Quotes 1 till 5 of 5.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950+1
The more I see of the moneyed classes, the more I understand the guillotine.
Chech German-speaking writer 1883-19240
A belief is like a guillotine, just as heavy, just as light.
French writer and essayist 1913-19600
Absolute virtue is impossible and the republic of forgiveness leads, with implacable logic, to the republic of the guillotine.
American musician 1941-0
And if my thought-dreams could be seen, they'd probably put my head in a guillotine.
But it's alright, Ma, it's life, and life only.Source: Bringing It All Back Home (1965)
Clare Boothe Luce
American diplomat and writer 1903-19870
Communism is the opiate of the intellectuals [With] no cure except as a guillotine might be called a cure for dandruff.