I want to be thoroughly used up when I die, for the harder I work, the more I live. I rejoice in life for its own sake. Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid…
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
Silence is the most perfect expression of scorn.
A man never tells you anything until you contradict him.
I never thought much of the courage of a lion tamer. Inside the cage he...
Self-sacrifice enables us to sacrifice other people without blushing.
Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.
There is no sincerer love than the love of food.
A happy family is but an earlier heaven
Fashions, after all, are only induced epidemics.
People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances....
A broken heart is a very pleasant complaint for a man in London if he...
The first condition of progress is the removal of censorship.
You'll get more out of me and a machine than you will out of twenty...
Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which...
A happy family is but an earlier heaven.
Fashions are the only induced epidemics, proving that epidemics can be induced by tradesmen.
The heretic is always better dead. And mortal eyes cannot distinguish the saint from the...
A perpetual holiday is a good working definition of hell.
Chess is a foolish expedient for making idle people believe they are doing something very...
The chess-board is the world, the pieces are the phenomena of the universe, the rules...
All women are inferior to men.