The fact that a believer is happier than a skeptic is no more to the point than the fact that a drunken man is happier than a sober one.
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw Quotes
Old men are dangerous it doesn't matter to them what is going to happen to...
The harder I work the more I live.
Marriage is an alliance entered into by a man who can't sleep with the window...
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a...
Fashions are the only induced epidemics, proving that epidemics can be induced by tradesmen.
If parents would only realize how they bore their children!
Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.
Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory, beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue, and abiding love.
He knows nothing; and he thinks he knows everything. That points clearly to a political...
Life would be tolerable but for its amusements.
A lifetime of happiness? No man could bear it: it would be hell on earth
You see things; and you say Why? But I dream things that never were; and...
Most people do not pray; they only beg.
A man of great common sense and good taste is a man without originality or...
I make a fortune from criticizing the policy of the government, and then hand it...
The lack of money is the root of all evil.
People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances....
Any belief worth having must survive doubt
Belief is the death of intelligence
Idiosyncratic belief systems which are shared by only a few adherents are likely to be...
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd