There's a lot of people in this world who spend so much time watching their health that they haven't the time to enjoy it.
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As a general thing, when a woman wears the pants in a family, she has a good right to them.
One of the rarest things that a man ever does, is to do the best he can.
Flattery is like cologne water, to be smelt, not swallowed.
If there was no faith there would be no living in this world. We could not even eat hash with any safety.
The best medicine I know for rheumatism is to thank the Lord that it ain't gout.
There is nothing so easy to learn as experience and nothing so hard to apply.
Learning sleeps and snores in libraries, but wisdom is everywhere, wide awake, on tiptoe.
One of the best temporary cures for pride and affectation is seasickness a man who wants to vomit never puts on airs.
Money will buy a pretty good dog, but it won't buy the wag of his tail.
Every man has his follies - and often they are the most interesting thing he has got.
Don't think of it as failure. Think of it as time-released success.
Wisdom is the right use of knowledge. To know is not to be wise. Many men know a great deal, and are all the greater fools for it. There is no fool so great a fool as a knowing fool. But to know how to use knowledge is to have wisdom.
Let us, then be up and doing, With a heart for any fate; Still achieving, still pursuing, Learn to labour and to wait.
Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.
A bore is a man who, when you ask him how he is, tells you.
Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure.
It's good to know how to read, but it's dangerous to know how to read and not how to interpret what you're reading.
One's work usually occupies more than half of one's waking life. Choosing work that does not bring happiness will lead to a life that is mostly disappointing.
Even when I was a little kid, I always said I would be in the movies one day, and damned if I didn't make it.
There are more men ennobled by study than by nature.