Litigation: A machine which you go into as a pig and come out of as a sausage.
Quote by Ambrose Bierce
Ambrose Bierce Quotes
Telephone, n. An invention of the devil which abrogates some of the advantages of making...
Backbite. To speak of a man as you find him when he can't find you.
FORMA PAUPERIS. [Latin] In the character of a poor person --a method by which a...
Infidel: In New York, one who does not believe in the Christian religion; in Constantinople,...
FAMOUS, adj. Conspicuously miserable. Done to a turn on the iron, behold Him who to...
Debt, n. An ingenious substitute for the chain and whip of the slavedriver.
Hypocrisy: prejudice with a halo
When you doubt, abstain.
Mayonnaise: One of the sauces which serve the French in place of a state religion.
Spring beckons! All things to the call respond; the trees are leaving and cashiers abscond.
Faith: Belief without evidence in what is told by one who speaks without knowledge, of...
Saint: A dead sinner revised and edited.
Perseverance - a lowly virtue whereby mediocrity achieves an inglorious success.
Men become civilized, not in proportion to their willingness to believe, but in proportion to...
While your friend holds you affectionately by both your hands, you are safe, for you...
Immortality: A toy which people cry for, And on their knees apply for, Dispute, contend...
Education: That which discloses to the wise and disguises from the foolish their lack of...
Habit is a shackle for the free.
Every renaissance comes to the world with a cry, the cry of the human spirit...
World history is a court of judgment.