George Bernard Shaw

1856 - 1950

A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on religion

There is only one religion, though there are a hundred versions of it.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

Source: Plays Pleasant and Unpleasant (1898)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on originality and world

What the world calls originality is only an unaccustomed method of tickling it.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on boredom, children, and parenthood

If parents would only realize how they bore their children!

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on devil and good

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Is the devil to have all the passions as well as all the good tunes?

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

Source: Man and Superman (1903)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on beauty, civilization, facts, generosity, health, honor, money, nobility, people, strength, and world

The universal regard for money is the one hopeful fact in our civilization. Money is the most important thing in the world. It represents health, strength, honour, generosity and beauty. . . . Not the least of its virtues is that it destroys base people as certainly as it fortifies and dignifies noble people.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

Source: Major Barbara, 1905 Opinions and

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw

Except during the nine months before he draws his first breath, no man manages his affairs as well as a tree does.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on good, heaven, manners, secrets, and soul

The great secret is not having bad manners or good manners or having any other particular sort of manners, but having the same manner for all human souls; in short, behaving as if you were in Heaven, where there are no third class carriages and one soul is as good as another.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

Source: Pygmalion

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on marriage, opportunity, popularity, and temptation

Marriage is popular because it combines the maximum of temptation with the maximum of opportunity.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

Source: Man and Superman (1903)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on inspiration

Marry Ann; and at the end of a week you'll find no more inspiration in her than in a plate of muffins.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

Source: Man and Superman (1903)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on god

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What God hath joined together no man shall ever put asunder: God will take care of that.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

Source: Getting Married (1911)

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