An election is a moral horror, as bad as a battle except for the blood; a mud bath for every soul concerned in it.
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw Quotes
Patriotism is a pernicious, psychopathic form of idiocy
Power does not corrupt men; fools, however, if they get into a position of power,...
He who has never hoped can never despair
Do not waste your time on Social Questions. What is the matter with the poor...
Democracy substitutes election by the incompetent many for appointment by the corrupt few.
The trouble with her is that she lacks the power of conversation but not the...
The great advantage of a hotel is that it is a refuge from home life.
The nations morals are like its teeth, the more decayed they are the more it...
A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of...
The seven deadly sins... food, clothing, firing, rent, taxes,respectability and children. Nothing can lift those...
The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.
My reputation grows with every failure.
People become attached to their burdens sometimes more than the burdens are attached to them.
If you must hold yourself up to your children as an object lesson, hold yourself...
Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.
She had lost the art of conversation but not, unfortunately, the power of speech.
Martyrdom is the only way a man can become famous without ability.
I would like to take you seriously, but to do so would be an affront...
There is nothing so irritating as somebody with less intelligence and more sense than we...
It takes an extraordinary intelligence to contemplate the obvious.