George Bernard Shaw

1856 - 1950

A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on existence

I tell you that as long as I can conceive something better than myself I cannot be easy unless I am striving to bring it in to existence or clearing the way for it.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on people, sacrifice, and self-sacrifice

Self-sacrifice enables us to sacrifice other people without blushing.

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on silence

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Silence is the most perfect expression of scorn.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

Source: Back to Methuselah, 1921

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on danger, sincerity, and stupidity

It is dangerous to be sincere unless you are also stupid.

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on conversation, power, speech, and trouble

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

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on temptation and virtue

Virtue is insufficient temptation.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

Source: Man and Superman

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on life and listening

There are some experiences in life which should not be demanded twice from any man, and one of them is listening to the Brahms Requiem.

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on food and love

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There is no sincerer love than the love of food.

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on honor, life, and mistakes

A life spent in making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on beauty, generosity, health, honor, illness, money, strength, ugliness, weakness, and world

Money is the most important thing in the world. It represents health, strength, honor, generosity, and beauty as conspicuously as the want of it represents illness, weakness, disgrace, meanness, and ugliness.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

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