George-Bernard-Shaw-Quotes-and-Sayings-with-ImageGeorge Bernard Shaw was an Irish born British playwright, critic, man of letters, socialist pamphleteer and lecturer, and is said to be one of the most influential figures in modern literature. He is also the co founder of the London School of Economics.

Shaw was almost forty before he began to taste success from his writings and he continued to write until his death when he was ninety four years old. His works won him the Nobel Peace Prize for Literature in 1925, and an Academy Award in 1938. It is remarkable that he turned down all other awards, including the offer of a knighthood.

A lot of his plays and sayings dealt with social problems and problems of individual growth, using comedies to bring laughter as a means to clarity of thought, strength of purpose and healthier feeling.

Best George Bernard Shaw Quotes

From this man who had irregular education due to his dislike of any organized training we can learn some important lessons. Shaw has so many notable quotes and sayings that you can find wisdom and lessons. Here are some good famous quotes about George Bernard Shaw.

image-george-bernard-shaw-best-quotes-and-sayings

Yesterday is the past, tomorrow is the future, today is a gift – that’s why it’s called ‘the present’.
– George Bernard Shaw

picture-george-bernard-shaw-best-quotes

Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.
– George Bernard Shaw

picture-george-bernard-shaw-best-quotes-and-sayings

Alcohol is the anesthesia by which we endure the operation of life.
– George Bernard Shaw

george-bernard-shaw-best-quotes-and-sayings-with-picture

Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
– George Bernard Shaw

image-george-bernard-shaw-best-quotes

War does not decide who is right but who is left.
– George Bernard Shaw

george-bernard-shaw-best-quotes-with-image

Lack of money is the root of all evil.
– George Bernard Shaw

george-bernard-shaw-quotes-and-sayings-with-image

I learned long ago, never to wrestle with a pig. You get dirty, and besides, the pig likes it.
– George Bernard Shaw

image-george-bernard-shaw-quotes

If you can’t appreciate what you’ve got, you’d better get what you can appreciate.
– George Bernard Shaw

george-bernard-shaw-best-quotes-and-sayings-with-image

Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine and at last you create what you will.
– George Bernard Shaw

george-bernard-shaw-best-quotes-with-picture

A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
– George Bernard Shaw

Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
– George Bernard Shaw

Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
– George Bernard Shaw

People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.
– George Bernard Shaw

After all, the wrong road always leads somewhere.
– George Bernard Shaw

He who can, does. He who cannot, teaches.
– George Bernard Shaw

The man who writes about himself and his own time is the only man who writes about all people and all time.
– George Bernard Shaw

You don’t stop laughing when you grow old, you grow old when you stop laughing.
– George Bernard Shaw

There is no satisfaction in hanging a man who does not object to it.
– George Bernard Shaw

If you take too long in deciding what to do with your life, you’ll find you’ve done it.
– George Bernard Shaw

There is no sincerer love than the love of food.
– George Bernard Shaw

Motivational  Quotes by George Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw quotes will inspire you never to give up, and regardless of how many times you may seem to fail there is always room to begin afresh and one day you will eventually succeed.

quotes-and-sayings-by-george-bernard-shaw-with-image

The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.
– George Bernard Shaw

george-bernard-shaw-quotes-and-sayings-with-pictures

Just do what must be done. This may not be happiness, but it is greatness.
– George Bernard Shaw

image-george-bernard-shaw-quotes-and-sayings

We have no more right to consume happiness without producing it than to consume wealth without producing it.
– George Bernard Shaw

We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.
– George Bernard Shaw

Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time.
– George Bernard Shaw

Everything happens to everybody sooner or later if there is time enough.
– George Bernard Shaw

He who has never hoped can never despair.
– George Bernard Shaw

Beware of the man who does not return your blow: he neither forgives you nor allows you to forgive yourself.
– George Bernard Shaw

There is the eternal war between those who are in the world for what they can get out of it and those who are in the world to make it a better place for everybody to live in.
– George Bernard Shaw

Take care to get what you like, or you will be forced to like what you get.
– George Bernard Shaw

As long as I have a want, I have a reason for living. Satisfaction is death.
– George Bernard Shaw

Hatred is the coward’s revenge for being intimidated.
– George Bernard Shaw

We learn from experience that men never learn anything from experience.
– George Bernard Shaw

You have learnt something. That always feels at first as if you have lost something.
– George Bernard Shaw

Happy is the man who can make a living by his hobby.
– George Bernard Shaw

I am afraid we must make the world honest before we can honestly say to our children that honesty is the best policy.
– George Bernard Shaw

A lifetime of happiness! No man alive could bear it: it would be hell on earth.
– George Bernard Shaw

Success covers a multitude of blunders.
– George Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw Quotes and Sayings

Quotes by George Bernard Shaw urge the individual to continually strive to move forward because stagnation in personal growth is not really an option.

george-bernard-shaw-quotes-with-pictures

Do not do unto others as you would they should do unto you. Their tastes may not be the same.
– George Bernard Shaw

george-bernard-shaw-quotes-with-image

You will think less of the art, when you know the artist.
– George Bernard Shaw

There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart’s desire. The other is to gain it.
– George Bernard Shaw

The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.
– George Bernard Shaw

My way of joking is to tell the truth. It’s the funniest joke in the world.
– George Bernard Shaw

Criminals do not die by the hands of the law. They die by the hands of other men.
– George Bernard Shaw

Marriage is popular because it combines the maximum of temptation with the maximum of opportunity.
– George Bernard Shaw

My specialty is being right when other people are wrong.
– George Bernard Shaw

Life does not cease to be funny when people die any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh.
– George Bernard Shaw

Rich men without convictions are more dangerous in modern society than poor women without chastity.
– George Bernard Shaw

The more things a man is ashamed of, the more respectable he is.
– George Bernard Shaw

Common sense is instinct. Enough of it is Genius.
– George Bernard Shaw

The liar’s punishment is not in the least that he is not believed, but that he cannot believe anyone else.
– George Bernard Shaw

Marriage is an alliance entered into by a man who can’t sleep with the window shut, and a woman who can’t sleep with the window open.
– George Bernard Shaw

If you’re going to tell people the truth, you better make them laugh; otherwise they’ll kill you.
– George Bernard Shaw

There are no secrets better kept than the secrets everybody guesses.
– George Bernard Shaw

Dancing is a perpendicular expression of a horizontal desire.
– George Bernard Shaw

Silence is the most perfect expression of scorn.
– George Bernard Shaw

A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out.
– George Bernard Shaw

Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.
– George Bernard Shaw

A learned man is an idler who kills time by study.
– George Bernard Shaw

About rhuztom 89 Articles
Hello, I'm Rhuztom. I started blogging and writing 2 years ago and fortunately, still going. I love basketball, watching animes, reading and browsing memes and creating non-sense to not-so-cool images. Well, I hope you like my posts. Kanpai!
Loading Facebook Comments ...

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*


Current day month [email protected] *