Martyrdom is the only way a man can become famous without ability.
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
Success covers a multitude of blunders
Those who do not know how to live must make a merit of dying.
I make a fortune from criticizing the policy of the government, and then hand it...
He who has never hoped can never despair
Reading made Don Quixote a gentleman, but believing what he read made him mad.
Beauty is all very well at first sight; but who looks at it when it...
Suppose the world were only one of God's jokes, would you work any the less...
People get nothing out of books but what they bring to them.
Liberty is the breath of life to nations.
Life contains but two tragedies. One is not to get your heart's desire; the other...
All my life, affection has been showered upon me, and every forward step I have...
It is dangerous to be sincere unless you are also stupid.
Most people do not pray; they only beg.
Folly is the direct pursuit of happiness and beauty
I often quote myself. It adds spice to my conversation.
Why should we take advice on sex from the pope? If he knows anything about...
Human beings are the only animals of which I am thoroughly and cravenly afraid.
Justice is justice though it's always delayed and finally done only by mistake
Justice must be blind to the hardness or softness of a man's hands, as well...
They have been grand-jurymen since before Noah was a sailor