There is such a thing as doing good that evil may come.
Quote by Samuel Butler
Samuel Butler Quotes
An apology for the devil: it must be remembered that we have heard one side...
Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
All philosophies, if you ride them home, are nonsense, but some are greater nonsense than...
There are two great rules in life, the one general and the other particular. The...
Death is only a larger kind of going abroad.
One should judge by appearance only: what is hidden should remain so
Theist and atheist: the fight between them is as to whether God shall be called...
The seven deadly sins: Want of money, bad health, bad temper, chastity, family ties, knowing...
Friendship is like money, more easily made than kept.
When the water of a place is bad it is safest to drink none that...
Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to...
The only living works are those which have drained much of the author's own life...
The oldest books are only just out to those who have not read them.
The sinews of art and literature, like those of war, are money.
If people would dare to speak to one another unreservedly, there would be a good...
Let us be grateful to the mirror for revealing to us our appearance only.
Human life is as evanescent as the morning dew or a flash of lightning.
The great pleasure of a dog is that you may make a fool of yourself...
Who loves me will love my dog
Dogs are getting bigger, according to a leading dog manufacturer