Revolutions have never lightened the burden of tyranny: they have only shifted it to another shoulder
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
Virtue is insufficient temptation.
The trouble with her is that she lacks the power of conversation but not the...
People get nothing out of books but what they bring to them.
The nations morals are like its teeth, the more decayed they are the more it...
The moment we want to believe something, we suddenly see all the arguments for it,...
The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.
Martyrdom is the only way a man can become famous without ability.
Youth is wasted on the young.
Hell is full of musical amateurs: music is the brandy of the damned
Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all others because you were...
I make a fortune from criticizing the policy of the government, and then hand it...
I often quote myself. It adds spice to my conversation.
Human beings are the only animals of which I am thoroughly and cravenly afraid.
People get nothing out of books but what they bring to them
Until the men of action clear out the talkers we who have social consciences are...
May you live in interesting times
A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of...
In the present crisis, government is not the solution to our problem; government is the...
But the greater, far the greater number of those who rave and rail (against the...
The Founding Fathers gave the free press the protection it must have [to] bare the...