George Bernard Shaw
We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.
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The great advantage of a hotel is that it is a refuge from home life.
The perfect love affair is one which is conducted entirely by post.
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.
What Englishman will give his mind to politics as long as he can afford to keep a motor car?
Never fret for an only son, the idea of failure will never occur to him.
Nothing is ever done in this world until men are prepared to kill one another if it is not done.
You are going to let the fear of poverty govern you life and your reward will be that you will eat, but you will not live.
Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous.
Hell is full of musical amateurs.
Animals are my friends... and I don't eat my friends.
What is a television apparatus to man, who has only to shut his eyes to see the most inaccessible regions of the seen and the never seen, who has only to imagine in order to pierce through walls and cause all the planetary Baghdads of his dreams to rise from the dust.
I was told to avoid the business all together because of the rejection. People would say to me, 'Don't you want to have a normal job and a normal family?' I guess that would be good advice for some people, but I wanted to act.
All strangers and beggars are from Zeus, and a gift, though small, is precious.
The gambling known as business looks with austere disfavor upon the business known as gambling.
After a while of getting jerked around, you realize what the business is really made up of.
They keep the old business. We keep the ongoing business.
No place affords a more striking conviction of the vanity of human hopes than a public library.
Clouds symbolize the veils that shroud God.
In the morning its either you wash your face or wipe the eyes with your hand because water is never a guaranteed resource.
Imagination is not only the uniquely human capacity to envision that which is not, and therefore the fount of all invention and innovation. In its arguably most transformative and revelatory capacity, it is the power to that enables us to empathize with humans whose experiences we have never shared.