Posts Tagged ‘George Bernard Shaw’

Quote of the day, May 13

May 13, 2017

George Bernard Shaw, on life

“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”

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Quote of the day, Feb. 28

February 28, 2015

George Bernard Shaw, on democracy

“Democracy is a form of government that substitutes election by the incompetent many for appointment by the corrupt few.”

Quote of the day, Sept. 5

September 5, 2014

George Bernard Shaw, on censorship (1911)

“Assassination is the extreme form of censorship.”

Quote of the day, June 16

June 16, 2014

George Bernard Shaw

“England and America are two countries separated by the same language.”

Quote of the day, May 24

May 24, 2014

George Bernard Shaw, on tolerance

“Though all society is founded on intolerance, all improvement is founded on tolerance.”

Quote of the day, Oct. 12

October 12, 2013

George Bernard Shaw, on communication

“The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.”

Quote of the day, June 4

June 4, 2013

George Bernard Shaw, on communication

“The single biggest problem with communication is the illusion that it has taken place.”

Quote of the day, May 20

May 20, 2012

George Bernard Shaw, on liberty

“Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.”

Quote of the day, Oct. 6

October 5, 2011

George Bernard Shaw, on censorship

“Censorship ends in logical completeness when nobody is allowed to read any books except the books that nobody reads.”

Quote of the day, June 19

June 19, 2011

George Bernard Shaw, on religion (1911)

“Religion is a great force — the only real motive force in the world; but what you fellows don’t understand is that you must get at a man through his own religion and not through yours.”