George Bernard Shaw

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Born Saturday 26 July 1856, died Thursday 2 November 1950

Occupation: Dramatist

Nationality: Irish

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We are the only real aristocracy in the world: the aristocracy of money.

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It's easier to replace a dead man than a good picture.

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When a man wants to murder a tiger he calls it sport; when a tiger wants to murder him he calls it ferocity.

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

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Until the men of action clear out the talkers we who have social consciences are at the mercy of those who have none.

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

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Marriage is good enough for the lower classes: they have facilities for desertion that are denied to us.

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The heretic is always better dead. And mortal eyes cannot distinguish the saint from the heretic.

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I am a Christian. That obliges me to be a Communist.

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A veteran journalist has never had time to think twice before he writes.

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Old men are dangerous: it doesn't matter to them what is going to happen to the world.

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One man that has a mind and knows it can always beat ten men who haven't and don't.

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There is no subject on which more dangerous nonsense is talked and thought than marriage.

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There are no secrets better kept than the secrets everybody guesses.

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The frontier between hell and heaven is only the difference between two ways of looking at things.

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If there was nothing wrong in the world there wouldn't be anything for us to do.

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You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.

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What is virtue but the Trade Unionism of the married?

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The natural term of the affection of the human animal for its offspring is six years.

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

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