The less we know the more we suspect
Quote by Josh Billings
I've never known a person to live to be one hundred and be remarkable for...
It's not only the most difficult thing to know one's self, but the most inconvenient.
When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly...
Economy is a savings-bank, into which men drop pennies, and get dollars in return.
Flattery is like cologne water, to be smelt, not swallowed.
Men mourn for what they have lost; women for what they ain't got.
Laughter is the sensation of feeling good all over and showing it principally in one...
About the only difference between the poor and the rich, is this, the poor suffer...
No one can disgrace us but ourselves.
There are two kinds of fools: those who can't change their opinions and those who...
Confess your sins to the Lord and you will be forgiven; confess them to man...
Poverty is the step-mother of genius
Genius ain't anything more than elegant common sense.
Knowledge is like money: the more one gets, the more one craves.
There are two things in life for which we are never truly prepared: Twins.
Advice is like castor oil, easy to give, but dreadful to take.
One of the greatest victories you can gain over someone is to beat him at...
Marrying for love may be a bit risky, but it is so honest that God...
A puppy plays with every pup he meets, but an old dog has few associates.
There are people who are always anticipating trouble, and in this way they manage to...