"An ounce of loyalty is worth a pound of cleverness."
"Don't take life too seriously. You'll never get out of it alive."
"Editor: a person employed by a newspaper, whose business it is to separate the wheat from the chaff, and to see that the chaff is printed."
"Genius may have its limitations, but stupidity is not thus handicapped."
"If men could only know each other, they would neither idolize nor hate."
"Life is just one damned thing after another."
"Many a man's reputation would not know his character if they met on the street."
"Never explain--your friends do not need it and your enemies will not believe you anyway."
"The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one."
"The recipe for perpetual ignorance is: be satisfied with your opinions and content with your knowledge."
"To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing."
--Elbert Hubbard, (June 19, 1856 – May 7, 1915)