Life is a grindstone, and whether it grinds a man down or polishes him up depends on the stuff he's made of.
Quote by Josh Billings
When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly...
Marrying for love may be a bit risky, but it is so honest that God...
Most people repent their sins by thanking God they ain't so wicked as their neighbors
It is better to know nothing than to know what ain't so.
Threescore years and ten is enough; if a man can't suffer all the misery he...
Most people when they come to you for advice, come to have their own opinions...
Common sense is instinct, and enough of it is genius.
Reason often makes mistakes but conscience never does.
Confess your sins to the Lord, and you will be forgiven; confess them to men,...
Life consists not in holding good cards, but in playing those you hold well.
Poverty is the step-mother of genius
There are some people so addicted to exaggeration that they can't tell the truth without...
There are lots of people who mistake their imagination for their memory.
One of the best temporary cures for pride and affection is seasickness; a man who...
Remember the poor, it costs nothing.
There is no revenge so complete as forgiveness.
There are two things in this life for which we are never fully prepared and...
Thought is the organizing factor in man, intersected between the causal primary instincts and the...
Thought is the sculptor who can create the person you want to be.
Change your thoughts, and you change your world