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Unprovided with original learning, unformed in the habits of thinking, unskilled in the arts of composition, I resolved to write a book.

Ambrose Bierce


Flame on!

Ambrose Bierce


Nothing is so firmly believed as that which we least know.

Ambrose Bierce


We're all in this alone.

Ambrose Bierce


By the middle 1880's, practically all the roads except those in the South, were of the present standard gauge. The southern roads were still five feet between rails. It was decided to change the gauge of all southern roads to standard, in one day

Ambrose Bierce


At ebb tide I wrote a line upon the sand, and gave it all my heart and all my soul. At flood tide I returned to read what I had inscribed and found my ignorance upon the shore.

Ambrose Bierce


There's no such thing as an original sin.

Bierce Ambrose


Facts are the enemy of truth.

Bierce Ambrose


By protracting life, we do not deduct one jot from the duration of death.

Bierce Ambrose


Haste makes waste.

Bierce Ambrose


Yevtushenko has... an ego that can crack crystal at a distance of twenty feet.

Bierce Ambrose


Divorce is a game played by lawyers.

Bierce Ambrose


"Every morning, I get up and look through the 'Forbes' list of the richest people in America. If I'm not there, I go to work"

Bierce Ambrose


Instead of loving your enemies, treat your friends a little better.

Bierce Ambrose


The major sin is the sin of being born.

Bierce Ambrose


XLI: The more one produces, the less one gets. XLII: Simple systems are not feasible because they require infinite testing. XLIII: Hardware works best when it matters the least. XLIV: Aircraft flight in the 21st century will always be in a we

Bierce Ambrose





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