Heaven is by favor; if it were by merit your dog would go in and you would stay out.
Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)
Contributed by: Zaady
Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it.
It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not deserve them.
Reader, suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself.
His ignorance covered the whole earth like a blanket, and there was hardly a hole in it anywhere.
Make it a point to do something every day that you don't want to do. This is the golden rule for acquiring the habit of doing your duty without pain.
I was gratified to be able to answer promptly. I said, "I don't know."
I have never taken any exercise except sleeping and resting.
You can't depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.
I've had a lot of worries in my life, most of which have never happened.
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