Nothing is ever done in this world until men are prepared to kill one another if it is not done.
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw Quotes
Political necessities sometime turn out to be political mistakes.
Some look at things that are, and ask why. I dream of things that never...
The man with a toothache thinks everyone happy whose teeth are sound. The poverty-stricken man...
We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility...
Very few people can afford to be poor.
The secret to success is to offend the greatest number of people.
If parents would only realize how they bore their children!
A lifetime of happiness! No man alive could bear it: it would be hell on...
There are no secrets better kept than the secrets everybody guesses.
Manners are more important than laws and upon them, to a great deal, the law...
I have to live for others and not for myself: that's middle-class morality.
We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.
Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which...
Hatred is the coward's revenge for being intimidated.
You can always tell an old soldier by the inside of his holsters and cartridge...
The lack of money is the root of all evil.
The things most people want to know about are usually none of their business.
Capitalism justified itself and was adopted as an economic principle on the express ground that...
While the miser is merely a capitalist gone mad, the capitalist is a rational miser
If I had to give a definition of capitalism I would say: the process whereby...