Quotes of George Bernard Shaw

“ We need men who can dream of things that never were, and ask why not. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ A man of my spiritual intensity does not eat corpses. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ We need men who can dream of things that never were, and ask why not. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ Martyrdom... is the only way in which a man can become famous without ability. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ England and America are two countries separated by a common language. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ Americans adore me and will go on adoring me until I say something nice about them. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ The fact that a believer is happier than a skeptic is no more to the point than the fact that a drunken man is happier than a sober one. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ I often quote myself. It adds spice to my conversation. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ Criminals do not die by the hands of the law. They die by the hands of other men. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who have not got it. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ If you cannot get rid of the family skeleton, you may as well make it dance. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ Life does not cease to be funny when people die any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ Democracy is a device that ensures we shall be governed no better than we deserve. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ Democracy substitutes election by the incompetent many for appointment by the corrupt few. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ There are two tragedies in life. One is not to get your heart's desire. The other is to get it. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ You see things; and you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say, "Why not?" ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ Majesty: when a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of, he always declares it as his duty. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ When a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of, he always declares that it is his duty. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ If all economists were laid end to end, they would not reach a conclusion. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ England and America are two countries separated by a common language. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ The English have no respect for their language, and will not teach their children to speak it. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ We don't bother much about dress and manners in England, because as a nation we don't dress well and we've no manners. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ England and America are two countries separated by a common language. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ The English have no respect for their language, and will not teach their children to speak it. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ We don't bother much about dress and manners in England, because as a nation we don't dress well and we've no manners. ”

- George Bernard Shaw
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