PANDEMONIUM, n. Literally, the Place of All the Demons. Most of them have escaped into politics and finance, and the place is now used as a lecture hall by the Audible Reformer. When disturbed by his voice the ancient echoes…
Quote by Ambrose Bierce
Backbite. To speak of a man as you find him when he can't find you.
Amnesty, n. The state's magnanimity to those offenders whom it would be too expensive to...
An egotist is a person of low taste - more interested in himself than in...
The spiritual attitude of a man to a god and a dog to a man.
Revolution is an abrupt change in the form of misgovernment.
Anoint, v.: To grease a king or other great functionary already sufficiently slippery.
YOUTH, n. The Period of Possibility, when Archimedes finds a fulcrum, Cassandra has a following...
Irreligion - the principal one of the great faiths of the world.
War is God's way of teaching Americans geography.
ADVICE, n. The smallest current coin. The man was in such deep distress, Said Tom,...
Jealous, adj. Unduly concerned about the preservation of that which can be lost only if...
Telephone, n. An invention of the devil which abrogates some of the advantages of making...
Impiety, n.: Your irreverence toward my deity.
Christian: One who believes that the New Testament is a divinely inspired book admirably suited...
Architect. One who drafts a plan of your house, and plans a draft of your...
Incompatibility. In matrimony a similarity of tastes, particularly the taste for domination.
Habit is a shackle for the free.
Battle, n., A method of untying with the teeth a political knot that would not...
Revolution, n. In politics, an abrupt change in the form of misgovernment.
Ardor, n. The quality that distinguishes love without knowledge.