Favoritism manifests itself in all departments of government, public and private. It is the harder to avoid, because it is so natural.
People have no right to make fools of themselves, unless they have no relations to blush for them.
If you have a thrust to make at your friend's expense, do it gracefully, it is all the more effective. Some one says the reproach that is delivered with hat in hand is the most telling.
Nicknames stick to people, and the most ridiculous are the most adhesive. Thomas Chandler Halibu
Look not to a woman's head for her brains, but rather to her heart.