The few men who have managed to reach heaven must be terribly spoiled by this time
Quote by Edgar Watson Howe
Half the time men think they are talking business, they are wasting time.
Living up to ideals is like doing everyday work with your Sunday clothes on.
The underdog often starts the fight, and occasionally the upper dog deserves to win.
Instead of loving your enemies, treat your friends a little better.
Half the promises people say were never kept, were never made.
Everyone suffers wrongs for which there is no remedy.
The average man's judgment is so poor, he runs a risk every time he uses...
One of the surprising things in this world is the respect a worthless man has...
Farmers only worry during the growing season, but townspeople worry all the time.
When a man is trying to sell you something, don't imagine that he is polite...
Virtue must be valuable, if men and women of all degrees pretend to have it.
When a friend is in trouble, don't annoy him by asking if there is anything...
Many people would be more truthful were it not for their uncontrollable desire to talk.
When men are not regretting that life is so short, they are doing something to...
There is only one thing people like that is good for them; a good night's...
Reading is like permitting a man to talk a long time, and refusing you the...
The little trouble in the world that is not due to love is due to...
If your faith is opposed to experience, to human learning and investigation, it is not...
I had rather have a fool to make me merry than experience to make me...
Time does not, and shall never, equal experience.
My faith runs so very much faster than my reason that I can challenge the...