George Bernard Shaw

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George Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw

Reasonable people adapt themselves to the world. Unreasonable people attempt to adapt the world to themselves. All progress, therefore, depends on unreasonable people.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Dancing: The vertical expression of a horizontal desire legalized by music.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine and at last you create what you will.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
How can what an Englishman believes be hearsay? It is a contradiction in terms.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
We are all dependent on one another, every soul of us on earth.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who have not got it.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I never thought much of the courage of a lion tamer. Inside the cage he is at least safe from people.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I enjoy convalescence. It is the part that makes the illness worth while.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
An election is a moral horror, as bad as a battle except for the blood; a mud bath for every soul concerned in it.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The savage bows down to idols of wood and stone: the civilized man to idols of flesh and blood.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The doctor learns that if he gets ahead of the superstitions of his patients he is a ruined man; and the result is that he instinctively takes care not to get ahead of them.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
If all the economists were laid end to end, they would not reach a conclusion.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Clever and attractive women do not want to vote; they are willing to let men govern as long as they govern men.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The early Christian rules of life were not made to last, because the early Christians did not believe that the world itself was going to last.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The government who robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Censorship ends in logical completeness when nobody is allowed to read any books except the books nobody reads.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Our necessities are few, but our wants are endless.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The fact that a believer is happier than a skeptic is no more to the point than the fact that a drunken man is happier than a sober one. The happiness of credulity is a cheap and dangerous quality.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
We have not lost faith, but we have transferred it from God to the medical profession.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Life is a disease; and the only difference between one man and another is the stage of the disease at which he lives. You are always at the crisis: I am always in the convalescent stage.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The secret of forgiving everything is to understand nothing.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A lifetime of happiness? No man alive could bear it; it would be hell on earth.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
As long as I can conceive something better than myself I cannot be easy unless I am striving to bring it into existence or clearing the way for it.More George Bernard Shaw [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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