Many a man in love with a dimple makes a mistake of marrying the whole girl
The sorrows and disasters of Europe always brought fortune to America.
The Lord said ‘let there be wheat’ and Saskatchewan was born.
Many a man in love with a dimple makes the mistake of marrying the whole girl.
A sportsman is a man who every now and then, simply has to get out and kill something
I detest life-insurance agents: they always argue that I shall some day die, which is not so.
It’s called political economy because it is has nothing to do with either politics or economy
Life, we learn too late, is in the living, the tissue of every day and hour
I am a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
Each section of the British Isles has its own way of laughing, except Wales, which doesn’t
I detest life-insurance agents; they always argue that I shall some day die, which is not so
Astronomy teaches the correct use of the sun and the planets.
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...
In ancient times they had no statistics so they had to fall back on lies.