Mistakes are often the stepping stones to utter failure
Quote by Samuel Butler
All animals, except man, know that the principal business of life is to enjoy it.
No mistake is more common and more fatuous than appealing to logic in cases which...
The oldest books are only just out to those who have not read them.
The healthy stomach is nothing if it is not conservative. Few radicals have good digestions.
Young people have a marvelous faculty of either dying or adapting themselves to circumstances.
Morality turns on whether the pleasure precedes or follows the pain
It is our less conscious thoughts and our less conscious actions which mainly mould our...
It is seldom very hard to do one's duty when one knows what it is,...
God was satisfied with his own work, and that is fatal.
People are always good company when they are doing what they really enjoy.
The man who takes time to explain his mistakes has little time left for anything...
Theist and atheist: the fight between them is as to whether God shall be called...
Nobody shoots at Santa Claus.
Self-preservation is the first law of nature.
One who is proud of ancestry is like a turnip; there is nothing good of...
If you follow reason far enough it always leads to conclusions that are contrary to...
Morality is the custom of one's country and the current feeling of one's peers
When you've told someone that you've left them a legacy the only decent thing to...
It is not he who gains the exact point in dispute who scores most in...
There is nothing so unthinkable as thought, unless it be the entire absence of thought.