Quotes by: George Bernard Shaw
Democracy is a device that insures we shall be governed no better than we deserve.
The worst sin toward our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them: that's the essence of inhumanity.
Cruelty would be delicious if one could only find some sort of cruelty that didn't really hurt.
What we want is to see the child in pursuit of knowledge, and not knowledge in pursuit of the child.
The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want and if they can't find them, make them.
If a woman can, by careful selection of a father and nourishment of herself, produce a citizen with efficient senses, sound organs and a good digestion, she should clearly be secured a sufficient reward for that natural service to make her willing to undertake and repeat it.
Few people think more than two or three times a year; I have made an international reputation for myself by thinking once or twice a week.
Independence? That's middle class blasphemy. We are all dependent on one another, every soul of us on earth.
The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who have not got it.
The natural term of the affection of the human animal for its offspring is six years.
The only fundamental and possible socialism is the socialisation of the selective breeding of man.