George Bernard Shaw
The love of economy is the root of all virtue.
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What Englishman will give his mind to politics as long as he can afford to keep a motor car?
An index is a great leveller.
The British soldier can stand up to anything except the British War Office.
Marriage is an alliance entered into by a man who can't sleep with the window shut, and a woman who can't sleep with the window open.
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 women were particular about men's characters, they would never get married at all.
Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous.
When I was young, I observed that nine out of ten things I did were failures. So I did ten times more work.
Use your health, even to the point of wearing it out. That is what it is for. Spend all you have before you die do not outlive yourself.
Science never solves a problem without creating ten more.
It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all.
I do not mind lying but I hate inaccuracy.
Everywhere is nowhere. When a person spends all his time in foreign travel, he ends by having many acquaintances, but no friends.
There's a loss of faith in the banking system that for so long has been the backbone of prosperity and growth.
You know who is against democracy in the Middle East? The husbands. They got used to their way of life. Now, the traditional way of life must change. Everybody must change. If you don't give equal rights to women, you can't progress.
Imagine if the pension funds and endowments that own much of the equity in our financial services companies demanded that those companies revisit the way mortgages were marketed to those without adequate skills to understand the products they were being sold. Management would have to change the way things were done.
A lot of us grow up and we grow out of the literal interpretation that we get when we're children, but we bear the scars all our life. Whether they're scars of beauty or scars of ugliness, it's pretty much in the eye of the beholder.
Sometimes the truth hurts. And sometimes it feels real good.
People need to start to think about the messages that they send in the movies.
Friendship with ones self is all important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.