Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous.
George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)
Contributed by: Zaady
A great devotee of the Gospel of Getting On.
Source: Mrs. Warren’s Profession, 1893
A man of great common sense and good taste, - meaning thereby a man without originality or moral courage.
Source: Notes, Julius Cæsar
An Englishman thinks he is moral when he is only uncomfortable.
Source: Man and Superman (1903)
Morality is suspecting other people of not being legally married.
Hell is full of musical amateurs: music is the brandy of the damned.
Source: Man and Superman, 1903
If there was nothing wrong in the world there wouldn't be anything for us to do.
A man who has no office to go to - I don't care who he is - is a trial of which you can have no conception.
Source: The Irrational Knot
It is well to be off with the Old Woman before you're on with the new.
Source: The Philanderer, 1893
There is only one religion, though there are a hundred versions of it.
Source: Plays Pleasant and Unpleasant (1898)
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