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Alcohol is the anesthesia by which we endure the operation of life. ...
by George Bernard Shaw

Alcohol is the anesthesia by which we endure the operation of life.
- George Bernard Shaw

Write your Sad times in Sand,
Write your Good times in Stone.
- George Bernard Shaw PHOTO

We don't stop playing because we grow old;
we grow old because we stop playing.
- George Bernard Shaw PHOTO

When a thing is funny, search it for a hidden truth.
- George Bernard Shaw PHOTO

 

A happy family is but an earlier heaven.
- George Bernard Shaw PHOTO

You see things and you say, Why?
But I dream things that never were and say, Why not
- George Bernard Shaw

The golden rule is that there are no golden rules.
- George Bernard Shaw

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Beware of false knowledge;
it is more dangerous than ignorance.
- George Bernard Shaw

No man who is occupied in doing a very difficult thing,
and doing it very well, ever loses his self-respect.
- George Bernard Shaw

Progress is impossible without change,
and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
- George Bernard Shaw

Better keep yourself clean and bright;
you are the window through which
you must see the world.
- George Bernard Shaw

All great truths begin as blasphemies.
- George Bernard Shaw

The worst sin toward our fellow creatures
is not to hate them,
but to be indifferent to them:
that's the essence of inhumanity.
- George Bernard Shaw

Life isn't about finding yourself.
Life is about creating yourself.
- George Bernard Shaw

In this world there is always danger
for those who are afraid of it.
- George Bernard Shaw

The moment we want to believe something,
we suddenly see all the arguments for it,
and become blind to the arguments against it.
- George Bernard Shaw

People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are.
I don't believe in circumstances.
The people who get on in the 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

Life is no brief candle to me.
It is a sort of splendid torch
which I have got a hold of for the moment,
and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible
before handing it on to future generations.
- George Bernard Shaw

When a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of,
he always declares that it's his duty.
- George Bernard Shaw

People who say it cannot be done should not
interrupt those who are doing it.
- George Bernard Shaw

My way of joking is telling the truth;
that is the funniest joke in the world.
- George Bernard Shaw

A fashion is nothing but an induced epidemic.
- George Bernard Shaw

A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always
depend on the support of Paul.
- George Bernard Shaw

Do not do unto others
as you expect they should do unto you.
Their tastes may not be the same.
- George Bernard Shaw

A perpetual holiday is a good working definition of hell.
- George Bernard Shaw

A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable,
but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
- George Bernard Shaw

A veteran journalist has never had time to think twice before he writes.
- George Bernard Shaw

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.
- George Bernard Shaw

A man of great common sense and good taste -
meaning thereby a man without originality or moral courage.
- George Bernard Shaw

A little learning is a dangerous thing,
but we must take that risk because a little is as much
as our biggest heads can hold.
- George Bernard Shaw

Americans adore me and will go on adoring me until
I say something nice about them.
- George Bernard Shaw

A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly,
science into superstition, and art into pedantry.
Hence University education.
- George Bernard Shaw

An Englishman thinks he is moral when he is only uncomfortable.
- George Bernard Shaw

A man never tells you anything until you contradict him.
- George Bernard Shaw

A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out.
- George Bernard Shaw

A broken heart is a very pleasant complaint for a man
in London if he has a comfortable income.
- George Bernard Shaw

An election is a moral horror, as bad as a battle except for the blood;
a mud bath for every soul concerned in it.
- George Bernard Shaw

An asylum for the sane would be empty in America.
- George Bernard Shaw

All my life affection has been showered upon me,
and every forward step I have made has been taken in spite of it.
- George Bernard Shaw

Every form of addiction is bad,
no matter whether the narcotic
be alcohol or morphine or idealism.
- Carl Jung

I have taken more out of alcohol
than alcohol has taken out of me.
- Winston Churchill

There are six components of wellness:
proper weight and diet,
proper exercise, breaking the smoking habit,
control of alcohol, stress management and periodic exams.
- Kenneth H. Cooper

Part of treatment for drugs and alcohol is you abstain from these,
but with eating disorders you can't abstain from food
so the treatment is longer than drugs and alcohol.
- Carre Otis

But you can count the dead bodies from alcohol,
tobacco, and legal pharmaceuticals by the millions.
- Jack Herer

Alcohol is necessary for a man so that he can have
a good opinion of himself,
undisturbed be the facts.
- Finley Peter Dunne

Alcohol is like love.
The first kiss is magic, the second is intimate,
the third is routine.
After that you take the girl's clothes off.
- Raymond Chandler

I wish all teenagers can filter through songs instead
of turning to drugs and alcohol.
- Taylor Swift

My rule of life prescribed as an absolutely sacred rite
smoking cigars and also the drinking of alcohol
before, after and if need be during all meals
and in the intervals between them.
- Winston Churchill

I think your alcohol intake has to change.
You know, usually a big person feels they can drink
anything they want to and as much as they want to and I've cut that way back.
- Mike Ditka

The presidents of colleges have to have some courage to step forward.
You can't limit alcohol in college sports,
you have to get rid of it.
- Dean Smith

Kids are going to try drugs and alcohol;
that's part of society.
- Jamie Lee Curtis

Drugs and alcohol can be so destructive.
- Kyan Douglas

If they took all the drugs, nicotine,
alcohol and caffeine off the market for six days,
they'd have to bring out the tanks to control you.
- Dick Gregory

My second marriage had a lot to do with alcohol.
- Mercedes McCambridge

I work very hard to keep on an even keel as far as alcohol is concerned.
- Trisha Goddard

I hate the taste of alcohol.
When I'm drinking, I'm drinking Red Bull.
- Paris Hilton

There is more refreshment and stimulation in a nap,
even of the briefest, than in all the alcohol ever distilled.
- Ovid

If I go out to dinner with you and you order wine,
I leave.
I won't be around drugs and alcohol at all.
- Penn Jillette

I'm very serious about no alcohol, no drugs.
Life is too beautiful.
- Jim Carrey

No other human being, no woman, no poem or music,
book or painting can replace alcohol in its power to
give man the illusion of real creation.
- Marguerite Duras

Herb is the healing of a nation, alcohol is the destruction.
- Bob Marley

Alcohol is barren.
The words a man speaks in the night of drunkenness
fade like the darkness itself at the coming of day.
- Marguerite Duras

The good news is that parents are the leading influence
on kids' decision not to drink alcohol.
- Xavier Becerra

But when alcohol comes in, start running.
Because there's a demon there, and it goes back to her childhood.
- David Gest

I would never have discovered alcohol.
- David Strickland

A good margarita, a good red wine, I like expensive alcohol,
but not a lot of it.
I don't like to throw up.
- Denise Richards

When I have an idea, I turn down the flame,
as if it were a little alcohol stove,
as low as it will go.
Then it explodes and that is my idea.
- Ernest Hemingway

When I drank, I had a very different attitude towards my playing.
It was sloppier but I kind of liked it that way.
It was like the alcohol was telling my mind what to do.
- Mick Mars

Such lifestyle factors such as cigarette smoking,
excessive alcohol consumption, little physical activity
and low dietary calcium intake are risk factors for
osteoporosis as well as for many other non-communicable diseases.
- Gro Harlem Brundtland

I don't smoke marijuana anymore.
I don't drink.
Marijuana is a handicap.
So is alcohol.
Alcohol is a terrible handicap.
But in spite of being a handicap, it shouldn't be criminal.
- Gary Johnson

You got to realise that when I was 20 years old,
I had a house, a Mercedes, a Corvette and a million
dollars in the bank before I could buy alcohol legally.
- Dr. Dre


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