George Bernard Shaw
A man of great common sense and good taste - meaning thereby a man without originality or moral courage.
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The great advantage of a hotel is that it is a refuge from home life.
Life does not cease to be funny when people die any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh.
Men have to do some awfully mean things to keep up their respectability.
Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous.
Nothing is ever done in this world until men are prepared to kill one another if it is not done.
A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.
Life levels all men. Death reveals the eminent.
A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education.
Perhaps the greatest social service that can be rendered by anybody to the country and to mankind is to bring up a family.
If women were particular about men's characters, they would never get married at all.
There is a concept which corrupts and upsets all others. I refer not to Evil, whose limited realm is that of ethics; I refer to the infinite.
There are a lot of things that are personally uncomfortable to show, especially me without makeup and completely bloated or crying. But I've realized that it's time for me to show my audience that you don't have to be perfect to achieve your dreams. Because nobody relates to being perfect.
Do not put such unlimited power into the hands of husbands. Remember all men would be tyrants if they could.
Doctors are men who prescribe medicines of which they know little, to cure diseases of which they know less in human beings of whom they know nothing.
I like women, but you can't always trust them. Some of them are big liars, like this one woman I met who had a dog. I asked her her dog's name and then I asked, 'Does he bite?' and she said, 'No.' And I said, 'So how does he eat?' Liar!
Boredom is... a vital problem for the moralist, since half the sins of mankind are caused by the fear of it.
Follow that will and that way which experience confirms to be your own.
The World is my country, all mankind are my brethren, and to do good is my religion.
I really think that there was a great advantage in many ways to being a woman. I think we are a lot better at personal relationships, and then have the capability obviously of telling it like it is when it's necessary.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.