The savage bows down to idols of wood and stone: the civilized man, to idols of flesh and blood.

George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) British playwright and critic
The savage bows down to idols of wood and stone: the civilized man, to idols of flesh and blood. — Shaw, Man and Superman, “Maxims for Revolutionists: Idolatry” (1903)

 
Added on 20-Dec-10 | Last updated 20-Dec-10
Link to this post | No comments
More quotes by Shaw, George Bernard

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.