Top 20 Quotes by George Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw

Nothing is more dreadful than a husband who keeps telling you everything he thinks, and always wants to know what you think.

George Bernard Shaw
An asylum for the sane would be empty in America. George Bernard Sha
George Bernard Shaw

The right to know is like the right to live. It is fundamental and unconditional in its assumption that knowledge, like life, is a desirable thing.

George Bernard Shaw
In truth , mankind cannot be saved from without, by schoolmasters or any other sort of masters: it can only be lamed and enslaved by them. It is said that if you wash a cat it will never again wash itself. This may or may not be true : what is certain is that if you teach a man anything he will never learn it; and if you cure him of a disease he will be unable to cure himself the next time it attacks him.
George Bernard Shaw

In gambling the many must lose in order that the few may win.

George Bernard Shaw
We learn from experience that men never learn anything from experience.
George Bernard Shaw

Never repeat old grievances.

George Bernard Shaw
Revolutionary moments attract those who are not good enough for established institutions as well as those who are too good for them.
George Bernard Shaw

Just as the liar 's punishment is, not in the least that he is not believed , but that he cannot believe any one else; so a guilty society can more easily be persuaded that any apparently innocent act is guilty than that any apparently guilty act is innocent.

George Bernard Shaw
A man without an address is a vagabond; a man with two addresses is a libertine.