A diplomat is a man who can convince his wife she’d look stout in a fur coat.
You can’t push on a rope.
Some men are just as firmly convinced of what they think as others of what they know.
I am certainly convinced that it is one of the greatest impulses of mankind to arrive at something higher than the natural state.
The different methods of voting are as follows:… who held a long and fierce argument on the election, in which, at the end of two hours, each had vanquished and converted the other.