Irish dramatist & socialist (1856 - 1950)
You see things as they are and ask, 'Why' I dream things as they never were and ask, 'Why not'
Better keep yourself clean and bright you are the window through which you must see the world.
Life does not cease to be funny when people die any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh.
Reasonable people adapt themselves to the world. Unreasonable people attempt to adapt the world to themselves. All progress, therefore, depends on unreasonable people.
Few of us have vitality enough to make any of our instincts imperious.