"Democracy is a form of government that substitutes election by the incompetent many for appointment by the corrupt few."
"A wise and frugal Government, which shall restrain men from injuring one another, which shall leave them otherwise free to regulate their own pursuits of industry and improvement, and shall not take from the mouth of labor the bread it has earned. This is the sum of good government, and this is necessary to close the circlue of our felicities."George Bernard Shaw on Thomas Jefferson
"The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter."George Bernard Shaw on Winston Churchill
"I hope we shall crush in its birth the aristocracy of our monied corporations which dare already to challenge our government to a trial by strength, and bid defiance to the laws of our country."George Bernard Shaw on Thomas Jefferson
"Government is not reason it is not eloquent it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master."George Bernard Shaw on George Washington
"Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil in its worst state, an intolerable one."George Bernard Shaw on Thomas Paine
"Every man over forty is a scoundrel."
"Marriage is an alliance entered into by a man who can't sleep with the window shut, and a woman who can't sleep with the window open."
"Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable."
"A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education."
"She had lost the art of conversation but not, unfortunately, the power of speech."