Tom Sawyer said I was a numskull.
New Orleans food is as delicious as the less criminal forms of sin.
It was indeed a glad and gracious time, and the half dozen rash spirits that ventured to disapprove of the war and cast a doubt upon its righteousness straightway got such a stern and angry warning that for their personal safety's sake they quickly shrank out of sight and offended no more in that way.
Make the best o' things that smoothes people's roads the most..
How blind and unreasoning and arbitrary are some of the laws of nature - the most of them, in fact!
Use the right word, not its second cousin.
Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.
I do not like an injurious lie, except when it injures somebody else.
We have reached a little altitude where we may look down upon the Indian Thugs with a complacent shudder; and we may even hope for a day, many centuries hence, when our posterity will look down upon us in the same way.