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Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be first overcome.

Ambrose St.


Good judgement comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgement.

Ambrose Bierce


God has intended the great to be great and the little to be little... The trade unions, under the European system, destroy liberty [...] I do not mean to say that a dollar a day is enough to support a workingman... not enough to support a man and fiv

Ambrose Bierce


You know how to win a victory, Hannibal, but not how to use it.

Ambrose Bierce


The way of the world is to praise dead saints and prosecute live ones.

Ambrose Bierce


It is only the great men who are truly obscene. If they had not dared to be obscene, they could never have dared to be great.

Ambrose Bierce


It takes all kinds to fill the freeways.

Ambrose Bierce


There's no trick to being a humorist when you have the whole government working for you.

Bierce Ambrose


One hundred women are not worth a single testicle.

Bierce Ambrose


United Nations, New York, December 25. The peace and joy of the Christmas season was marred by a proclamation of a general strike of all the military forces of the world. Panic reigns in the hearts of all the patriots of every persuasion. Meanwhil

Bierce Ambrose


Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.

Bierce Ambrose


I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else.

Bierce Ambrose


Sherry [Thomas Sheridan] is dull, naturally dull; but it must have taken him a great deal of pains to become what we now see him. Such an excess of stupidity, sir, is not in Nature.

Bierce Ambrose


I just need enough to tide me over until I need more.

Bierce Ambrose


Advertising is the rattling of a stick inside a swill bucket.

Bierce Ambrose


A diplomat's life consists of three things: protocol, Geritol, and alcohol.

Bierce Ambrose


I'm glad I was not born before tea.

Bierce Ambrose





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