You can always tell an old soldier by the inside of his holsters and cartridge boxes. The young ones carry pistols and cartridges: the old ones, grub.
George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)
Source: Arms and the Man
Contributed by: Zaady
He who has nothing to assert has no style and can have none: he who has something to assert will go as far in power of style as its momentousness and his conviction will carry him
Source: Man and Superman, 1903
He who can, does. He who cannot, teaches.
Source: Man and Superman
My friend, when a man has anything to tell in this world, the difficulty is not to make him tell it, but to prevent him from telling it too often.
I never resist temptation, because I have found that things that are bad for me do not tempt me.
Source: The Apple Cart
What Englishman will give his mind to politics as long as he can afford to keep a motor car.
Source: The Apple Cart (1930)
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.
The more things a man is ashamed of, the more respectable he is.
Source: Man and Superman (1903)
We are made wise not by the recollections of our past, but by the responsibilities of the our future.
I am a sort of collector of religions: and the curious thing is that I find I can believe in them all.
Source: Major Barbara
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