George Bernard Shaw
Nothing is ever done in this world until men are prepared to kill one another if it is not done.
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All great truths begin as blasphemies.
It's easier to replace a dead man than a good picture.
There is no subject on which more dangerous nonsense is talked and thought than marriage.
Marriage is popular because it combines the maximum of temptation with the maximum of opportunity.
Animals are my friends... and I don't eat my friends.
She had lost the art of conversation but not, unfortunately, the power of speech.
The art of government is the organisation of idolatry.
The secret to success is to offend the greatest number of people.
Beware of false knowledge it is more dangerous than ignorance.
Power does not corrupt men fools, however, if they get into a position of power, corrupt power.
It's sad, actually, because my anxiety keeps me from enjoying things as much as I should at this age.
Pray thee, spare, thyself at times: for it becomes a wise man sometimes to relax the high pressure of his attention to work.
If you cannot get rid of the family skeleton, you may as well make it dance.
I experience a period of frightening clarity in those moments when nature is so beautiful. I am no longer sure of myself, and the paintings appear as in a dream.
Freedom is fragile and must be protected. To sacrifice it, even as a temporary measure, is to betray it.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
I spend a lot of time reading.
We pardon to the extent that we love.
Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous.
There's something about music that encourages people to want to know more about the person that made it, and where it was recorded, what year it was done, what they were listening to, and all this kind of stuff. There's something that invites all this obsessive behavior.