Democracy is a form of government that substitutes election by the incompetent many for appointment by the corrupt few.
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
Just do what must be done. This may not be happiness, but it is greatness.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a...
Martyrdom is the only way in which a man can become famous without ability.
We need men who can dream of things that never were, and ask why not.
It is most unwise for people in love to marry.
The test of a man or woman's breeding is how they behave in a quarrel.
An index is a great leveller.
A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out.
Nobel prize money is a life-belt thrown to a swimmer who has already reached the...
We must always think about things, and we must think about things as they are,...
We don't stop playing because we grow old; We grow old because we stop playing.
Human beings are the only animals of which I am thoroughly and cravenly afraid.
Youth is wasted on the young.
The worst sin toward our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be...
Property is organized robbery.
Martyrdom, sir, is what these people like; it is the only way in which a...
Youth is a wonderful thing. What a crime to waste it on children.
Common sense is instinct. Enough of it is genius.
Common sense is the best distributed thing in the world, for everyone thinks he is...
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.