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My own business always bores me to death; I prefer other people's.

Ambrose Bierce


If a fool persists in his folly he shall become wise.

Ambrose Bierce


Well, he thought, since neither Aristotelian Logic nor the disciplines of Science seemed to offer much hope, it's time to go beyond them... Drawing a few deep even breaths, he entered a mental state practiced only by Masters of the Universal Way of

Ambrose Bierce


Termiter's argument that God is His own grandmother generated a surprising amount of controversy among Church leaders, who on the one hand considered the argument unsupported by scripture but on the other hand were unwilling to risk offending God's g

Ambrose Bierce


Generally speaking, the Way of the warrior is resolute acceptance of death.

Ambrose Bierce


The flush toilet is the basis of Western civilization.

Ambrose Bierce


Plots are like girdles. Hidden, they hold your interest; revealed, they're of no interest except to fetishists. Like girdles, they attempt to contain an uncontainable experience.

Bierce Ambrose


Whatever doesn't succeed in two months and a half in California will never succeed.

Bierce Ambrose


Tom Hayden is the kind of politician who gives opportunism a bad name.

Bierce Ambrose


There's no such thing as an original sin.

Bierce Ambrose


Fortune and love befriend the bold.

Bierce Ambrose


The Hollywood tradition I like best is called "sucking up to the stars."

Bierce Ambrose


Mate, this parrot wouldn't VOOM if you put four million volts through it!

Bierce Ambrose


were found to be wearing neckwear that was tighter than their neck circumference. The visual discrimination of the 22 subjects was evaluated using a critical flicker frequency (CFF) test. Results of the CFF test indicated that tight neckwear signifi

Bierce Ambrose


Speak softly and own a big, mean Doberman.

Bierce Ambrose


The future is a race between education and catastrophe.

Bierce Ambrose





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