If it were not for the war, this war would suit me down to the ground.
The only sin passion can commit is to be joyless.
Lawyers enjoy a little mystery, you know. Why, if everybody came forward and told the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth straight out, we should all retire to the workhouse.
Except ye become as little children, except you can wake on your fiftieth birthday with the same forward-looking excitement and interest in life that you enjoyed when you were five, ''ye cannot enter the kingdom of God.'' One must not only die daily, but every day we must be born again.
Time and trouble will tame an advanced young woman, but an advanced old woman is uncontrollable by any earthly force.
She always says, my lord, that facts are like cows. If you look them in the face hard enough they generally run away.