Women

Here is a new quote about women which with the other synonyms like wives,  make up one of the most amusing and numerous topics of quotations , I suppose because they are infinitely interesting and seemingly capricious to men and because when commenting on their own sex,  they have a wicked turn of cynicism congruent with  a perfect recognition of their own power. How odd that a recent survey of young people found that 49% identify themselves as ‘something other...

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Lawyers

Here is a new quote about lawyers: “Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbour to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has a superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.” Abraham Lincoln  Unfortunately he was shot as the ultimate solution to a disagreement, which was as ineffectual as such solutions always are.  You will notice that every lawyer quote I have on the site is disparaging, to say the least, about the legal...

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