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The Army needs leaders the way a foot needs a big toe.

Ambrose Bierce


No television performance takes as much preparation as an off-the-cuff talk.

Ambrose Bierce


I need another lawyer like I need another hole in my head.

Ambrose Bierce


The lovely woman-child Kaa was mercilessly chained to the cruel post of the warrior-chief Beast, with his barbarian tribe now stacking wood at her nubile feet, when the strong clear voice of the poetic and heroic Handsomas roared, 'Flick your Bic, cr

Ambrose Bierce


Seize the day, put no trust in the morrow!

Ambrose Bierce


God is really only another artist. He invented the giraffe, the elephant and the cat. He has no real style, He just goes on trying other things.

Ambrose Bierce


"... an experienced, industrious, ambitious, and often quite often picturesque liar."

Bierce Ambrose


There is an old time toast which is golden for its beauty. "When you ascend the hill of prosperity may you not meet a friend."

Bierce Ambrose


I'd just as soon kiss a Wookie.

Bierce Ambrose


The Worst Prison Guards The largest number of convicts ever to escape simultaneously from a maximum security prison is 124. This record is held by Alcoente Prison, near Lisbon in Portugal. During the weeks leading up to the escape in July 1978 th

Bierce Ambrose


The government of the United States is not in any sense founded on the Christian Religion.

Bierce Ambrose


He who attacks the fundamentals of the American broadcasting industry attacks democracy itself.

Bierce Ambrose


Immature poets imitate, mature poets steal.

Bierce Ambrose


The horizon of many people is a circle with a radius of zero. They call this their point of view.

Bierce Ambrose


I know on which side my bread is buttered.

Bierce Ambrose


[District Attorneys] learn in District Attorney School that there are two sure-fire ways to get a lot of favorable publicity: (1) Go down and raid all the lockers in the local high school and confiscate 53 marijuana cigarettes and put them in a

Bierce Ambrose





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"If once a man indulges himself in murder, very soon he comes to think little of robbing; and from robbing he next comes to drinking and Sabbath-breaking, and from that to incivility and procrastination."
Thomas De Quincey

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