Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.
George Bernard Shaw
More quotes by George Bernard Shaw
We have no more right to consume happiness without producing it than to consume wealth without producing it.
Censorship ends in logical completeness when nobody is allowed to read any books except the books that nobody reads.
More quotes about Wisdom
He hates chess. He says it is a foolish expedient for making idle people believe they are doing something clever when they are only wasting their time.
When many demons are struggling inside you, the one that you feed is the one that will become the strongest. You alone are responsible for what you feed.
The most fatal disease of friendship is gradual decay, or dislike hourly increased by causes too slender for complaint, and too numerous for removal.
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests, and mines, and stone quarries; and every man is a quotation from all his ancestors.
Our spontaneous action is always the best. You cannot, with your best deliberation and heed, come so close to any question as your spontaneous glance shall bring you.
There are minds so impatient of inferiority that their gratitude is a species of revenge, and they return benefits not because recompense is a pleasure for them, but because obligation is a pain.
When the water of a place is bad it is safest to drink none that has not been filtered through either the berry of a grape, or else a tub of malt. These are the most reliable filters yet invented.
Dharma is what the Buddha taught. It is the way of understanding and love-how to understand, how to love, how to make understanding and love into real things.