A college education shows a man how little other people know.
Nicknames stick to people, and the most ridiculous are the most adhesive.
The happiness of every country depends upon the character of its people, rather than the form of its government.
*The Old Judge, Or Life in a Colony (1849), Ch. XV
Punctuality is the soul of business.
When a man is wrong and won't admit it, he always gets angry.
Failures to heroic minds are the stepping stones to success.
A woman has two smiles that an angel might envy, the smile that accepts a lover before words are uttered, and the smile that lights on the first born babe, and assures it of a mother's love.
To carry care to bed is to sleep with a pack on your back.
Circumstances alter cases.
We can do without any article of luxury we have never had; but when once obtained, it is not in human natur' to surrender it voluntarily.