But a lifetime of happiness! No man alive could bear it: it would be hell on earth.
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
I write plays because I like it and because I cannot remember any period in...
I never thought much of the courage of a lion tamer. Inside the cage he...
First love is only a little foolishness and a lot of curiosity.
There is only one religion, though there are a hundred versions of it.
I enjoy convalescence. It is the part that makes the illness worth while.
Take care to get what you like or you will be forced to like what...
Dancing is a perpendicular expression of a horizontal desire.
Do not do unto others as you expect they should do unto you. Their tastes...
He who can, does. He who cannot, teaches.
The lack of money is the root of all evil.
A man who has no office to go, to I don't care who he is,...
Common sense is instinct. Enough of it is genius.
All great truths begin as blasphemies.
It is dangerous to be sincere unless you are also stupid.
The love of economy is the root of all virtue.
Do not try to live forever. You will not succeed.
Very few people can afford to be poor.
My main reason for adopting literature as a profession was that, as the author is...
It takes a great deal of history to produce a little literature
Reading history is good for all of us, he says, not surprisingly, perhaps, but his...