"A half truth, like half a brick, is always more forcible as an argument than a whole one. It carries better."
"Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none."Stephen Leacock on William Shakespeare
"For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth."Stephen Leacock on Bo Bennett
"The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool."Stephen Leacock on Stephen King
"Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks."Stephen Leacock on Isaac Watts
"Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement."Stephen Leacock on Golda Meir
"It takes a good deal of physical courage to ride a horse. This, however, I have. I get it at about forty cents a flask, and take it as required."
"I am a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it."
"Personally, I would sooner have written Alice in Wonderland than the whole Encyclopedia Britannica."
"Advertising: the science of arresting the human intelligence long enough to get money from it."
"Many a man in love with a dimple makes the mistake of marrying the whole girl."
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