More From James Whitcomb Riley
- "When I see a bird that walks like a duck and swims like a duck and quacks like a duck, I call that bird a duck."
- "When you awaken some morning and hear that somebody or other has been discovered, you can put it down as a fact that he discovered himself years ago – since that time he has been toiling, working, and striving to make himself worthy of general discovery."
- "The anger of a person who is strong, can always bide its time."
More In God
- "Sabbath – a weekly festival having its origin in the fact that God made the world in six days and was arrested on the seventh."― Ambrose Bierce
- "Prayer is simply a two-way conversation between you and God."― Billy Graham
- "I’ve always been – you know, my personality is motivating and encouraging. And so I’m just being who God made me to be."― Joel Osteen