George Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw

Quotes and Inspiration

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“Some men see things as they are and ask why. Others dream things that never were and ask why not.”
“Beware of false knowledge, it is more dangerous than ignorance.”
“Life is not meant to be easy my child, but take courage: it can be delightful.”
“People become attached to their burdens sometimes more than the burdens are attached to them.”
“Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”
“People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.”
“I know of only one duty, and that is to love.”
“Yesterday is the past, tomorrow is the future, today is a gift - that's why it's called the present.”
“A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.”
“He who can, does.”
“Don't wait for the right opportunity: create it.”
“The whole problem with the world is the fools and fanatics are always so sure of themselves, and wiser people are full of doubts.”
“A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out.”
“Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time.”
“The most tragic thing in the world is a man of genius who is not a man of honor.”
“Those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.”
“All great truths begin as blasphemies.”
“Just do what must be done. This may not be happiness but it is greatness.”
“We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.”
“Do not fight with pigs - you will be smeared in mud but the pig will like it.”
“We have no more right to consume happiness without producing it than to consume wealth without producing it.”
“Imagination is the beginning of creation.”
“The goal of an artist is to create the definitive work that cannot be surpassed.”
“You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.”
“Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.”
“The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.”

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