Sex touches the heavens only when it simultaneously touches the gutter and the mud.
George Jean Nathan
Engineering is the professional and systematic application of science to the efficient utilization of natural resources to produce wealth.
T J Hoover
Religion is a bandage that man has invented to protect a soul made bloody by circumstance.
Theodore Herman Albert Dreiser
Civilization is the process of setting man free from men.
Cynicism is the only form in which base souls approach honesty.
In some causes silence is dangerous; so if any know of conspiracies against their country or king, or any that might greatly prejudice their neighbor, they ought to discover it.
Like a ten-ton cake, the world is more than anyone can eat at one sitting. Select a piece of it, then enjoy the party.
Samuel M Silver
Property left to a child may soon be lost but the inheritance of virtue--a good name an unblemished reputation--will abide forever. If those who are toiling for wealth to leave their children, would but take half the pains to secure for them virtuous habits, how much more serviceable would they be. The largest property may be wrested from a child, but virtue will stand by him to the last.