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A benevolent man should allow a few faults in himself to keep his friends in countenance.
A mill cannot grind with water that is past.
Be in general virtuous, and you will be happy.
Beggars can never be bankrupt.
It doesn't work to leap a twenty-foot chasm in two ten-foot jumps.
what fat chicks lack in looks they make up for in willingness and enthusiasm.
A benevolent man should allow a few faults in himself to keep his friends in countenance.
A mill cannot grind with water that is past.

 

Be in general virtuous, and you will be happy.


After all is said and done, more is said than done.
From small beginnings come great things.
Some will, some don't, so what!
The early bird gets the worm.
Of two evils, it is always best to vote for the least hypocritical.
The love of evil is the root of all money.
The more sins you confess, the more books you will sell.
Before borrowing money from a friend decide which you need most.
Cut your losses and let your profits run.
In business partnerships and marriage partnerships, oh, the cheating that goes on.
Always count the cost.
The cemeteries are filled with people who thought the world couldn't get along without them.
Don't change horses while crossing a stream.
Never swap horses crossing a stream.
If your time ain't come not even a doctor can kill you.
The only thing we learn from new elections is we learned nothing from the old.
If men could see the epitaphs their friends write they would believe they had gotten into the wrong grave.
You cannot have all chiefs; you gotta have Indians too.
Fooled once shame on you, fooled twice shame on me.
What is an expert? Someone who is twenty miles from home.
Nobody has ever bet enough on a winning horse.
Smith and Wesson or a Colt always beat four aces.
All is fair in love and golf.
A malignant sore throat is a danger, a malignant throat not sore is worse.
The wicked work harder to preach hell than the righteous do to get to heaven.
You must not enthrone ignorance just because there is much of it.
Those who sleep with dogs gets up with fleas.
A man who has both feet planted firmly in the air can be safely called a liberal.
Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition.
It is bad luck to fall out of a thirteenth story window on Friday.
There are three kinds of people; those that make things happen, those that watch things happen and those who don't know what's happening.
Better to be safe than sorry.
Maternity is a matter of fact, paternity is a matter of opinion.
When pleasure interferes with business, give up business.
There are three things that can destroy a preacher, the glory, the gold, and the girls.
You can't steal second base with your foot on first.
No matter how bad a child is, he is still good for a tax deduction.
After a rich man gets rich, his next ambition is to get richer.
The secret of life is not to do what you like, but to like what you do.


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