It is evident that skepticism, while it makes no actual change in man, always makes him feel better.
Quote by Ambrose Bierce
Ambrose Bierce Quotes
The best thing to do with the best things in life is to give them...
Jealous, adj. Unduly concerned about the preservation of that which can be lost only if...
Doubt is the father of invention.
Quotation, n: The act of repeating erroneously the words of another.
A person who doubts himself is like a man who would enlist in the ranks...
TEETOTALER, n. One who abstains from strong drink, sometimes totally, sometimes tolerably totally.
Architect. One who drafts a plan of your house, and plans a draft of your...
Life - a spiritual pickle preserving the body from decay.
OLD, adj. In that stage of usefulness which is not inconsistent with general inefficiency, as...
PRESBYTERIAN, n. One who holds the conviction that the government authorities of the Church should...
Egotist: a person more interested in himself than in me.
Habit is a shackle for the free.
The gambling known as business looks with austere disfavor upon the business known as gambling.
Academe, n.: An ancient school where morality and philosophy were taught. Academy, n.: A modern...
I never said all Democrats were saloonkeepers. What I said was that all saloonkeepers are...
To be positive is to be mistaken at the top of one's voice.
Impiety, n.: Your irreverence toward my deity.
A revolution, in politics, is an abrupt change in the form of misgovernment. The substitution...
Do not ask what the Government can do for you. Ask why it doesn't.
Politics I conceive to be nothing more than the science of the ordered progress of...