The best way to convince a fool that he is wrong is to let him have his own way.
Quote by Josh Billings
Josh Billings Quotes
It is a very delicate job to forgive a man, without lowering him in his...
There are very few good judges of humor, and they don't agree.
Silence is one of the hardest arguments to refute.
There are two things in this life for which we are never fully prepared and...
Knowledge is like money: the more one gets, the more one craves.
Most people repent their sins by thanking God they ain't so wicked as their neighbors
Reason often makes mistakes, but conscience never does.
There is a sort of charm in ugliness, if the person has some redeeming qualities...
When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly...
Consider the postage stamp, my son. It secures success through its ability to stick to...
Remember the poor, it costs nothing.
Experience is a school where a man learns what a big fool he has been
The thinner the ice, the more anxious is everyone to see whether it will bear.
Don't ever prophesy; for if you prophesy wrong, nobody will forget it; and if you...
It's not only the most difficult thing to know one's self, but the most inconvenient.
Common sense is instinct, and enough of it is genius.
About the most originality that any writer can hope to achieve honestly is to steal...
I haven't got as much money as some folks, but I've got as much impudence...
Half the money I spend on advertising is wasted, and the trouble is I don't...
If I can't get the girl, at least give me more money