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Quotes: 101 - 120 of 1980 Pages: First ... Previous 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Next ... Last
And it came to pass on the morrow, when the Philistines came to strip the slain, that they found Saul and his three sons fallen in mount Gilboa.
Better is the poor that walketh in his uprightness, than he that is perverse in his ways, though he be rich.
RAMSHACKLE, adj. Pertaining to a certain order of architecture, otherwise known as the Normal American. Most of the public buildings of the United States are of the Ramshackle order, though some of our earlier architects preferred the Ironic. Recent additions to the White House in Washington are Theo-Doric, the ecclesiastic order of the Dorians. They are exceedingly fine and cost one hundred dollars a brick.
Ambrose Bierce
And Solomon the son of David was strengthened in his kingdom, and the LORD his God was with him, and magnified him exceedingly.
Lovers are fools, but Nature makes them so.
Elbert Hubbard
I will not sell school property
Bart Simpson
Even when freshly washed and relieved of all obvious confections, children tend to be sticky.
Fran Lebowitz
Get someone else to blow your horn and the sound will carry twice as far
Will Rogers
Debts are nowadays like children begot with pleasure, but brought forth in pain
An undutiful daughter will prove an unmanageable wife.
Benjamin Franklin
He who has a why can endure any how
Friedrich Nietzsche
We are more prone to generalize the bad than the good. We assume that the bad is more potent and contagious.
Eric Hoffer
The great happiness of life, I find, after all, to consist in the regular discharge of some mechanical duty.
Friedrich von Schiller
Religion is either a dull habit or an acute fever.
William James
A dozen direct censures are easier to bear than one morganatic compliment
Mark Twain
There is a crack in everything God has made.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Female: One of the opposing, or unfair, sex
Ambrose Bierce
He's the kind of man a woman would have to marry to get rid of.
Mae West
Every principle is a war-note. Whoever attempts to carry out the rule of right and love and freedom must take his life in his hand.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
And he carried me away in the spirit to a great and high mountain, and shewed me that great city, the holy Jerusalem, descending out of heaven from God, / Having the glory of God: and her light was like unto a stone most precious, even like a jasper stone, clear as crystal; / And had a wall great and high, and had twelve gates, and at the gates twelve angels, and names written thereon, which are the names of the twelve tribes of the children of Israel: / On the east three gates; on the north three gates; on the south three gates; and on the west three gates.
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