There are some people so addicted to exaggeration that they can't tell the truth without lying.
Quote by Josh Billings
Josh Billings Quotes
Remember the poor, it costs nothing.
When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly...
Laughter is the sensation of feeling good all over and showing it principally in one...
A puppy plays with every pup he meets, but an old dog has few associates.
Life is a grindstone, and whether it grinds a man down or polishes him up...
There is nothing so easy to learn as experience and nothing so hard to apply.
Flattery is like cologne water, to be smelt of, not swallowed
The man whose only pleasure in life is making money, weighs less on the moral...
About the most originality that any writer can hope to achieve honestly is to steal...
Time is like money, the less we have of it to spare the further we...
Advice is like castor oil, easy enough to give but dreadful uneasy to take.
Marrying for love may be a bit risky, but it is so honest that God...
One of rarest things that a man ever does is to do the best he...
The trouble with people is not that they don't know but that they know so...
Common sense is instinct, and enough of it is genius.
It is a very delicate job to forgive a man, without lowering him in his...
Old maids sweeten their tea with scandal.
Flattery is like cologne water, to be smelt, not swallowed.
There are two things in life for which we are never truly prepared: twins.
Reason often makes mistakes, but conscience never does.