I never made a mistake in my life; at least, never one that I couldn't explain away afterwards.
Quote by Rudyard Kipling
Down to Gehenna, or up to the Throne, He travels the fastest who travels alone.
Never praise a sister to a sister in the hope of your compliments reaching the...
If you can keep your wits about you while all others are losing theirs, and...
The first condition of understanding a foreign country is to smell it.
Who knows the heart of the Christian? How does he reason? What are his measures...
You may write it on his tombstone, You may cut it on his card, That...
Power without responsibility - the prerogative of the harlot throughout the ages
Let us now praise famous men' - / Men of little showing - / For...
If I were hanged on the highest hill, Mother o' mine, O mother o' mine!...
Everyone is more or less mad on one point.
All the people like us are we, and everyone else is They.
I have struck a city - a real city - and they call it Chicago......
Fill the unforgiving minute with sixty seconds worth of distance run.
If you can meet with Triumph and Disaster, And treat those two impostors just the...
A man's mind is wont to tell him more than seven watchmen sitting in a...
It's clever, but is it Art?
Asia is not going to be civilized after the methods of the West. There is...
A woman is only a woman, but a good cigar is a smoke.
Borrow trouble for yourself, if that's your nature, but don't lend it to your neighbours.
An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy.