There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
Some look at things that are, and ask why. I dream of things that never...
Orchestras only need to be sworn at, and a German is consequently at an advantage...
Most people do not pray; they only beg.
There are no secrets better kept than the secrets everybody guesses.
(Democracy is a government) of the fools, for the fools, by the fools.
Home is the girl's prison and the woman's workhouse.
Beauty is all very well at first sight; but whoever looks at it when it...
Hell is full of musical amateurs: music is the brandy of the damned
Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory, beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue, and abiding love.
Baseball has the great advantage over cricket of being sooner ended.
Clever and attractive women do not want to vote; they are willing to let men...
Education can and should do much influence social, moral and intellectual discovery by stimulating critical...
It's easier to replace a dead man than a good picture.
Why should we take advice on sex from the pope? If he knows anything about...
There is only one belief that can rob death of its sting and the grave...
The evil to be attacked is not sin, suffering, greed, priesthood, kingcraft, demagogy, monopoly, ignorance,...
In heaven an angel is nobody in particular.
Animals are my friends, and I don't eat my friends
If you turn your back on these people, you yourself are an animal. You may...
As a draft-animal is yoked in a wagon, even so the spirit is yoked in...