I detest life-insurance agents; they always argue that I shall some day die, which is not so
The Lord said ‘let there be wheat’ and Saskatchewan was born.
A sportsman is a man who every now and then, simply has to get out and kill something
The sorrows and disasters of Europe always brought fortune to America.
It’s called political economy because it is has nothing to do with either politics or economy
I am a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
Life, we learn too late, is in the living, the tissue of every day and hour
I detest life-insurance agents: they always argue that I shall some day die, which is not so.
Many a man in love with a dimple makes the mistake of marrying the whole girl.
The writing of solid, instructive stuff fortified by facts and figures is easy enough. There is no trouble in writing a scientific treatise on the folk-lore of Central China, or a statistical enquiry into the declining population of Prince Edward Island. But to write something out of one’s own mind, worth reading for its own...
Many a man in love with a dimple makes a mistake of marrying the whole girl
In ancient times they had no statistics so they had to fall back on lies.
Astronomy teaches the correct use of the sun and the planets.
Each section of the British Isles has its own way of laughing, except Wales, which doesn’t