George Bernard Shaw was an extremely inspirational writer and historical figure, because no matter how many times he failed at writing, he kept trying until he found success. He stayed with his passion until he died in 1950 at the age of 94 – when he was working on yet another play.
Enjoy the best George Bernard Shaw Quotes
1. You see things; and you say “Why?” But I dream things that never were; and I say “Why not?”.
2. Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time.
3. Do not do unto others as you would that they should do unto you. Their tastes may not be the same.
4. All my life affection has been showered upon me, and every forward step I have made has been taken in spite of it.
2.Any person under the age of thirty, who, having any knowledge of the existing social order, is not a revolutionist, is an inferio
3.The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable man persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore, all progress depends on the unreasonable man.
4.Our laws make law impossible; our liberties destroy all freedom; our property is organized robbery; our morality an impudent hypocrisy; our wisdom is administered by inexperienced or mal-experienced dupes; our power wielded by cowards and weaklings; and our honour false in all its points. I am an enemy of the existing order for good reasons.
5.Money is the most important thing in the world. It represents health, strength, honor, generosity and beauty as conspicuously as the want of it represents illness, weakness, disgrace, meanness and ugliness.
6.I dread success. To have succeeded is to have finished one’s business on earth, like the male spider who is killed by the female the moment he has succeeded in courtship. I like a state of continual becoming, with a goal in front and not behind.
7.Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time.