If your faith is opposed to experience, to human learning and investigation, it is not worth the breath used in giving it expression.
A man will do more for his stubbornness than for his religion or his country.
A woman who can't forgive should never have more than a nodding acquaintance with a man.
A young man is a theory, an old man is a fact.
For every quarrel a man and wife have before others, they have a hundred when alone.
If a woman doesn't chase a man a little, she doesn't love him.
Many a man is saved from being a thief by finding everything locked up.
One of the surprising things in this world is the respect a worthless man has for himself.
The man who can keep a secret may be wise, but he is not half as wise as the man with no secrets to keep.
When a man has no reason to trust himself, he trusts in luck.
The little trouble in the world that is not due to love is due to friendship.
Virtue must be valuable, if men and women of all degrees pretend to have it.
The way out of trouble is never as simple as the way in.
Marriage is a good deal like a circus: there is not as much in it as is represented in the advertising.
It may be a cold, clammy thing to say, but those that treat friendship the same as any other selfishness seem to get the most out of it.