You see things; and you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say, 'Why not?'
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
It's so hard to know what to do when one wishes earnestly to do right.
(Democracy is a government) of the fools, for the fools, by the fools.
Democracy is a device that insures we shall be governed no better than we deserve.
An asylum for the sane would be empty in America.
People get nothing out of books but what they bring to them
What a man believes may be ascertained, not from his creed, but from the assumptions...
A broken heart is a very pleasant complaint for a man in London if he...
If you cannot get rid of the family skeleton, you may as well make it...
Hatred is the coward's revenge for being intimidated.
I think I should have no other mortal wants if I could always have plenty...
The man with a toothache thinks everyone happy whose teeth are sound. The poverty-stricken man...
Why should we take advice on sex from the pope? If he knows anything about...
The test of a man or woman's breeding is how they behave in a quarrel.
A happy family is but an earlier heaven
The faults of the burglar are the qualities of the financier.
I make a fortune from criticizing the policy of the government, and then hand it...
Choose silence of all virtues, for by it you hear other men's imperfections, and conceal...
Experience fails to teach where there is no desire to learn.
Memory is a way of holding on to the things you love, the things you...
It's better to be in love than to watch it.
It is not possible for one to teach others who cannot teach his own family.