The best Quotations


A pessimist is a man who thinks everybody is as nasty as himself.
- George Bernard Shaw

A government which robs peter to pay paul can always depend on the support of paul.
- George Bernard Shaw

A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out.
- George Bernard Shaw

A lifetime of happiness? no man alive could bear it; it would be hell on earth.
- George Bernard Shaw

The more i see of the moneyed classes, the more i understand the guillotine.
- George Bernard Shaw

A broken heart is a very pleasant complaint for a man in london if he has a comfortable income.
- George Bernard Shaw

A government that robs peter to pay paul can always depend upon the support of paul.
- George Bernard Shaw

A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
- George Bernard Shaw

A man of great common sense and good taste - meaning thereby a man without originality or moral courage.
- George Bernard Shaw

A man of my spiritual intensity does not eat corpses.
- George Bernard Shaw

A man who has no office to go to - i don't care who he is - is a trial of which you can have no conception.
- George Bernard Shaw

A man's interest in the world is only an overflow from his interest in himself.
- George Bernard Shaw

A miracle is an event which creates faith. that is the purpose and nature of miracles. frauds deceive. an event which creates faith does not deceive: therefore it is not a fraud, but a miracle.
- George Bernard Shaw

A nap, my friend, is a brief period of sleep which overtakes superannuated persons when they endeavor to entertain unwelcome visitors or to listen to scientific lectures.
- George Bernard Shaw

A perpendicular expression of a horizontal desire.
- George Bernard Shaw

A perpetual holiday is a good working definition of hell.
- George Bernard Shaw

All great truths begin as blasphemies.
- George Bernard Shaw

All problems are finally scientific problems.
- George Bernard Shaw

All professions are conspiracies against the laity.
- George Bernard Shaw

All progress is initiated by challenging current conceptions, and executed by supplanting existing institutions.
- George Bernard Shaw

All progress means war with society.
- George Bernard Shaw

All the sweetness of religion is conveyed to the world by the hands of story-tellers and image-makers. without their fictions the truths of religion would for the multitude be neither intelligible nor even apprehensible; and the prophets would prophesy and the teachers teach in vain.
- George Bernard Shaw

Americans adore me and will go on adoring me until i say something nice about them.
- George Bernard Shaw

An asylum for the sane would be empty in america.
- George Bernard Shaw

An election is a moral horror, as bad as a battle except for the blood; a mud bath for every soul concerned in it.
- George Bernard Shaw


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Quotation Only law can give us freedom. - writer
Quotation When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world. - writer
Quotation Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things. - writer
Quotation It is easy to replace man, and it will take no great time, when Nature has lapsed, to replace Nature. - writer
Quotation It is not I who become addicted, it is my body. - writer
Quotation No one can build his security upon the nobleness of another person. - writer