BRIGHT GEMS OF THOUGHT. TnorGHTLESs;;Ess is the curse of the age. A COVETOUS man never owns anything. any-thing. Whenever a man gets mad he kills himself. All people are "peculiar people" to somebody. A great many people pray most for the things they do not need. As empty gun that you think- is loaded will scare you as badly as one that is. The world is full oi lion fighters, but nearly everybody will run from the hornet. TnE man who walks straight himself keeps a good many otheivpeople from wobbling. A pig's idea of a parlor probably is that it has a big mud puddle in the center cen-ter of it. TnE man wdio swears at his children would want to hide his head forever if he could know just how mean he is. Earn s Horn.