That glorious vision of doing good is so often the sanguine mirage of so many good minds.
Quote by Charles Dickens
The first rule of business is: Do other men for they would do you.
There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.
He had but one eye and the pocket of prejudice runs in favor of two.
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the...
In this way they went on, and on, and on--in the language of the story-books--until...
It's my old girl that advises. She has the head. But I never own to...
Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their...
It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations.
The business of the law is to increase the business of the law
Cows are my passion. What I have ever sighed for has been to retreat to...
A person who can't pay gets another person who can't pay to guarantee that he...
It is a pleasant thing to reflect upon, and furnishes a complete answer to those...
Home is a name, a word, it is a strong one; stronger than magician ever...
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of it to anyone...
Papa, potatoes, poultry, prunes and prism, are all very good words for the lips.
Regrets are the natural property of grey hairs.
Bring in the bottled lightning, a clean tumbler, and a corkscrew.
I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.
I have known a vast quantity of nonsense talked about bad men not looking you...
That sort of half sigh, which, accompanied by two or three slight nods of the...