George Bernard Shaw
A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.
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Men are wise in proportion, not to their experience, but to their capacity for experience.
Marriage is good enough for the lower classes: they have facilities for desertion that are denied to us.
Youth is a wonderful thing. What a crime to waste it on children.
Beauty is all very well at first sight but who ever looks at it when it has been in the house three days?
We have no more right to consume happiness without producing it than to consume wealth without producing it.
In a battle all you need to make you fight is a little hot blood and the knowledge that it's more dangerous to lose than to win.
If all the economists were laid end to end, they'd never reach a conclusion.
The love of economy is the root of all virtue.
Life does not cease to be funny when people die any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh.
Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
A good artist should be isolated. If he isn't isolated, something is wrong.
I know war as few other men now living know it, and nothing to me is more revolting. I have long advocated its complete abolition, as its very destructiveness on both friend and foe has rendered it useless as a method of settling international disputes.
Trust yourself, then you will know how to live.
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
Happy, happy Christmas, that can win us back to the delusions of our childhood days, recall to the old man the pleasures of his youth, and transport the traveler back to his own fireside and quiet home!
I'm working on bringing the instant film camera back as part of the future.
Success is not to be pursued it is to be attracted by the person you become.
Movies are my religion and God is my patron. I'm lucky enough to be in the position where I don't make movies to pay for my pool. When I make a movie, I want it to be everything to me like I would die for it.
Neither a man nor a crowd nor a nation can be trusted to act humanely or to think sanely under the influence of a great fear.
Trust no friend without faults, and love a woman, but no angel.