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George Bernard Shaw
July 26, 1856 - November 2, 1950
Nationality: Irish
Category: Dramatist
Subcategory: Irish Dramatist

Old men are dangerous: it doesn't matter to them what is going to happen to the world.

    Topics: Age

A man who has no office to go, to I don't care who he is, is a trial of which you can have no conception.


Very few people can afford to be poor.


A veteran journalist has never had time to think twice before he writes.


Take care to get what you like or you will be forced to like what you get.


The worst sin toward our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them: that's the essence of inhumanity.


The first condition of progress is the removal of censorship.


The secret to success is to offend the greatest number of people.


You cannot be a hero without being a coward.


Americans adore me and will go on adoring me until I say something nice about them.


The liar's punishment is not in the least that he is not believed, but that he cannot believe anyone else.


Every person who has mastered a profession is a skeptic concerning it.


There is no subject on which more dangerous nonsense is talked and thought than marriage.


The trouble with her is that she lacks the power of conversation but not the power of speech.


She had lost the art of conversation but not, unfortunately, the power of speech.


It is the mark of a truly intelligent person to be moved by statistics.


We should all be obliged to appear before a board every five years and justify our existence... on pain of liquidation.


What we want is to see the child in pursuit of knowledge, and not knowledge in pursuit of the child.


A broken heart is a very pleasant complaint for a man in London if he has a comfortable income.


I enjoy convalescence. It is the part that makes the illness worth while.


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