Politeness is the most acceptable hypocrisy
Quote by Ambrose Bierce
Painting, n.: The art of protecting flat surfaces from the weather, and exposing them to...
Acquaintance. A person whom we know well enough to borrow from, but not well enough...
Positive, adj.: Mistaken at the top of one's voice.
Religion. A daughter of Hope and Fear, explaining to Ignorance the nature of the Unknowable.
A miracle is an act or event out of the order of nature and unaccountable,...
Alliance - in international politics, the union of two thieves who have their hands so...
Education, n.: That which discloses to the wise and disguises from the foolish their lack...
Romance is the fiction that owes no allegiance to the God of things as they...
COMMERCE, n. A kind of transaction in which A plunders from B the goods of...
Hypocrisy: prejudice with a halo
PATRIOTISM, n. Combustible rubbish read to the torch of any one ambitious to illuminate his...
Alien - an American sovereign in his probationary state.
Congratulations is the civility of envy.
Suffrage, noun. Expression of opinion by means of a ballot. The right of suffrage (which...
Dawn: When men of reason go to bed.
The best thing to do with the best things in life is to give them...
I believe we shall come to care about people less and less. The more people...
Spring beckons! All things to the call respond; the trees are leaving and cashiers abscond.
There are four kinds of Homicide: felonious, excusable, justifiable, and praiseworthy.
Barometer, n.: An ingenious instrument which indicates what kind of weather we are having.