George Bernard Shaw
Men are wise in proportion, not to their experience, but to their capacity for experience.
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We learn from experience that men never learn anything from experience.
A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.
Statistics show that of those who contract the habit of eating, very few survive.
If women were particular about men's characters, they would never get married at all.
What Englishman will give his mind to politics as long as he can afford to keep a motor car?
I dislike feeling at home when I am abroad.
Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine and at last you create what you will.
The love of economy is the root of all virtue.
If all the economists were laid end to end, they'd never reach a conclusion.
We have no more right to consume happiness without producing it than to consume wealth without producing it.
Happy the man, and happy he alone, He, who can call to-day his own He who, secure within, can say, To-morrow do thy worst, for I have lived today.
Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself.
Genius is eternal patience.
No one wants to die. Even people who want to go to heaven don't want to die to get there. And yet death is the destination we all share. No one has ever escaped it. And that is as it should be, because Death is very likely the single best invention of Life. It is Life's change agent. It clears out the old to make way for the new.
No great thing is created suddenly.
Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.
She had lost the art of conversation but not, unfortunately, the power of speech.
You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.
My strength is as the strength of ten, Because my heart is pure.
Most of what we call management consists of making it difficult for people to get their work done.