"A national debt, if it is not excessive, will be to us a national blessing."
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"Some people are so heavenly minded that they are no earthly good."
"Whatever accomplishment you boast of in the world, there is someone better than you."
"Conceit in weakest bodies works the strongest."
"People who do not know how to laugh are always pompous and self-conceited."
"Conceit is incompatible with understanding."
"Conceit is God's gift to little men."
"Conceit is bragging about yourself. Confidence means you believe you can get the job done."
"Conceit is a queer disease -- it makes everyone Sick except the person who has it."
"If you done it, it ain't bragging."
"I believe in grumbling; it is the politest form of fighting known."
"To hear complaints is tiresome to the miserable and the happy."
"The usual fortune of complaint is to excite contempt more than pity."
"The world is sad enough without your woe."
"Never excuse, never explain, never complain."
"One dog barks at something, the rest bark at him."
"I felt sorry for myself because I had no shoes -- until I met a man who had no feet."
"He that falls by himself never cries."
"One chops the wood, the other does the grunting."
"When people complain of life, it is almost always because they have asked impossible things of it."
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