A bad oyster, like a bad marriage, is not known until too late.
To season a cast-iron pot, boil potato peelings in it for one hour.
Use lavender, fennel, or chamomile soaks for tired, swollen feet.
A highbrow is a person educated beyond his intelligence.
If you're trying to stop smoking, try taking a teaspoon of lemon juice whenever you're tempted.
Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there. --Will Rogers
Compost should be watered during dry periods so that it can remain active.
Mules make a great fuss about their ancestors having been horses.
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