Stupidity often saves a man from going mad.
Quote by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Happiness consists in activity. It is running steam, not a stagnant pool.
One flag, one land, one heart, one hand, One Nation evermore!
Chicago sounds rough to the maker of verse. One comfort we have - Cincinnati sounds...
And silence, like a poultice, comes to heal the blows of sound
Controversy equalizes fools and wise men - and the fools know it.
Beware how you take away hope from another human being.
The man flaps about with a bunch of feathers: the woman goes to work softly...
Don't flatter yourself that friendship authorizes you to say disagreeable things to your intimates. The...
Society is always trying in some way to grind us down to a single flat...
Every idea is an incitement... Eloquence may set fire to reason.
Speak clearly, if you speak at all; carve every word before you let it fall.
Through our great good fortune, in our youth our hearts were touched with fire. It...
Husband and wife come to look alike at last
Don't be consistent but be simple true.
The sound of a kiss is not so loud as that of a cannon, but...
I think that, as life is action and passion, it is required of a man...
The greatest tragedy in America is not the destruction of our natural resources, though that...
Do not be bullied out of your common sense by the specialist; two to one,...
I hate facts. I always say the chief end of man is to form general...
One's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.