"A man sleeps around, no questions asked, but if a woman makes nineteen or twenty mistakes she's a tramp."
"There are two kinds of adventurers: those who go truly hoping to find an adventure and those who go secretly hoping they won't."
"By the time you're eighty years old you've learned everything. You only have to remember it."
"Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you'd have preferred to talk."
"When a thought takes one's breath away, a grammar lesson seems an impertinence."
Thomas W. Higginson