Born: April 20, 1818
Birthplace: Lanesboro, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
Died: October 14, 1885
Profile: 19th century American humorist and lecturer.
Number of Quotes: 5
Advice is like castor oil, easy enough to give but dreadful uneasy to take.
As a general rule, if you want to get at the truth - hear both sides and believe neither.
In youth we run into difficulties; in old age difficulties run into us.
The wheel that squeaks the loudest is the one that gets the grease.
When a man comes to me for advice, I find out the kind of advice he wants, and I give it to him.