We are made wise not by the recollections of our past, but by the responsibilities of the our future.
George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)
Contributed by: Zaady
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.
Do you think that the things people make fools of themselves about are any less real and true than the things they behave sensibly about?
Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all other countries because you were born in it.
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