Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce (June 24, 1842 – circa 1914) was an American Civil War soldier, wit, and writer. Bierce is best known for his "howlingly funny" book The Devil's Dictionary, which was named as one of "The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature" by the American Revolution Bicentennial Administration.
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Jealous adj. Unduly concerned about the preservation of that which can be lost only if not worth keeping.
Absurdity n.: A statement or belief manifestly inconsistent with one's own opinion.
Coward: One who in a perilous emergency thinks with his legs.
Patience n. A minor form of dispair disguised as a virtue.
Duty - that which sternly impels us in the direction of profit along the line of desire.