Most people do not pray; they only beg.
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
Never waste jealousy on a real man: it is the imaginary man that supplants us...
Youth is wasted on the young.
People get nothing out of books but what they bring to them.
The best reformers the world has ever seen are those who commence on themselves
Every person who has mastered a profession is a skeptic concerning it.
Nobel prize money is a life-belt thrown to a swimmer who has already reached the...
The love of economy is the root of all virtue.
It's easier to replace a dead man than a good picture.
Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all others because you were...
Silence is the most perfect expression of scorn.
He knows nothing and thinks he knows everything. That points clearly to a political career.
You'll never have a quiet world till you knock the patriotism out of the human...
Marriage is popular because it combines the maximum of temptation with the maximum of opportunity.
What the world calls originality is only an unaccustomed method of tickling it
Suppose the world were only one of God's jokes, would you work any the less...
Woman reduces us all to a common denomination
The harder I work the more I live.
Statistics show that of those who contract the habit of eating, very few survive.
An election is a moral horror, as bad as a battle except for the blood;...
I enjoy convalescence. It is the part that makes the illness worth while.