Prescription: A physician’s guess at what will best prolong the situation with least harm to the patient.
Ambrose Bierce
To be positive is to be mistaken at the top of one’s voice.
Ambrose Bierce
Death is not the end. There remains the litigation over the estate.
Ambrose Bierce
Fidelity [is] a virtue peculiar to those who are about to be betrayed.
Ambrose Bierce
Ambrose Bierce (1842 to ?1913) ~ American author and journalist who wrote “An Occurence at Owl Creek Bridge.” He was doing research on the Mexican Revolution when he disappeared under mysterious circumstances. “An Occurence at Owl Creek Bridge” has one of the best twist endings in literature. 
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Ambrose Bierce (1842 to ?1913) ~ American author and journalist who wrote “An Occurence at Owl Creek Bridge.” He was doing research on the Mexican Revolution when he disappeared under mysterious circumstances. “An Occurence at Owl Creek Bridge” has one of the best twist endings in literature.

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Coward: One who, in a perilous emergency, thinks with his legs.
~Ambrose Bierce
Prejudice - a vagrant opinion without visible means of support.
Ambrose Bierce
Logic [is] the art of thinking and reasoning in strict accordance with the limitations and incapacities of the human misunderstanding.
Ambrose Bierce
Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in the night.
William Blake [I tend to get these out of order.]
I must create a system or be enslaved by another mans; I will not reason and compare: my business is to create.
William Blake
Home is the nicest word there is.
Laura Ingalls Wilder
Marilla, isn’t it nice to think that tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it yet?
Lucy Maud Montgomery from Anne of Green Gables
I’m not a bit changed—not really. I’m only just pruned down and branched out.
Lucy Maud Montgomery from Anne of Green Gables
It’s such an interesting world. It wouldn’t be half so interesting if we know all about everything, would it? There’d be no scope for imagination then, would there?
Lucy Maud Montgomery from Anne of Green Gables
Gossip, as usual, was one-third right and two-thirds wrong.
― Lucy Maude Montgomery, Chronicles of Avonlea