Josh Billings Quotes on Flattery and Cologne Water

“Flattery is like cologne water, to be smelt, not swallowed.”

~ Josh Billings


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Josh Billings

Josh Billings was the pen name of 19th-century American humorist Henry Wheeler Shaw. He was a famous humor writer and lecturer in the United States, perhaps second only to Mark Twain, during the latter half of the 19th century. Born: 21 April 1818, Died: 14 October 1885.

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