The man who listens to Reason is lost; Reason enslaves all whose minds are not strong enough to master her.
George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)
Source: Man and Superman (1903)
Contributed by: Zaady
We must always think about things, and we must think about things as they are, not as they are said to be.
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.
Source: Man and Superman
The more things a man is ashamed of, the more respectable he is.
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
Patriotism is a pernicious, psychopathic form of idiocy.
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