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

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

ArchieG1946: “Obsolete, adj. No longer used by the timid.” —Ambrose Bierce, The Devil’s Dictionary

xamexavu: Corporation, n. An ingenious device for obtaining individual profit without individual responsibility. ― Ambrose Bierce, "The Devil's Dictionary"

Ambrose__Bierce: *doorbell rings* Me, downstairs: WHO IS IT!?!? Wife, main floor: delivery Me:BEER?????? Her: no, stuff for the house and kids Me: (silence)

QuiteUninterest: “Corporation, n. An ingenious device for obtaining individual profit without individual responsibility.” — Ambrose Bierce, “The Cynic’s Word Book” (1906)

stuberk625: “Corporation, n. An ingenious device for obtaining individual profit without individual responsibility.” — Ambrose Bierce, “The Cynic’s Word Book” (1906)

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

iamkimalcoser19: RUNTOME EP1 ON KUMU The best thing to do with the best things in life is to give them up. -Ambrose Bierce

Ambrose__Bierce: All the squirrels near my house have different coloured hair on their body vs tails and alI can think is what happened to ya little buddy, fall in a can of paint or something or what lol

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

_penseepositive: Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret - Ambrose Bierce ✨

tk_howell: I found a home for what I considered to be a super-niche weird short about Ambrose Bierce being pestered by the devil in the Mexican wilderness... I do love the sheer variety of lit mags out in the world

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

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

gothficbot: Death is a dignitary who when he comes announced is to be received with formal manifestations of respect, even by those most familiar with him. An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge, Ambrose Bierce

jawneigh: “ under ” lists are great because the longer you wait to become relevant the bigger chance you have of making the list

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

Thouotes: "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

2l3DnUXTnARw1OK: Absurdity. A statement or belief manifestly inconsistent with one's own opinion. Ambrose Bierce

ReganMacarthur: I like how Ambrose Bierce defined the word "Lottery." "A tax on people who are bad at math."

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

Babouc: “Christian, n.: one who believes that the New Testament is a divinely inspired book admirably suited to the spiritual needs of his neighbor.” ― Ambrose Bierce, The Unabridged Devil's Dictionary

Mairaj93750130: Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret. - Ambrose Bierce

KungFuShoesSays: "The gambling known as business looks with austere disfavor upon the business known as gambling." Ambrose Bierce

zariyand: SHUTUP WHEN YOU ARE ANGRY Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret. - Ambrose Bierce

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

mclain_merriann: A saint is a sinner revised and edited - Ambrose Bierce

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

1r41s: 3 of 5 stars to Beyond the Wall by Ambrose Bierce

Waheed50380613: "Love, n. A temporary insanity curable by marriage." Ambrose Bierce HBD ZAIN IMAM

TenFleming: “Magnet, n. Something acted upon by magnetism. Magnetism, n. Something acting upon a magnet.” (Ambrose Bierce, The Devil’s Dictionary).

TenFleming: “Magnet. Magnetism, n. “The two definitions are condensed from the works of 1000 eminent scientists, who have illuminated the subject with a great white light, to the inexpressible advancement of human knowledge.” (Ambrose Bierce, The Devil’s Dictionary).

truefactsbot: In total, Americans in Scotland." AMBROSE BIERCE

enkohl: Next up on our list is Ambrose Bierce, aka "Bitter" Bierce. Just look at this cranky visage. He was a star reporter at Heart's San Francisco Examiner, uncovering the Central Pacific Railroad's plot to have their outstanding loans forgiven by the US government.

mevuxa: Acquaintance, n.: A person whom we know well enough to borrow from, but not well enough to lend to. ― Ambrose Bierce, "The Devil's Dictionary"

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

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

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

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

AlisyaSadler: Ambrose Bierce “The gambling known as business looks with austere disfavor upon the business known as gambling.”

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

LarsSchall: "Strive not for singularity in dress; Fools have the more and men of sense the less. To look original is not worth while, But be in mind a little out of style." The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce, Vol. 8 (1911), Epigrams, p. 345.

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

keaplin: "The gambling known as business looks with austere disfavor upon the business known as gambling." -- Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's Dictionary

Sy_Kla22: Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret. – Ambrose Bierce WE LOVE MUNAWAR FARUQUI

Yeshevav: "War is God's way of teaching Americans geography". - Ambrose Bierce

TheAstroBlog: Latest Science Quote: “There is nothing new under the sun but there are lots of old things we don’t know.” Ambrose Bierce, The Devil’s Dictionary US author & satirist (1842 – 1914)

Richard96953611: “History is an account, mostly false, of events, mostly unimportant, which are brought about by rulers, mostly knaves, and soldiers, mostly fools” — Ambrose Bierce (

UnixFortuneBot: The distinction between Freedom and Liberty is not accurately known; naturalists have been unable to find a living specimen of either. -- Ambrose Bierce

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

jeffmanhilot: Emotions are essential in moving people to action. But if left unchecked, they may lead us to do things we may not be proud of. “Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret. - Ambrose Bierce” Let us run our emotions,…

photoquotesbot: Photograph: a picture painted by the sun without instruction in art - Ambrose Bierce

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

RaspiArduino: Ambition, n: An overmastering desire to be vilified by enemies while living and made ridiculous by friends when dead. -- Ambrose Bierce

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

xiopaoasado: — An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge by Ambrose Bierce [ ★★★★☆ ] 20220319

suavechishty: Religion: A daughter of hope and fear, explaining to ignorance the nature of the unknowable. Ambrose Bierce

ratatoskM15: ROAD -n. A strip of land along which one may pass from where it is too tiresome to be to where it is futile to go. Ambrose Bierce The Devil's Dictionary

jeremybutman: Wild American of the day is Ambrose Bierce, writer, author of the Devil’s Dictionary, civil war soldier, co-founder of the Bohemian Club, to which eventually both George H.W. Bush and Bob Weir belonged. Disappeared after embedding with Pancho Villa’s army.

RaspiArduino: 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"

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

ThePresesent: The disappearance of author Ambrose Bierce

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

orpheus_laments: Freedom by Ambrose Bierce

DedicatioQuotes: Abstainer, n. A weak person who yields to the temptation of denying himself a pleasure. A total abstainer is one who abstains from everything but abstention, and especially from inactivity in the affairs of others. ~ Ambrose Bierce

SafetyASAP: Prescription: A physician's guess at what will best prolong the situation with least harm to the patient. -Ambrose Bierce

AtkinsonJohn7: Misfortune, n. The kind of fortune that never misses. -Ambrose Bierce, from the Devil’s Dictionary

RaspiArduino: Alliance, n.: In international politics, the union of two thieves who have their hands so deeply inserted in each other's pocket that they cannot separately plunder a third. -- Ambrose Bierce, "The Devil's Dictionary"

RamonSomoza1: The covers of this book are too far apart. Ambrose Bierce

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

gob_pile: I like Edgar Allan Poe, B.Traven, and Ambrose Bierce. Graham Greene.

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

welfordwrites: An egotist is a person of low taste - more interested in himself than in me. Ambrose Bierce

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

mostrowski52: An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge. Before the award-winning 1961 French film was shown on The Twilight Zone in 1964, Alfred Hitchcock Presents did a version in 1959 with more background & plot, and characters not in the original Ambrose Bierce story. Homework: compare & contrast.

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

WolfgangHutter2: What I think when anyone (especially these YA, Harry Potter loving mental infants) decry the character and heroism of men like Lee or Forrest because they fought for the Confederacy (from a poem by Ambrose Bierce).

Dorotheacalm: “Politics: A strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles. The conduct of public affairs for private advantage.” Ambrose Bierce, American Civil War veteran, journalist and novelist

paulanthonythor: Looking at the people who still believe in Brexit and in its success, it is time to resurrect this quote from Ambrose Bierce: Idiot: one part of a great and powerful tribe. From '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

UnixFortuneBot: Incumbent, n.: Person of liveliest interest to the outcumbents. -- Ambrose Bierce, "The Devil's Dictionary"

UnixFortuneBot: air, n.: A nutritious substance supplied by a bountiful Providence for the fattening of the poor. -- Ambrose Bierce, "The Devil's Dictionary"

bret_jensen: “The gambling known as business looks with austere disfavor upon the business known as gambling.”― Ambrose Bierce

ElsieSnuffin: "When you doubt, abstain." ~ Ambrose Bierce

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

Coyote_Astuta: "Present, n. That part of eternity dividing the domain of disappointment from the realm of hope." —Ambrose Bierce

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ezedozitt21: “The most affectionate creature in the world is a wet dog.” — Ambrose Bierce

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

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

Eric_Conn: “Mythology was the body of a primitive people’s beliefs concerning its origins, early history, heroes, deities, and so forth, as distinguished from the true accounts which it invents later.” Ambrose Bierce

AtkinsonJohn7: Congress, n. A body of men who meet to repeal laws. -Ambrose Bierce, from the Devil’s Dictionary

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

Zaphod_44: Fortune cookie for 05/11/2022 Disobedience: The silver lining to the cloud of servitude. -- Ambrose Bierce



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