Category Archives: Quotations

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

“You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.” George Bernard Shaw

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“But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue?…

“But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all possible evils; for it is folly, vice, and madness, without tuition or restraint.”                         … Continue reading

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The perfect love affair is one which is conducted entirely by post

“The perfect love affair is one which is conducted entirely by post.” George Bernard Shaw

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“All publicity is…

“All publicity is good, except an obituary notice.”  Brendan Behan

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“I had a very h…

“I had a very happy childhood, which is unsuitable if you’re going to be an Irish writer.” Maeve Binchy

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“Imagination is…

“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

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“Without art, t…

“Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable.”  George Bernard Shaw

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I am a drinker …

“I am a drinker with writing problems.” Brendan Behan

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“Education is n…

“Education is not filling a bucket, but lighting a fire.” W. B. Yeats

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“The play was a…

“The play was a great success but the audience was a disaster.” – Oscar Wilde

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