There are two kinds of fools: those who can't change their opinions and those who won t.
Quote by Josh Billings
Josh Billings Quotes
Common sense is instinct, and enough of it is genius.
As long as we are lucky we attribute it to our smartness; our bad luck...
Reason often makes mistakes but conscience never does.
The best way to convince a fool that he is wrong is to let him...
Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing...
Flattery is like cologne water, to be smelt of, not swallowed
Economy is a savings-bank, into which men drop pennies, and get dollars in return.
Knowledge is like money: the more one gets, the more one craves.
Words are often seen hunting for an idea, but ideas are never seen hunting for...
There are some people so addicted to exaggeration that they can't tell the truth without...
Poverty is the step-mother of genius
Don't mistake pleasure for happiness. They are a different breed of dogs.
When a man comes to me for advice, I find out the kind of advice...
It is a very delicate job to forgive a man, without lowering him in his...
The less we know the more we suspect
Life is a grindstone, and whether it grinds a man down or polishes him up...
It ain't often that a man's reputation outlasts his money.
It is better to know nothing than to know what ain't so.
Don't ever prophesy; for if you prophesy wrong, nobody will forget it; and if you...
There are people who are always anticipating trouble, and in this way they manage to...