The open mind never acts: when we have done our utmost to arrive at a reasonable conclusion, we still - must close our minds for the moment with a snap, and act dogmatically on our conclusions
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
The art of government is the organization of idolatry.
Few people think more than two or three times a year. I have made an...
We have no more right to consume happiness without producing it than to consume wealth...
Democracy substitutes election by the incompetent many for appointment by the corrupt few.
The ordinary man is an anarchist. He wants to do as he likes. He may...
The lack of money is the root of all evil.
Schools must not become the agencies through which propaganda advocated by any section of society...
Christianity might be a good thing if anyone ever tried it.
What is virtue but the Trade Unionism of the married?
When a man wants to murder a tiger he calls it sport; when a tiger...
The only secrets are the secrets that keep themselves.
You can easily find people who are ten times as rich at sixty as they...
Political necessities sometime turn out to be political mistakes.
An election is a moral horror, as bad as a battle except for the blood;...
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
The road to ignorance is paved with good editions
You cannot believe in honor until you have achieved it, better keep yourself clean and...
Martyrdom, sir, is what these people like; it is the only way in which a...
In the future everyone will be world-famous for fifteen minutes.
Music is a friend of labor for it lightens the task by refreshing the nerves...