"There's a great power in words, if you don't hitch too many of them together."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Josh Billings on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Josh Billings on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Josh Billings on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Josh Billings on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Josh Billings on Booker T. Washington
"I think when the full horror of being fifty hits you, you should stay home and have a good cry."
"The best time for you to hold your tongue is the time you feel you must say something or bust."
"The best way to convince a fool that he is wrong is to let him have his own way."
"One of the best temporary cures for pride and affectation is seasickness a man who wants to vomit never puts on airs."
"The best medicine I know for rheumatism is to thank the Lord that it ain't gout."