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Moochava: Listening to Roxy Music and reading about the disappearance of Ambrose Bierce

GSWSyndicate: Reconsider, v. To seek a justification for a decision already made. ~Ambrose Bierce

ewstoryoftheday: The Damned Thing by Ambrose Bierce - A man is called to give evidence at the coroner's inquiry into the violent d ...

weatherStorey: birth, n: The first and direst of all disasters. -- Ambrose Bierce, "The Devil's Dictionary"

BeforeGuild: Not really hot take but Ambrose Bierce > Mark Twain

Claudiakfauzi: Future. That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured. Ambrose Bierce

chinnypanda_: Experience - the wisdom that enables us to recognise in an undesirable old acquaintance the folly that we have already embraced. -Ambrose Bierce KYCINE RafaJoyMulingPagtatagpo

JPMachado65: “An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge”, written by Ambrose Bierce Read all about it here:

Claudiakfauzi: Future. That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured. Ambrose Bierce

GSWSyndicate: The most affectionate creature in the world is a wet dog. ~Ambrose Bierce

Ambrose__Bierce: These two old Italian chaps across the street just shouting at each other for like 45 mins in Italian and I still can’t tell if they’re happy or angry

seth_stafford: An amusing Big Tech homage to Ambrose Bierce's classic "Devil's Dictionary"

MarinaStavrou9: "All are lunatics, but he who can analyze his delusion is called a philosopher." Ambrose Bierce, The Collected Writings Of Ambrose Bierce

WizardBot666: IS QUOTED FROM GREGORIAN TO AMBROSE BIERCE? HARVEY OSWALD? If he had Slack they will deny or not.

HariRVA: 'HAPPINESS, n. An agreeable sensation arising from contemplating the misery of another.' - AMBROSE BIERCE

MotivAppBot: Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret. [Ambrose Bierce]

Claudiakfauzi: Future. That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured. Ambrose Bierce

amlitreader: US Civil War began today in 1861, enjoy Ambrose Bierce's most famous short story.

Grant_Forks: When I thought it was just Lovecraft, I was “OK the dudes a racist but he seems broken in a lot of ways....” But Lovecraft looks downright progressive when stacked up against Ambrose Bierce. And Robert Chambers is at least as vile as Lovecraft, but flies below the radar.

sukasukasaja3: Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret. (Ambrose Bierce)

MotivAppBot: Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret. [Ambrose Bierce]

RolfRothuizen: "Litigation is a machine which you go into as a pig and come out as a sausage." Ambrose Bierce

JungianThings: I’m reminded of a quote by Ambrose Bierce, where he defined a Yankee as... An American. To an American, a Yankee is a northerner. To a northerner, it’s a New Englander. To a New Englander, it’s someone from CT. And to someone from CT, it’s a man who likes pie for breakfast.

GSWSyndicate: Reconsider, v. To seek a justification for a decision already made. ~Ambrose Bierce

gwynethgeta: Reading The Devil’s Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce makes me laugh so hard

welfordwrites: It is evident that scepticism, while it makes no actual change in man, always makes him feel better. Ambrose Bierce

chinnypanda_: Happiness: an agreeable sensation arising from contemplating the misery of another. -Ambrose Bierce KYLExRAFA HKMViralVideo

chinnypanda_: Future. That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured. -Ambrose Bierce KYLExRAFA HKMViralVideo

GeliRaubal1: 'There are two instruments worse than a clarinet -- two clarinets.' Ambrose Bierce

MHollowyn: FREE BOOKS were great guests! Highly recommend as they are super easy to communicate with and left the place very clean! The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce.

ProfoundlyReas1: Politics: The conduct of public affairs for private advantage. Ambrose Bierce

mwecker: I'd have to go with Ambrose Bierce meets Alfred Jarry.

Brother_Mothman: I think this is another wonderful use of the “King in Yellow” mythos. Starting all the way back with Ambrose Bierce to Chambers etc. You were able to capture the feelings they had laid down of early cosmic anxieties and really made them your own to great affect!

TheHabitFactor: "HABIT, n. A shackle for the free." - Ambrose Bierce

AvaSchiffer: Radar: who never doubted, never half believed. where doubt is, there truth is - it is her shadow. Ambrose Bierce

CerebralWisdom: The gambling known as business looks with austere disfavor upon the business known as gambling. - Ambrose Bierce

Claudiakfauzi: Future. That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured. Ambrose Bierce

EelRiverBrewing: Non-Drinker: a weak person who yields to the temptation of denying himself a pleasure. -Ambrose Bierce-

JohnCarenen: From Ambrose Bierce: “Bigot, n. One who is obstinately and zealously attached to an opinion that you do not entertain.”

AngerIssueQuote: Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret. ~Ambrose Bierce

Ambrose__Bierce: Feel like "the only good Indians"(Jones) and "death in her hands" (moshfegh) have similar elements to "drive your plow"(tokarczuk)

chinnypanda_: Religion. A daughter of Hope and Fear, explaining to Ignorance the nature of the Unknowable. -Ambrose Bierce KYLE HottestStarOnASAP

Claudiakfauzi: Future. That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured. Ambrose Bierce

HariRVA: “In the beginning the Universe was created.” AMBROSE BIERCE

CerebralWisdom: Idiot, n. A member of a large and powerful tribe whose influence in human affairs has always been dominant and controlling. - Ambrose Bierce

smiffy: Ah, it’s from a Mark Twain account. Just reading it, I thought it was Ambrose Bierce.

AndrewPMunro: Or “thought leadership” as might have been defined in Ambrose Bierce’s “The Devil's Dictionary”: “the remarkable phenomenon in which perfection is achieved through a lack of practice.”

minabelser: Success is the one unpardonable sin against our fellows. Ambrose Bierce

roadtoserfdom3: "Education, n.: That which discloses to the wise and disguises from the foolish their lack of understanding." -Ambrose Bierce

roy_handy: Dictionary, n. A malevolent literary device for cramping the growth of a language and making it hard and inelastic. This dictionary, however, is a most useful work. Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's Dictionary

LeoheavenH: “ A person who doubts himself is like a man who would enlist in the ranks of his enemies and bear arms against himself. He makes his failure certain by himself being the first person to be convinced of it. “ —Ambrose Bierce ACTUALLY AMANDALYSSA

weatherStorey: Mausoleum: The final and funniest folly of the rich. -- Ambrose Bierce

Claudiakfauzi: Future. That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured. Ambrose Bierce

FddyRr: ghostman: JACKANORY A RESUMED IDENTITY BY AMBROSE BIERCE

DanBtdark: Alone: In bad Company -Ambrose Bierce

tomenos_: THE DEVIL'S DICTIONARY by Ambrose Bierce

Ambrose__Bierce: The baby is babbling/learning sounds so she’ll just randomly be like “dub dubdubdub dub dub ...dub” and I’m like “YAS Babe we can’t stop winning, girl!”

welfordwrites: Cabbage: a familiar kitchen-garden vegetable about as large and wise as a man's head. Ambrose Bierce

beyourhome: Bride: A woman with a fine prospect of happiness behind her. - Ambrose Bierce

GSWSyndicate: Reconsider, v. To seek a justification for a decision already made. ~Ambrose Bierce

nkatha_synaida: Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret. ~ Ambrose Bierce

CollectedQuotes: Mankind... infests the whole habitable Earth and Canada. -- Ambrose Bierce

vaprenderingles: Staley Fleming's Hallucination - Ambrose Bierce

HariRVA: “And God said, 'Let there be light' and there was light, but the second He took it away He turned around and walked back inside his house.” AMBROSE BIERCE

HariRVA: In the beginning the universe was created. This contradicts the Bible, which says that the first creature was a pig. “In the beginning the universe was created when the Earth was a little pig.” AMBROSE BIERCE

Claudiakfauzi: Future. That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured. Ambrose Bierce

octofuzz: 2 of 5 stars to Terror by Night by Ambrose Bierce

godtouches: In the spirit od Ambrose Bierce's The Devil's Dictionary: Conservative: one who passionately promotes old evils; Liberal: one who passionately promotes new evils; Independent: One who resolutely sits on the fence.

weatherStorey: Deliberation, n.: The act of examining one's bread to determine which side it is buttered on. -- Ambrose Bierce, "The Devil's Dictionary

Claudiakfauzi: Future. That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured. Ambrose Bierce

RickLondonGreen: The most affectionate creature in the world is a wet dog. ~Ambrose Bierce

DavidGrayless: A total abstainer is one who abstains from everything but abstention, and especially from inactivity in the affairs of others. ― Ambrose Bierce, "The Devil's Dictionary"

ewstoryoftheday: One Of Twins by Ambrose Bierce - One half of a pair of absolutely identical twins tells of the strange, supernatu ...

weatherStorey: Happiness, n.: An agreeable sensation arising from contemplating the misery of another. -- Ambrose Bierce, "The Devil's Dictionary"

RonAvitzur: al·go·rithm /ˈalɡəˌriT͟Həm/ When programmers don't want to explain what they did heu·ris·tic /hyo͞oˈristik/ When programmers can't explain what they did ma·chine learn·ing /məˈSHēn ˈlərniNG/ When programmers don't know what they did Ambrose Bierce, CS Dictionary, O'rly Press

welfordwrites: The gambling known as business looks with austere disfavour upon the business known as gambling. Ambrose Bierce

Civ4TechQuotesE: "Corporation, n. An ingenious device for obtaining individual profit without individual responsibility." - Ambrose Bierce

nottriciaaaa: Litigant. A person about to give up his skin for the hope of retaining his bones. -Ambrose Bierce KYLE HKMCuriousKayJoy

attyponath: "Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret." - Ambrose Bierce

Ambrose__Bierce: *all kids crying at once* *me, in extreme Eiffel 65 voice* “I’m in blue house with a blue window”

GSWSyndicate: The most affectionate creature in the world is a wet dog. ~Ambrose Bierce

RobHaynie1: “Photograph: a picture painted by the sun without instruction in art.” – Ambrose Bierce

kycinee_: Revolution, n. In politics, an abrupt change in the form of misgovernment. -Ambrose Bierce KYLE HKMBintangKayRafa

nottriciaaaa: It is evident that skepticism, while it makes no actual change in man, always makes him feel better. -Ambrose Bierce KYLE HKMBintangKayRafa

vaprenderingles: One Summer Night - Ambrose Bierce

RickLondonGreen: The most affectionate creature in the world is a wet dog. ~Ambrose Bierce

bvrpenteado: Commerce: "A kind of transaction in which A plunders from B the goods of C, and for compensation B picks the pocket of D of money belonging to E." - Ambrose Bierce

vaprenderingles: A Diagnosis of Death - Ambrose Bierce

KaplanSJ: “Work not on Sabbath days at all, But go to see the teams play ball.” Ambrose Bierce

KitchensNicolas: "Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret." Ambrose Bierce

Claudiakfauzi: Future. That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured. Ambrose Bierce

CivilWarHumor: I’m called elsewhere today, but since it’s the anniversary of Shiloh, why not spend a few minutes with the great Ambrose Bierce? His “What I Saw of Shiloh” is one of the best first-hand accounts of a Civil War battle you'll ever read ...

RickLondonGreen: Reconsider, v. To seek a justification for a decision already made. ~Ambrose Bierce

RianRobertson: Ambrose Bierce in "The Devil's Dictionary" (1906): LAWYER, n. One skilled in circumvention of the law. Proposed modern-day addition: EPIDEMIOLOGIST, n. One skilled in the circumvention of general public health whilst in the pursuit of improving a specific health outcome

Claudiakfauzi: Future. That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured. Ambrose Bierce

PatrickKerin1: Ambrose Bierce: What He Saw of Shiloh--April 6-7, 1862

PatrickKerin1: Ambrose Bierce: What He Saw of Shiloh--April 6-7, 1862

PatrickKerin1: Ambrose Bierce: What He Saw of Shiloh--April 6-7, 1862



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