Top 10 Quotes by George Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw

But whether the risks to which liberty exposes us are moral or physical our right to liberty involves the right to run them. A man who is not free to risk his neck as an aviator or his soul as a heretic is not free at all; and the right to liberty begins, not at the age of 21 years but 21 seconds.

George Bernard Shaw
I like flowers, I also like children, but I do not chop their heads off and keep them in bowls of water around the house.
George Bernard Shaw

Which painting in the National Gallery would I save if there was a fire? The one nearest the door of course.

George Bernard Shaw
We are compelled by the theory of God's already achieved perfection to make Him a devil as well as a god, because of the existenceof evil. The god of love, if omnipotent and omniscient, must be the god of cancer and epilepsy as well.... Whoever admits that anything living is evil must either believe that God is malignantly capable of creating evil, or else believe that God has made many mistakes in His attempts to make a perfect being.
George Bernard Shaw

Life would be tolerable but for its amusements. George Bernard

George Bernard Shaw
Happiness and Beauty are by-products.
George Bernard Shaw

The heretic is always better dead. And mortal eyes cannot distinguish the saint from the heretic.

George Bernard Shaw
Telling the truth is the funniest joke in the world.
George Bernard Shaw

Imagination is the beginning of creation.

George Bernard Shaw
There is no sincerer love than the love of food.