Famous quotes containing the word bierce:

    Women in love are less ashamed than men. They have less to be ashamed of.
    —Ambrose Bierce (1842–1914?)

    Backbite. To “speak of a man as you find him” when he can’t find you.
    —Ambrose Bierce (1842–1914)

    Duty. That which sternly impels us in the direction of profit, along the line of desire.
    —Ambrose Bierce (1842–1914)