Quotes by Edgar Watson Howe

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It is hard to convince a high-school student that he will encounter a lot of problems more difficult than those of algebra and geometry.
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A good scare is worth more to a man than good advice.
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Every man is a reformer until reform tramps on his toes.
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The feeling of sleepiness when you are not in bed, and can't get there, is the meanest feeling in the world.
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If a friend is in trouble, don't annoy him by asking if there is anything you can do. Think up something appropriate and do it.
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You can make up a quarrel, but it will always show where it was patched.
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When you are in trouble, people who call to sympathize are really looking for the particulars.
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If there were no schools to take the children away from home part of the time, the insane asylums would be filled with mothers.
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