The more things a man is ashamed of, the more respectable he is.
George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)
Source: Man and Superman (1903)
Contributed by: Zaady
We are made wise not by the recollections of our past, but by the responsibilities of the our future.
I am a sort of collector of religions: and the curious thing is that I find I can believe in them all.
Source: Major Barbara
I am a Millionaire. That is my religion.
My method is to take the utmost trouble to find the right thing to say, and then to say it with the utmost levity.
Source: Answers to Nine Questions
There are no secrets better kept than the secrets that everybody guesses.
Source: Mrs. Warren’s Profession, 1893
We are ashamed of everything that is real about us; ashamed of ourselves, of our relatives, of our incomes, of our accents, of our opinions,of our experience, just as we are ashamed of our naked skins.
Source: Man and Superman
It is clear that a novel cannot be too bad to be worth publishing. . . . It certainly is possible for a novel to be too good to be worth publishing.
Source: Plays Pleasant and Unpleasant (1898)
I often quote myself. It adds spice to my conversation.
Patriotism is a pernicious, psychopathic form of idiocy.
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