Marriage is popular because it combines the maximum of temptation with the maximum of opportunity.
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
Common people do not pray, my lord: they only beg
You see things; and you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and...
The open mind never acts: when we have done our utmost to arrive at a...
If any religion had the chance of ruling over England, nay Europe within the next...
You see things; and you say Why? But I dream things that never were; and...
Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all others because you were...
Never waste jealousy on a real man: it is the imaginary man that supplants us...
You can easily find people who are ten times as rich at sixty as they...
Silence is the most perfect expression of scorn.
The great advantage of a hotel is that it's a great refuge from home life.
Cruelty would be delicious if one could only find some sort of cruelty that didn't...
Make money and the whole nation will conspire to call you a gentleman.
Property is organized robbery.
My main reason for adopting literature as a profession was that, as the author is...
Experience fails to teach where there is no desire to learn.
My reputation grows with every failure.
Forget about likes and dislikes. They are of no consequence. Just do what must be...
A lifetime of happiness? No man could bear it: it would be hell on earth
Happiness serves hardly any other purpose than to make unhappiness possible.
Happiness is a byproduct of an effort to make someone else happy