A pessimist is a man who thinks everybody is as nasty as himself, and hates them for it.
The quality of a play is the quality of its ideas.
I try to follow his example, not to imitate him.
Some men see things as they are and ask why. Others dream things that never were and ask why not.
The great secret, Eliza, is not having bad manners or good manners or any other particular sort of manners, but having the same manner for all human souls: in short, behaving as if you were in Heaven, where there are no thirdclass carriages, and one soul is as good as another.
Besides, do any of us understand what we are doing? If we did, would we ever do it?
without good manners, human society would be intolerable and impossible
At present there is not a single credible established religion in the world.
Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
The best place to seek God is in a garden. You can dig for him there.