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I BET WHAT HAPPENED was they discovered fire and invented the wheel on the same day. Then that night, they burned the wheel.

Ambrose Bierce


The tree in which the sap is stagnant remains fruitless.

Ambrose Bierce


What does education often do? It makes a straight cut ditch of a free meandering brook.

Ambrose Bierce


During almost fifteen centuries the legal establishment of Christianity has been upon trial. What has been its fruits? More or less, in all places, pride and indolence in the clergy; ignorance and servility in the laity,; in both, superstition, bigo

Ambrose Bierce


God is Dead.

Ambrose Bierce


Veni, vidi, vici. [I came, I saw, I conquered].

Ambrose Bierce


My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.

Bierce Ambrose


What I tell you three times is true.

Bierce Ambrose


If a shameless woman expects to be defiled and then dies of her fierce love because you do not consent, will chastity also be homicide?

Bierce Ambrose


If I were a grave-digger or even a hangman, there are some people I could work for with a great deal of enjoyment.

Bierce Ambrose


If you do not think about the future, you cannot have one.

Bierce Ambrose


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

Bierce Ambrose


We have lingered long enough on the shores of the Cosmic Ocean.

Bierce Ambrose


I'll turn over a new leaf.

Bierce Ambrose


I consider a new device or technology to have been culturally accepted when it has been used to commit a murder.

Bierce Ambrose


Don't do the crime, if you can't do the time.

Bierce Ambrose





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