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 :: 1815-1885, American Humorist, Lecturer

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It's not only the most difficult thing to know one's self, but the most inconvenient.
~ Josh Billings - [Self-discovery]

 

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It's not only the most difficult thing to know one's self, but the most inconvenient.
~ Josh Billings - [Self-knowledge]

 

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Silence is one of the hardest arguments to refute.
~ Josh Billings - [Silence]

 

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I don't care how much a person talks, if they only say it in a few words.
~ Josh Billings - [Speakers and Speaking]

 

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As long as we are lucky we attribute it to our smartness; our bad luck we give the gods credit for.
~ Josh Billings - [Success]

 

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There is no greater evidence of superior intelligence than to be surprised at nothing.
~ Josh Billings - [Surprises]

 

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Time is like money, the less we have of it to spare the further we make it go.
~ Josh Billings - [Time and Time Management]

 

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As scarce as truth is, the supply has always been in excess of the demand.
~ Josh Billings - [Truth]

 

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To bring up a child in the way he should go -- travel that way yourself.
~ Josh Billings - [Upbringing]

 

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There is a significant Latin proverb; to wit: Who will guard the guards?
~ Josh Billings - [Vigilance]

 

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If a man should happen to reach perfection in this world, he would have to die immediately to enjoy himself.
~ Josh Billings - [Perfection]

 

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Consider the postage stamp, my son. It secures success through its ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.
~ Josh Billings - [Perseverance]

 

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To enjoy a good reputation give publicly, and steal privately.
~ Josh Billings - [Philanthropists]

 

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Pity cost nothing and ain't worth nothing.
~ Josh Billings - [Pity]

 

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A good place to visit, but a poor place to stay.
~ Josh Billings - [Places]

 

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About the most originality that any writer can hope to achieve honestly is to steal with good judgment.
~ Josh Billings - [Plagiarism]

 

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Don't mistake pleasure for happiness. They are a different breed of dogs.
~ Josh Billings - [Pleasure]

 

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I am a poor man, but I have this consolation: I am poor by accident, not by design.
~ Josh Billings - [Poverty and The Poor]

 

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Poverty is the step-mother of genius.
~ Josh Billings - [Poverty and The Poor]

 

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Remember the poor, it costs nothing.
~ Josh Billings - [Poverty and The Poor]

 

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