Be like the sun and meadow, which are not in the least concerned about the coming winter.

-George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw

Both optimists and pessimists contribute to society. The optimist invents the aeroplane, the pessimist the parachute.

George Bernard Shaw
Most of my recent plays were written in the railway train between Hatfield and Kings Cross. I write anywhere, on the top of omnibuses or wherever I may be; it is all the same to me.
George Bernard Shaw

I learned long ago, never to wrestle with a pig. You get dirty, and besides, the pig likes it.

George Bernard Shaw
Changeable women are more endurable that monotonous ones; they are sometimes murdered but never deserted.
George Bernard Shaw

Every drunken skipper trusts to Providence. But one of the ways of Providence with drunken skippers is to run them on the rocks.

George Bernard Shaw
Have you ever met a man of good character where women are concerned?
George Bernard Shaw

Make money and the whole nation will conspire to call you a gentleman.

George Bernard Shaw
Money is indeed the most important thing in the world; and all sound and successful personal and national morality should have this fact for its basis.
George Bernard Shaw

In a stupid nation the man of genius becomes a god : everybody worships him and nobody does his will.

George Bernard Shaw
The fickleness of the women I love is only equalled by the infernal constancy of the women who love me.