Spontaneous kindness is to hipsters as high beams are to deer.
A good relationship is like fireworks: loud, explosive, and liable to maim you if you hold on too long.
There are two ways to pass a hurdle: leaping over or plowing through... There needs to be a monster truck option.
The quickest way to a man's heart really is through his stomach, because then you don't have to chop through that pesky rib cage.
You can either hold yourself up to the unrealistic standards of others, or ignore them and concentrate on being happy with yourself as you are.
Bachelor's degrees make pretty good placemats if you get 'em laminated.
That's what college is for - getting as many bad decisions as possible out of the way before you're forced into the real world. I keep a checklist of 'em on the wall in my room.
You can't just up and convert a whaling ship into a deep-sea trawler overnight.
What's the point of havin' a rapier wit if I can't use it to stab people?
'Light fuse and get away' may work for a Roman candle, but not so much for the wrath of a woman scorned.
If only corporal punishment cured low self-esteem.