Reading is like permitting a man to talk a long time, and refusing you the right to answer.
Quote by Edgar Watson Howe
A man will do more for his stubbornness than for his religion or his country.
When a man is trying to sell you something, don't imagine that he is polite...
Even if a farmer intends to loaf, he gets up in time to have an...
One of the surprising things in this world is the respect a worthless man has...
If your faith is opposed to experience, to human learning and investigation, it is not...
The greatest humiliation in life, is to work hard on something from which you expect...
Common sense is compelled to make its way without the enthusiasm of anyone.
None of us can boast about the morality of our ancestors. The record does not...
A man will do more for his stubbornness than for his religion or his country
The little trouble in the world that is not due to love is due to...
The most destructive criticism is indifference.
Many people would be more truthful were it not for their uncontrollable desire to talk.
Fishing seems to be the favorite form of loafing.
Youth is about the only thing worth having, and that is about the only thing...
Instead of loving your enemies, treat your friends a little better.
Everyone has something ancestral, even if it is nothing more than a disease
It may be a cold, clammy thing to say, but those that treat friendship the...
It's no credit to anyone to work too hard
A man who works with his hands is a laborer; a man who works with...
Work for a cause, not for applause... Live life to express, not to impress.