When people do not respect us we are sharply offended; yet in his private heart no man much respects himself.
To string incongruities and absurdities together in a wandering and sometimes purposeless way, and seem innocently unaware that they are absurdities, is the basis of the American art, if my position is correct.
If it is a miracle any sort of evidence will answer. But if it is a fact, proof is necessary.
Out of all the things I have lost, I miss my mind the most.
He had been drunk over in town, and laid in the gutter all night, and he was a sight to look at. A body would a thought he was Adam, he was just all mud.
Most people are bothered by those passages of Scripture they do not understand, but the passages that bother me are those I do understand.