Experience is a grindstone; and it is lucky for us, if we can get brightened by it, and not ground.
Josh Billings (1856 - 1950)
Contributed by: JaX
Flattery is like cologne water, to be smelt of, not swallowed.
Contributed by: Zaady
Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well.
Love looks through a telescope; envy, through a microscope.
Every man has his follies - and often they are the most interesting thing he had got.
Reason often makes mistakes, but conscience never does.
It is better to know nothing than to know what ain't so.
The best time to hold your tongue is the time you feel you must say something or bust.
It's not only the most difficult thing to know one's self, but the most inconvenient.
Silence is one of the hardest arguments to refute.
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