• A lifetime of happiness! No man alive could bear it; it would be hell on earth.
    A lifetime of happiness! No man alive could bear it; it would be hell on earth.
    ~ George Bernard Shaw
  • Gambling promises the poor what property performs for the rich: something for nothing.
    Gambling promises the poor what property performs for the rich: something for nothing.
    ~ George Bernard Shaw
  • One man that has a mind and knows it can always beat ten men who haven't and don't.
    One man that has a mind and knows it can always beat ten men who haven't and don't.
    ~ George Bernard Shaw
  • I never resist temptation, because I have found that things that are bad for me do not tempt me.
    I never resist temptation, because I have found that things that are bad for me do not tempt me.
    ~ George Bernard Shaw
  • Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
    Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
    ~ George Bernard Shaw
  • A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
    A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
    ~ George Bernard Shaw
  • Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine and at last you create what you will.
    Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine and at last you create what you will.
    ~ George Bernard Shaw
  • When I was young, I observed that nine out of ten things I did were failures. So I did ten times more work.
    When I was young, I observed that nine out of ten things I did were failures. So I did ten times more work.
    ~ George Bernard Shaw
  • The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can't find them, make them.

    The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can't find them, make them.

    ~ George Bernard Shaw
  • Do not waste your time on Social Questions. What is the matter with the poor is Poverty what is the matter with the rich is Uselessness.
    Do not waste your time on Social Questions. What is the matter with the poor is Poverty what is the matter with the rich is Uselessness.
    ~ George Bernard Shaw