Words are often seen hunting for an idea, but ideas are never seen hunting for words.
Quote by Josh Billings
Josh Billings Quotes
Most people when they come to you for advice, come to have their own opinions...
Genius ain't anything more than elegant common sense.
Life is a grindstone, and whether it grinds a man down or polishes him up...
I have never known a person to live to be one hundred and be remarkable...
Life consists not in holding good cards, but in playing those you hold well.
Laughter is the sensation of feeling good all over and showing it principally in one...
It is better to know nothing than to know what ain't so.
The wheel that squeaks the loudest is the one that gets the grease.
There is no revenge so complete as forgiveness.
Most people repent their sins by thanking God they ain't so wicked as their neighbors
Love is said to be blind, but I know some fellows in love who can...
Money will buy a pretty good dog, but it won't buy the wag of his...
Economy is a savings-bank, into which men drop pennies, and get dollars in return.
Live within your income, even if you have to borrow money to do so.
Don't mistake pleasure for happiness. They are a different breed of dogs.
Man was created a little lower than the angels and has bin getting a little...
One of the best temporary cures for pride and affectation is seasickness; a man who...
It's not the things you don't know that fool you. It's the things you do...
When patterns are broken, new worlds emerge.
Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy...