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The ripest fruit falls first.

Ambrose St.


For certain people, after fifty, litigation takes the place of sex.

Ambrose Bierce


I'm glad I was not born before tea.

Ambrose Bierce


Unknown person(s) stole the American flag from its pole in Etra Park sometime between 3pm Jan 17 and 11:30 am Jan 20. The flag is described as red, white and blue, having 50 stars and was valued at $40.

Ambrose Bierce


Just remember, wherever you go, there you are.

Ambrose Bierce


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

Ambrose Bierce


A committee takes root and grows, it flowers, wilts and dies, scattering the seed from which other committees will bloom.

Ambrose Bierce


Things are more like they are today than they ever were before.

Bierce Ambrose


The 'A' is for content, the 'minus' is for not typing it. Don't ever do this to my eyes again.

Bierce Ambrose


"What was the worst thing you've ever done?" "I won't tell you that, but I'll tell you the worst thing that ever happened to me... the most dreadful thing."

Bierce Ambrose


Well, you know, no matter where you go, there you are.

Bierce Ambrose


The avocation of assessing the failures of better men can be turned into a comfortable livelihood, providing you back it up with a Ph.D.

Bierce Ambrose


There are three infallible ways of pleasing an author, and the three form a rising scale of compliment: 1, to tell him you have read one of his books; 2, to tell him you have read all of his books; 3, to ask him to let you read the manuscript of his

Bierce Ambrose


O, it is excellent To have a giant's strength; but it is tyrannous To use it like a giant.

Bierce Ambrose


After all, all he did was string together a lot of old, well-known quotations.

Bierce Ambrose


The polite thing to do has always been to address people as they wish to be addressed, to treat them in a way they think dignified. But it is equally important to accept and tolerate different standards of courtesy, not expecting everyone else to ad

Bierce Ambrose


Life is like a sewer. What you get out of it depends on what you put into it.

Bierce Ambrose





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Politicians are the same all over. They promise to build a bridge even where there is no river.
Khrushchev Nikita

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