The man with a toothache thinks everyone happy whose teeth are sound. The poverty-stricken man makes the same mistake about the rich man.
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
Love is a gross exaggeration of the difference between one person and everybody else.
The love of economy is the root of all virtue.
Capitalism has destroyed our belief in any effective power but that of self interest backed...
We must always think about things, and we must think about things as they are,...
A lifetime of happiness? No man could bear it: it would be hell on earth.
The ordinary man is an anarchist. He wants to do as he likes. He may...
Old men are dangerous it doesn't matter to them what is going to happen to...
Just do what must be done. This may not be happiness, but it is greatness.
Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you...
In heaven an angel is nobody in particular.
Nothing is ever done in this world until men are prepared to kill one another...
If history repeats itself, and the unexpected always happens, how incapable must Man be of...
Self-sacrifice enables us to sacrifice other people without blushing.
Never fret for an only son, the idea of failure will never occur to him.
You cannot be a hero without being a coward.
Democracy means the organization of society for the benefit and at the expense of everybody...
When two people are under the influence of the most violent, most insane, most delusive,...
Orchestras only need to be sworn at, and a German is consequently at an advantage...
Show me an orchestra that likes its conductor and I'll show you a lousy conductor.