Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well.
Josh Billings (1856 - 1950)
Contributed by: Zaady
Love looks through a telescope; envy, through a microscope.
The hardest thing any man can do is to fall down on the ice when it's slippery, and get up and praise the Lord.
Source: Josh Billings’ Encyclopedia of Wit & Wisdom
Consider the postage stamp, my son. It secures success through its ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.
Don't mistake pleasure for happiness. They are a different breed of dogs.
One of the greatest victories you can gain over someone is to beat him at politeness.
Poverty is the step-mother of genius.
There's a great power in words, if you don't hitch too many of them together.
I have lived in this world just long enough to look carefully the second time into things that I am the most certain of the first time.
No one can disgrace us but ourselves.
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