valuable, if men and women of all degrees pretend to have it.
Everyone suffers wrongs for which there is no remedy.
A young man is a theory, an old man is a fact.