people quote people free resource of famous quoting - great phrases for simply ideas
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
browsing by author   
 
browsing alphabetically   
 
 

Nothing, nothing, nothing, no error, no crime is so absolutely repugnant to God as everything which is official; and why? because the official is so impersonal and therefore the deepest insult which can be offered to a personality.

Ambrose Bierce


Playing an unamplified electric guitar is like strumming on a picnic table.

Ambrose Bierce


The secret of success is sincerity. Once you can fake that, you've got it made.

Ambrose Bierce


I know on which side my bread is buttered.

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


God is the tangential point between zero and infinity.

Ambrose Bierce


"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


Soap and education are not as sudden as a massacre, but they are more deadly in the long run.

Bierce Ambrose


Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind.

Bierce Ambrose


Believe everything you hear about the world; nothing is too impossibly bad.

Bierce Ambrose


I don't have any solution but I certainly admire the problem.

Bierce Ambrose


Creativity in living is not without its attendant difficulties, for peculiarity breeds contempt. And the unfortunate thing about being ahead of your time when people finally realize you were right, they'll say it was obvious all along.

Bierce Ambrose


I was part of that strange race of people aptly described as spending their lives doing things they detest to make money they don't want to buy things they don't need to impress people they dislike.

Bierce Ambrose


What luck for the rulers that men do not think.

Bierce Ambrose


Once he had one leg in the White House and the nation trembled under his roars. Now he is a tinpot pope in the Coca-Cola belt and a brother to the forlorn pastors who belabor halfwits in galvanized iron tabernacles behind the railroad yards."

Bierce Ambrose


He who knows others is wise. He who knows himself is enlightened.

Bierce Ambrose





Random Quote


We must respect the other fellow's religion, but only in the sense and to the extent that we respect his theory that his wife is beautiful and his children smart.
Mencken H.L.

deep thoughts of brillyant genius of human history
Bierce Ambrose
 
 
 
    about this website