George Bernard Shaw - Page 4

Life would be tolerable but for its amusements.
– George Bernard Shaw

This is the true joy in life being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one.
– George Bernard Shaw

Life is a disease; and the only difference between one another is the stage of the disease at which he lives.
– George Bernard Shaw

Life is not meant to be easy, my child; but take courage it can be delightful.
– George Bernard Shaw

Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
– George Bernard Shaw

The harder I work the more I live.
– George Bernard Shaw

Success covers a multitude of blunders.
– George Bernard Shaw

When a thing is funny, search it for a hidden truth.
– George Bernard Shaw

I never resist temptation, because I have found that things that are bad for me do not tempt me.
– George Bernard Shaw

First love is only a little foolishness and a lot of curiosity.
– George Bernard Shaw

A perpetual holiday is a good working definition of hell.
– George Bernard Shaw

A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.
– George Bernard Shaw

Lack of money is the root of all evil.
– George Bernard Shaw

As long as I have a want, I have a reason for living. Satisfaction is death.
– George Bernard Shaw

You see things; and you say ‘Why?’ But I dream things that never were; and I say ‘Why not?’
– George Bernard Shaw

It is dangerous to be sincere unless you are also stupid.
– George Bernard Shaw

Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous.
– George Bernard Shaw

Virtue consists, not in abstaining from vice, but in not desiring it.
– George Bernard Shaw

Virtue is insufficient temptation.
– George Bernard Shaw

I look my age. It is the other people who look older than they are. What can you expect from people who eat corpses?
– George Bernard Shaw