Quotes by: George Bernard Shaw
He knows nothing and thinks he knows everything. That points clearly to a political career.
What is the use of writing plays, what is the use of writing anything, if there is not a will which finally moulds chaos itself into a race of gods.
Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine and at last you create what you will.
You see things; and you say 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?'
The man who writes about himself and his own time is the only man who writes about all people and about all time.
Clever and attractive women do not want to vote; they are willing to let men govern as long as they govern men.
If I were a woman, I'd simply refuse to speak to any man or do anything for men until I'd got the vote.
Caesar was a man of great common sense and good taste, meaning thereby a man without originality or moral courage.
You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.
Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time.
Reading made Don Quixote a gentleman, but believing what he read made him mad.
Marriage is popular because it combines the maximum of temptation with the maximum of opportunity.
If you leave the smallest corner of your head vacant for a moment, other people's opinions will rush in from all quarters.
A man who has no office to go, to I don't care who he is, is a trial of which you can have no conception.
A little learning is a dangerous thing, but we must take that risk because a little is as much as our biggest heads can hold.