Most people have seen worse things in private than they pretend to be shocked at in public.
—Edgar Watson Howe
Americans detest all lies except lies spoken in public or printed lies.
A boy doesn't have to go to war to be a hero; he can say he doesn't like pie when he sees there isn't enough to go around.
If you don't learn to laugh at trouble, you won't have anything to laugh at when you're old.
A poem is no place for an idea.
The worst feeling in the world is the homesickness that comes over a man occasionally when he is at home.