1. 10

    Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.

  2. 9

    Principles aren't of much account anyway, except at election time. After that you hang them up to let them season.

  3. 8

    To give an accurate and exhaustive account of that period would need a far less brilliant pen than mine.

  4. 7

    Friendship is like a bank account. You can't continue to draw on it without making deposits.

  5. 6

    Chance happens to all, but to turn chance to account is the gift of few.

  6. 5

    No one has been barred on account of his race from fighting or dying for America, there are no white or colored signs on the foxholes or graveyards of battle.

  7. 4

    Events will take their course, it is no good of being angry at them; he is happiest who wisely turns them to the best account.

  8. 3

    Ability is of little account without opportunity.

  9. 2

    That is the whole secret of successful fighting. Get your enemy at a disadvantage; and never, on any account, fight him on equal terms.

  10. 1

    Good health is not something we can buy. However, it can be an extremely valuable savings account.