What a man believes may be ascertained, not from his creed, but from the assumptions on which he habitually acts.

-George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw

Statistics show that of those who contract the habit of eating, very few survive. George Bernard Sha

George Bernard Shaw
This is my father. Try what you can with him! He won't listen to me, because he remembers what a fool I was when I was a baby.
George Bernard Shaw

Martyrdom: The only way a man can become famous without ability. George Bernard

George Bernard Shaw
But to admire a strong person and to live under that strong person’s thumb are two different things.
George Bernard Shaw

An interesting play cannot in the nature of things mean anything but a play in which problems of conduct and character of personalimportance to the audience are raised and suggestively discussed.

George Bernard Shaw
That is what all poets do: they talk to themselves out loud; and the world overhears them. But it's horribly lonely not to hear someone else talk sometimes.
George Bernard Shaw

If I refuse to allow my leg to be amputated, its mortification and my death may prove that I was wrong; but if I let the leg go, nobody can ever prove that it would not have mortified had I been obstinate. Operation is therefore the safe side for the surgeon as well as the lucrative side.

George Bernard Shaw
Nothing makes a man so selfish as work.
George Bernard Shaw

Marriage is popular because it combines the maximum of temptation with the maximum of opportunity.

George Bernard Shaw
What is life but a series of inspired follies...