One of the best temporary cures for pride and affectation is seasickness

By: Josh Billings

Related Quotes

Writing a song is much like being an author. Yes, we all have tools to write (everyone has a brain I hope!), but that doesn't all of a sudden make us best selling authors... view

By: Ken Hill

Best two rock voices I've heard in a last few years both have been from grunge bands: it's Eddie Vedder and the other one is Chris Cornell from Soundgarden... view

By: Bruce Dickinson

Next to being witty, the best thing is being able to quote another's wit... view

By: Christian Nestell Bovee

You may call God love, you may call God goodness. But the best name for God is compassion... view

By: Meister Eckhart

Let me be the first to tell you, drinking alcohol is the worst thing to do in cold weather. Hot soup is the best because the process of digesting food helps to warm you up... view

By: Morgan Freeman

We should all aspire in life to do a multitude of things well - to be a great father, to be a good husband, to be a good lover, you know, to try to do things the best you can is very important to me... view

By: Matthew Modine

We need to ensure our men and women in uniform are equipped with the very best money can buy. We also have to make sure critical military technologies are developed in America and that the U.S. defense manufacturing base remains healthy and strong... view

By: Joe Lieberman

So basically, I think music at its best can be everything. It can be totally stupid and very intellectual and emotional at the same time. I don't think all those things shut each other out... view

By: Ville Valo

The best measure of a man's honesty isn't his income tax return. It's the zero adjust on his bathroom scale... view

By: Arthur C. Clarke

It is incumbent on us to facilitate the development of a market structure that best assures that these changes benefit the U.S. securities markets as a whole... view

By: Arthur Levitt

I'm set to have my best year ever: I'm hiring some acts and there will be a show in the morning, in the afternoon and in the evening. I'm going to use my theater to its fullest potential... view

By: Mickey Gilley

Remember, always give your best. Never get discouraged. Never be petty. Always remember, others may hate you. But those who hate you don't win unless you hate them. And then you destroy yourself... view

By: Richard M. Nixon