When two people are under the influence of the most violent, most insane, most delusive, and most transient of passions, they are required to swear that they will remain in that excited, abnormal, and exhausting condition continuously until death do.
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
Find enough clever things to say, and you're a Prime Minister; write them down and...
Beauty is all very well at first sight; but who ever looks at it when...
Silence is the most perfect expression of scorn.
We should all be obliged to appear before a board every five years and justify...
Never waste jealousy on a real man: it is the imaginary man that supplants us...
A little learning is a dangerous thing, but we must take that risk because a...
Schools must not become the agencies through which propaganda advocated by any section of society...
When a man wants to murder a tiger, it's called sport; when the tiger wants...
Make money and the whole nation will conspire to call you a gentleman.
The harder I work the more I live.
Orchestras only need to be sworn at, and a German is consequently at an advantage...
Those who do not know how to live must make a merit of dying.
Science... never solves a problem without creating ten more.
Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable.
Science never solves a problem without creating ten more.
Capitalism justified itself and was adopted as an economic principle on the express ground that...
If you must hold yourself up to your children as an object lesson, hold yourself...
Folly is the direct pursuit of happiness and beauty
You can educate a fool, but you cannot make him think
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.