George Bernard Shaw
Hegel was right when he said that we learn from history that man can never learn anything from history.
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What we want is to see the child in pursuit of knowledge, and not knowledge in pursuit of the child.
The fickleness of the women I love is only equalled by the infernal constancy of the women who love me.
A perpetual holiday is a good working definition of hell.
Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory, beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue, and abiding love.
Miracles, in the sense of phenomena we cannot explain, surround us on every hand: life itself is the miracle of miracles.
Beauty is all very well at first sight but who ever looks at it when it has been in the house three days?
Democracy is a form of government that substitutes election by the incompetent many for appointment by the corrupt few.
An index is a great leveller.
It's easier to replace a dead man than a good picture.
Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all others because you were born in it.
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.
In Israel, a land lacking in natural resources, we learned to appreciate our greatest national advantage: our minds. Through creativity and innovation, we transformed barren deserts into flourishing fields and pioneered new frontiers in science and technology.
Every tyrant who has lived has believed in freedom for himself.
Much may be done in those little shreds and patches of time which every day produces, and which most men throw away.
Poverty entails fear and stress and sometimes depression. It meets a thousand petty humiliations and hardships. Climbing out of poverty by your own efforts that is something on which to pride yourself but poverty itself is romanticized by fools.
When it comes to gossip, I have to readily admit men are as guilty as women.
Everything family does is reflection on the other people.
The government solution to a problem is usually as bad as the problem.
In war, events of importance are the result of trivial causes.
The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead.