Do not do unto others as you would they should do unto you. Their tastes may not be the same.
George Bernard Shaw
More quotes by George Bernard Shaw
The American Constitution, one of the few modern political documents drawn up by men who were forced by the sternest circumstances to think out what they really had to face, instead of chopping logic in a university classroom.
More quotes about Life
At this very moment, you may be saying to yourself that you have any number of admirable qualities. You are a loyal friend, a caring person, someone who is smart, dependable, fun to be around. That’s wonderful, and I’m happy for you, but let me ask you this: are you being any of those things to yourself?
I’m beginning to understand myself. But it would have been great to be able to understand myself when I was 20 rather than when I was 82.
Pies, para que los quiero si tengo alas para volar. (“Feet, what do I need them for if I have wings to fly.”)
If money is your hope for independence, you will never have it. The only real security that a man can have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience and ability.
Instinct is probably the essence of past experience and knowledge stored up for later use. There are many, you know, who think that this life journey through the world is not the first one we have made. Haven’t you ever come across children who knew things that it was impossible for them to have learned? Have you ever gone to a place for the first time and felt sure that you had been there before? That’s one of the reasons I do not travel much.