But a lifetime of happiness! No man alive could bear it: it would be hell on earth.
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
Reasonable people adapt themselves to the world. Unreasonable people attempt to adapt the world to...
Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory, beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue, and abiding love.
As long as I have a want, I have a reason for living. Satisfaction is...
In heaven an angel is nobody in particular.
Capitalism has destroyed our belief in any effective power but that of self interest backed...
The first condition of progress is the removal of censorship.
Democracy is a device that insures we shall be governed no better than we deserve.
If any religion had the chance of ruling over England, nay Europe within the next...
I want to be thoroughly used up when I die, for the harder I work...
Why, except as a means of livelihood, a man should desire to act on the...
Nothing is worth doing unless the consequences may be serious.
Make money and the whole nation will conspire to call you a gentleman.
Martyrdom is the only way a man can become famous without ability.
A veteran journalist has never had time to think twice before he writes.
The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and...
The established government has no more right to call itself the state than the smoke...
No king on earth is as safe in his job as a Trade Union official....
An index is a great leveller.
Every person who has mastered a profession is a skeptic concerning it.
You can always tell an old soldier by the inside of his holsters and cartridge...