You can always tell an old soldier by the inside of his holsters and cartridge boxes. The young ones carry pistols and cartridges; the old ones, grub.
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw Quotes
I would like to take you seriously, but to do so would be an affront...
A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence...
Imitation is not just the sincerest form of flattery, it's the sincerest form of learning.
Fashions are the only induced epidemics, proving that epidemics can be induced by tradesmen.
We have no more right to consume happiness without producing it than to consume wealth...
A fashion is nothing but an induced epidemic.
I am of the opinion that my life belongs to the whole community and as...
Government is not every body's job. It is a highly skilled vocation.
Independence? That's middle class blasphemy. We are all dependent on one another, every soul of...
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a...
Until the men of action clear out the talkers we who have social consciences are...
A perpetual holiday is a good working definition of hell.
He who has never hoped can never despair
Marriage is an alliance entered into by a man who can't sleep with the window...
The faults of the burglar are the qualities of the financier.
My reputation grows with every failure.
No man ever believes that the Bible means what it says: He is always convinced...
The universal regard for money is the one hopeful fact in our civilization.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
Nobel prize money is a life-belt thrown to a swimmer who has already reached the...