Reason often makes mistakes, but conscience never does.
Josh Billings (1856 - 1950)
Contributed by: Zaady
It is better to know nothing than to know what ain't so.
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.
Solitude: A good place to visit, but a poor place to stay.
Don't take the bull by the horns, take him by the tail; then you can let go when you want to.
The time to pray is not when we are in a tight spot but just as soon as we get out of it.
Source: Josh Billings’ Encyclopedia of Wit & Wisdom
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