A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent in doing nothing.
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
This is the true joy of life, the being used up for a purpose recognized...
What the world calls originality is only an unaccustomed method of tickling it
The faults of the burglar are the qualities of the financier.
I never resist temptation, because I have found that things that are bad for me...
I often quote myself. It adds spice to my conversation.
Schools must not become the agencies through which propaganda advocated by any section of society...
Animals are my friends... and I don't eat my friends.
Common people do not pray, my lord: they only beg
I have to live for others and not for myself: that's middle-class morality.
Marriage is popular because it combines the maximum of temptation with the maximum of opportunity.
Some men see things as they are and ask why. Others dream things that never...
I want to be thoroughly used up when I die, for the harder I work...
The minority is sometimes right; the majority always wrong.
General consultant to mankind.
Love is a gross exaggeration of the difference between one person and everybody else.
Baseball has the great advantage over cricket of being ended sooner.
There is no love sincerer than the love of food.
Beauty is all very well at first sight; but whoever looks at it when it...
Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory, beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue, and abiding love.
She (Madame Bovary) had that indefinable beauty that comes from happiness, enthusiasm, success - a...