Half the time men think they are talking business, they are wasting time.
Quote by Edgar Watson Howe
Edgar Watson Howe Quotes
When men are not regretting that life is so short, they are doing something to...
The underdog often starts the fight, and occasionally the upper dog deserves to win.
Farmers only worry during the growing season, but townspeople worry all the time.
There is only one thing people like that is good for them; a good night's...
When a friend is in trouble, don't annoy him by asking if there is anything...
Common sense is compelled to make its way without the enthusiasm of anyone.
Marriage is a good deal like a circus: there is not as much in it...
The feeling of sleepiness when you are not in bed, and can't get there, is...
Many people would be more truthful were it not for their uncontrollable desire to talk.
The way out of trouble is never as simple as the way in.
None of us can boast about the morality of our ancestors. The record does not...
Many a man is saved from being a thief by finding everything locked up.
Virtue must be valuable, if men and women of all degrees pretend to have it.
Don't abuse your friends and expect them to consider it criticism.
The few men who have managed to reach heaven must be terribly spoiled by this...
It may be a cold, clammy thing to say, but those that treat friendship the...
The only way to amuse some people is to slip and fall on an icy...
A modest man is usually admired, if people ever hear of him.
To be an ideal guest, stay at home.
A young man is a theory, an old man is a fact.