To do what one intends is to be as a god.
Boilerplate, n. The section of a contract in which you waive all your rights in perpetuity.
Youth has a natural horror of age, and one gradually learns to reciprocate.
The young are in a hurry, and the old have little time.
Almost everyone believes the world is filled with people who do evil on purpose; but not himself, and not anyone he knows.
You can have loyal subordinates, or competent ones.
A lot of what we refrain from doing is not wrong, or undesirable, but just too much trouble to explain.
Struggle with, v. Wallow in.
The point of a special day for airing grievances is that all the other days are not.
The dissolute and profligate can always be depended on to preach sobriety and thrift; today it is the sober and thrifty who refuse to do so.