Honest criticism is hard to take, particularly from a relative, a friend, an acquaintance, or a stranger.
What dreadful hot weather we have! It keeps me in a continual state of inelegance.
I've known what it is to be hungry, but I always went right to a restaurant.
Orthodox medicine has not found an answer to your complaint. However, luckily for you, I happen to know a quack.
Never go to bed mad. Stay up and fight.
Suppose you were an idiot and suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself.
There are more of them than us.
Ninety-eight percent of the adults in this country are decent, hard-working, honest Americans. It's the other lousy two percent that get all the publicity. But then -- we elected them.
It wasn't raining when Noah built the ark.
There is no kind of dishonesty into which otherwise good people more easily and frequently fall than that of defrauding the government.