George Bernard Shaw
I never thought much of the courage of a lion tamer. Inside the cage he is at least safe from people.
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Martyrdom: The only way a man can become famous without ability.
Statistics show that of those who contract the habit of eating, very few survive.
A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education.
What we want is to see the child in pursuit of knowledge, and not knowledge in pursuit of the child.
Beware of false knowledge it is more dangerous than ignorance.
I am afraid we must make the world honest before we can honestly say to our children that honesty is the best policy.
We are the only real aristocracy in the world: the aristocracy of money.
Lack of money is the root of all evil.
Life would be tolerable but for its amusements.
Life does not cease to be funny when people die any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh.
Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.
The seat of knowledge is in the head of wisdom, in the heart. We are sure to judge wrong, if we do not feel right.
I want my music to do the explaining.
I am much more open to plural marriage than I was before, and I now support it in certain situations. I do believe it is right for some people. But our example in America today is gross abuse - I can't support it in fundamentalist compounds.
I bought a lot of rubbish things that kids buy: skateboards and clothes and typical teenage stuff. And, as soon as I could, I wasted a lot of money on cars - BMW's mostly - for myself and my family.
I fully support a national health care program for the U.S.
Man is the only animal that laughs and has a state legislature.
The idea of the sacred is quite simply one of the most conservative notions in any culture, because it seeks to turn other ideas - uncertainty, progress, change - into crimes.
Don't regret for the past Don't worry for the future All made by days and depend on present.
My mother gave me my drive but my father gave me my dreams.