"We are discreet sheep; we wait to see how the drove is going, and then go with the drove."
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"Noise proves nothing, Often a hen who has laid an egg cackles as if she had laid an asteroid."
"When you cannot get a compliment in any other way pay yourself one."
"If you can't get a compliment any other way, pay yourself one."
"I can live for two months on a good compliment."
"I don't like to commit myself about heaven and hell -- you see, I have friends in both places."
"Civilization is a limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessities."
"It is better to be a young June-bug than an old bird of paradise."
"As to the adjective, when in doubt strike it out."
"Never do wrong when people are looking."
"Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first."
"Intellectual work is misnamed; it is a pleasure, a dissipation, and is its own highest reward."
"Work and play are words used to describe the same thing under differing conditions."
"I do not like work even when someone else does it."
"Thunder is impressive, but it is lightning that does the work."
"I don't give a damn for man that can spell a word only one way."
"The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause."
"A man never reaches that dizzy height of wisdom that he can no longer be lead by the nose."
"If you don't like the weather in New England, just wait a few minutes."
"Everybody talks about the weather, but nobody does anything about it."
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