In heaven an angel is nobody in particular.
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
Virtue consists, not in abstaining from vice, but in not desiring it.
What is virtue but the Trade Unionism of the married?
The golden rule is that there are no golden rules.
A veteran journalist has never had time to think twice before he writes.
Decency is indecency's conspiracy of silence
Science... never solves a problem without creating ten more.
Never fret for an only son, the idea of failure will never occur to him.
We don't stop playing because we grow old; We grow old because we stop playing.
If you can't get rid of the skeleton in your closet, you'd best teach it...
Very few people can afford to be poor.
It is a woman's business to get married as soon as possible, and a man's...
Common people do not pray, my lord: they only beg
The man with a toothache thinks everyone happy whose teeth are sound. The poverty-stricken man...
Kings are not born: they are made by artificial hallucination.
Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which...
I have not wasted my life trifling with literary fools in taverns, as Johnson did,...
Dancing is a perpendicular expression of a horizontal desire.
She had lost the art of conversation but not, unfortunately, the power of speech.
Man can climb to the highest summits, but he cannot dwell there long.
We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.