George Bernard Shaw

1856 - 1950

A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on dance and family

If you cannot get rid of the family skeleton, you may as well make it dance.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on fear

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Has fear ever held a man back from anything he really wanted?

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on constancy, love, and women

The fickleness of the women I love is only equaled by the the infernal constancy of the women who love me.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

Source: The Philanderers (1893)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on flattery and worth

What really flatters a man is that you think him worth flattering.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

Source: John Bull’s Other Island

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on liberty, men, and responsibility

Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

Source: Maxims for Revolutionists

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on jobs

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Gardening is the only unquestionably useful job.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on disease

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All sorts of bodily diseases are produced by half used minds.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on manners and nations

We don't bother much about dress and manners in England, because as a nation we don't dress well and we've got no manners.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

Source: You Can Never Tell, 1898

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on duty and stupidity

When a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of, he always declares that it is his duty.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

Source: Cæsar and Cleopatra

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw

If all economists were laid end to end, they would not reach a conclusion.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

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