The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can't find them, make them
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
You'll get more out of me and a machine than you will out of twenty...
Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all others because you were...
Democracy substitutes election by the incompetent many for appointment by the corrupt few.
Common people do not pray, my lord: they only beg
The great advantage of a hotel is that it is a refuge from home life.
Every person who has mastered a profession is a skeptic concerning it.
A perpetual holiday is a good working definition of hell.
Capitalism has destroyed our belief in any effective power but that of self interest backed...
Hell is full of musical amateurs: music is the brandy of the damned
I never resist temptation, because I have found that things that are bad for me...
The evil to be attacked is not sin, suffering, greed, priesthood, kingcraft, demagogy, monopoly, ignorance,...
Fashions are the only induced epidemics, proving that epidemics can be induced by tradesmen.
I write plays because I like it and because I cannot remember any period in...
Never fret for an only son, the idea of failure will never occur to him.
The test of a man or woman's breeding is how they behave in a quarrel.
The only service a friend can really render is to keep up your courage by...
Give a man health and a course to steer, and he'll never stop to trouble...
You can easily find people who are ten times as rich at sixty as they...
Your successes and happiness are forgiven you only if you generously consent to share them.
A happy life must be to a great extent a quiet life, for it is...