George Bernard Shaw
She had lost the art of conversation but not, unfortunately, the power of speech.
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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.
My passion for gardening may strike some as selfish, or merely an act of resignation in the face of overwhelming problems that beset the world. It is neither. I have found that each garden is just what Voltaire proposed in Candide: a microcosm of a just and beautiful society.
You balance the budget by restraining the growth of government and encouraging the growth of the private sector.
All the United States, it is a society that is split like to the bottom, that had very poor people in the country that is one of the wealthiest countries.
Every spiritual tradition has this idea of death and resurrection. It's not unique to Christianity.
Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening.
We know the past and its great events, the present in its multitudinous complications, chiefly through faith in the testimony of others.
Study after study confirms that even when you control for variables like profession, education, hours worked, age, marital status, and children, men still are compensated substantially more - even in professions, like nursing, dominated by women. No wonder there's a gender gap.
Now workers should have the right to join unions. But unions should not be forced upon workers. And unions should not have the power to take money our of their members' paychecks to buy the support of politicians that are favored by the union bosses.
I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but they whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves their conduct, will pursue their principles unto death.
I've seen firsthand that being president doesn't change who you are. It reveals who you are.