Quotes by Josh Billings

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Genius ain't anything more than elegant common sense.
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There's a great power in words, if you don't hitch too many of them together.
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Love looks through a telescope envy, through a microscope.
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There are lots of people who mistake their imagination for their memory.
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There's lots of people in this world who spend so much time watching their health that they haven't the time to enjoy it.
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If you ever find happiness by hunting for it, you will find it, as the old woman did her lost spectacles, safe on her own nose all the time.
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There are people so addicted to exaggeration they can't tell the truth without lying.
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Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.
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Marrying for love may be a bit risky, but it is so honest that God can't help but smile on it.
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If there was no faith there would be no living in this world. We couldn't even eat hash with safety.
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