Self-defense is the clearest of all laws, and for this reason: lawyers didn't make it
Quote by Douglas William Jerrold
Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers' gardens.
Some people are so fond of ill luck that they run halfway to meet it.
We love peace, but not peace at any price.
He was so benevolent, so merciful a man that, in his mistaken passion, he would...
The sharp employ the sharp.
Even the worse of jobs has their pleasures, if I were a grave digger or...
There is peace more destructive of the manhood of living man than war is destructive...
Fortunes made in no time are like shirts made in no time; it's ten to...
In this world truth can wait; she is used to it.
The only athletic sport I ever mastered was backgammon.
Marriage is like wine. It is not be properly judged until the second glass.
The best thing I know between France and England is the sea.
Love's like the measles - all the worse when it comes late in life.