Top 10 Quotes by George Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw

If all you are going to do in life are the things that are convenient and comfortable, the great things never get done.

George Bernard Shaw
The art of government is the organisation of idolatry. George Bernard Sha
George Bernard Shaw

The worst sin toward our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them: that's the essence of inhumanity.

George Bernard Shaw
It is necessary for the welfare of society that genius should be privileged to utter sedition, to blaspheme, to outrage good taste, to corrupt the youthful mind, and generally to scandalize one's uncles.
George Bernard Shaw

Revolutions have never lightened the burden of tyranny; they have only shifted it to another shoulder.

George Bernard Shaw
I am giving you examples of the fact that this creature man, who in his own selfish affairs is a coward to the backbone, will fight for an idea like a hero. . . . I tell you, gentlemen, if you can shew a man a piece of what he now calls God's work to do, and what he will later call by many new names, you can make him entirely reckless of the consequences to himself personally.
George Bernard Shaw

Our necessities are few, but our wants are endless.

George Bernard Shaw
In the arts of peace Man is a bungler.
George Bernard Shaw

The pianoforte is the most important of all musical instruments; its invention was to music what the invention of printing was to poetry.

George Bernard Shaw
What is life but a series of inspired follies? The difficulty is to find them to do. Never lose a chance: it doesn’t come every day.