Any belief worth having must survive doubt
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other...
Self-sacrifice enables us to sacrifice other people without blushing.
Life would be tolerable but for its amusements.
Life levels all men. Death reveals the eminent.
Reading made Don Quixote a gentleman, but believing what he read made him mad.
New opinions often appear first as jokes and fancies, then as blasphemies and treason, then...
There is no subject on which more dangerous nonsense is talked and thought than marriage.
An asylum for the sane would be empty in America.
Those who can do, those who can't teach.
Every person who has mastered a profession is a skeptic concerning it.
A little learning is a dangerous thing, but we must take that risk because a...
I have to live for others and not for myself: that's middle-class morality.
Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one...
The harder I work the more I live.
A man of great common sense and good taste - meaning thereby a man without...
You see things; and you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and...
An index is a great leveller.
Every man over forty is a scoundrel.
Dancing is a perpendicular expression of a horizontal desire.
Few people think more than two or three times a year; I have made an...