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
Never waste jealousy on a real man: it is the imaginary man that supplants us...
Marriage is good enough for the lower classes: they have facilities for desertion that are...
Most people do not pray; they only beg.
Choose silence of all virtues, for by it you hear other men's imperfections, and conceal...
A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of...
If women were particular about men's characters, they would never get married at all.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
Those who do not know how to live must make a merit of dying.
First love is only a little foolishness and a lot of curiosity.
Liberty is the breath of life to nations.
The great advantage of a hotel is that it is a refuge from home life.
Youth is wasted on the young.
There are no secrets better kept than the secrets everybody guesses.
It's so hard to know what to do when one wishes earnestly to do right.
We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility...
A lifetime of happiness? No man could bear it: it would be hell on earth.
Man can climb to the highest summits, but he cannot dwell there long.
He knows nothing and thinks he knows everything. That points clearly to a political career.
To find a career to which you are adapted by nature, and then to work...
Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest...