You see things; and you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say, 'Why not?'
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
Find enough clever things to say, and you're a Prime Minister; write them down and...
Martyrdom is the only way in which a man can become famous without ability.
Science never solves a problem without creating ten more.
Except during the nine months before he draws his first breath, no man manages his...
The truth is, hardly any of us have ethical energy enough for more than one...
I have not wasted my life trifling with literary fools in taverns, as Johnson did,...
The liar's punishment is not in the least that he is not believed, but that...
No man ever believes that the Bible means what it says: He is always convinced...
Two people getting together to write a book is like three people getting together to...
Most people do not pray; they only beg.
Reading made Don Quixote a gentleman, but believing what he read made him mad.
The best reformers the world has ever seen are those who commence on themselves
Newspapers are unable, seemingly to discriminate between a bicycle accident and the collapse of civilization
Property is organized robbery.
Every man over forty is a scoundrel.
I'm not a teacher: only a fellow-traveller of whom you asked the way. I pointed...
The only service a friend can really render is to keep your courage by holding...
There are no secrets better kept than the secrets everybody guesses.
Use your health, even to the point of wearing it out. That is what it...
The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.