If you must hold yourself up to your children as an object lesson, hold yourself up as a warning and not as an example.
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
Home life as we understand it is no more natural to us than a cage...
When I was young, I observed that nine out of ten things I did were...
Every man over forty is a scoundrel.
Money is the most important thing in the world. It represents health, strength, honor, generosity...
Science never solves a problem without creating ten more.
It is the mark of a truly intelligent person to be moved by statistics.
We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility...
He who can does - he who cannot, teaches.
Liberty is the breath of life to nations.
Perhaps the greatest social service that can be rendered by anybody to this country and...
Youth is wasted on the young.
It is most unwise for people in love to marry.
When the military man approaches, the world locks up its spoons and packs off its...
I am of the opinion that my life belongs to the whole community and as...
When two people are under the influence of the most violent, most insane, most delusive,...
Martyrdom is the only way in which a man can become famous without ability.
Dying is a troublesome business: there is pain to be suffered, and it wrings one's...
Lack of money is the root of all evil.
Alcohol is the anesthesia by which we endure the operation of life.
Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous.