I believe we shall come to care about people less and less. The more people one knows the easier it becomes to replace them. It's one of the curses of London.
Quote by Ambrose Bierce
Ambrose Bierce Quotes
Abstainer: a weak person who yields to the temptation of denying himself a pleasure.
Income is the natural and rational gauge and measure of respectability.
Backbite. To speak of a man as you find him when he can't find you.
The hardest tumble a man can make is to fall over his own bluff.
Impiety. Your irreverence toward my deity.
Debt, n. An ingenious substitute for the chain and whip of the slavedriver.
Philosophy: A route of many roads leading from nowhere to nothing.
ARISTOCRACY, n. Government by the best men. (In this sense the word is obsolete; so...
JUSTICE, n. A commodity which is a more or less adulterated condition the State sells...
OLD, adj. In that stage of usefulness which is not inconsistent with general inefficiency, as...
Barometer, n.: An ingenious instrument which indicates what kind of weather we are having.
Education, n.: That which discloses to the wise and disguises from the foolish their lack...
OUTCOME, n. A particular type of disappointment. By the kind of intelligence that sees in...
INJUSTICE, n. A burden which of all those that we load upon others and carry...
TOMB, n. The House of Indifference. Tombs are now by common consent invested with a...
Absence blots people out. We really have no absent friends.
The gambling known as business looks with austere disfavor upon the business known as gambling.
I believe we shall come to care about people less and less. The more people...
Only dull people are brilliant at breakfast.
The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and...