One of the first businesses of a sensible man is to know when he is beaten, and to leave off fighting at once.
Quote by Samuel Butler
Life is a quarry, out of which we are to mold and chisel and complete...
Justice while she winks at crimes, Stumbles on innocence sometimes.
A friend who cannot at a pinch remember a thing or two that never happened...
People are lucky and unlucky not according to what they get absolutely, but according to...
To know God better is only to realize how impossible it is that we should...
If the headache would only precede the intoxication, alcoholism would be a virtue.
Fear is static that prevents me from hearing myself.
A sense of humor keen enough to show a man his own absurdities will keep...
Look before you leap for as you sow, ye are like to reap.
Death is only a larger kind of going abroad.
Lying has a kind of respect and reverence with it. We pay a person the...
Justice is my being allowed to do whatever I like. Injustice is whatever prevents my...
Life is like playing a violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes...
Logic is like the sword - those who appeal to it, shall perish by it.
It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all.
From a worldly point of view, there is no mistake so great as that of...
All truth is not to be told at all times.
Opinion governs all mankind, like the blind's leading of the blind
When a distinguished but elderly scientist states that something is possible, he is almost certainly...
Opinions founded on prejudice are always sustained with the greatest violence