Ambrose Bierce Quotes
- Mammon, n.: The god of the world's leading religion.
Keyword(s): Religion , Money , World , God
- Embalm, v.: To cheat vegetation by locking up the gases upon which it feeds. By embalming their dead and thereby deranging the natural balance between animal and vegetable life, the Egyptians made their once fertile and populous country barren and incapable of supporting more than a meagre crew.
Keyword(s): Death , Nature , Life
- The most affectionate creature in the world is a wet dog.
Keyword(s): Dogs , World , Affection
- Adolescence: A stage between infancy and adultery.
Keyword(s): Teenagers , Adult
- Bride, n. A woman with a fine prospect behind her.
Keyword(s): Marriage , Women