Top 10 Quotes by George Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw

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

George Bernard Shaw
My schooling not only failed to teach me what it professed to be teaching, but prevented me from being educated to an extent which infuriates me when I think of all I might have learned at home by myself.
George Bernard Shaw

Gambling promises the poor what property performs for the rich-something for nothing.

George Bernard Shaw
I am afraid we must make the world honest before we can honestly say to our children that honesty is the best policy.
George Bernard Shaw

There is only one religion, though there are a hundred versions of it.

George Bernard Shaw
I want to be all used up when I die.
George Bernard Shaw

It is a curious sensation: the sort of pain that goes mercifully beyond our powers of feeling. When your heart is broken, your boats are burned: nothing matters any more. It is the end of happiness and the beginning of peace.

George Bernard Shaw
England and America are two countries separated by the same language.
George Bernard Shaw

Keep away from books and from men who get their ideas from books, and your own books will always be fresh.

George Bernard Shaw
The conversion of a savage to Christianity is the conversion of Christianity to savagery.