Ambrose Bierce Quotes
Top 20 Quotes by Ambrose Bierce
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Alliance: In international politics, the union of two thieves who have their hands so deeply inserted in each other's pocket that they cannot separately plunder a third.
Ghost: The outward and visible sign of an inward fear.
Lottery: A tax on people who are bad at math.
Beauty: The power by which a woman charms a lover and terrifies a husband.
Day: A period of twenty-four hours, mostly misspent.
Cynic: A blackguard whose faulty vision sees things as they are, not as they ought to be.