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I have often looked at women and committed adultery in my heart.

Shaw George Bernard


The Least Successful Executions History has furnished us with two executioners worthy of attention. The first performed in Sydney in Australia. In 1803 three attempts were made to hang a Mr. Joseph Samuels. On the first two of these the rope snap

Shaw George Bernard


You tread upon my patience.

Shaw George Bernard


British education is probably the best in the world, if you can survive it. If you can't there is nothing left for you but the diplomatic corps.

Shaw George Bernard


Princeton's taste is sweet like a strawberry tart. Harvard's is a subtle taste, like whiskey, coffee, or tobacco. It may even be a bad habit, for all I know.

Shaw George Bernard


In "King Henry VI, Part II," Shakespeare has Dick Butcher suggest to his fellow anti-establishment rabble-rousers, "The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers." That action may be extreme but a similar sentiment was expressed by Thomas K. Co

Shaw George Bernard


There is no such thing as inner peace. There is only nervousness or death. Any attempt to prove otherwise constitutes unacceptable behaviour.

Shaw George Bernard


The very ink with which all history is written is merely fluid prejudice.

Shaw George Bernard


You know very well that whether you are on page one or page thirty depends on whether [the press] fear you. It is just as simple as that.

Shaw George Bernard


In the first place, God made idiots; this was for practice; then he made school boards.

Shaw George Bernard


of the time.

Shaw George Bernard


You can't run away forever, But there's nothing wrong with getting a good head start.

Shaw George Bernard





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And I suppose the little things are harder to get used to than the big ones. The big ones you get used to, you make up your mind to them. The little things come along unexpectedly, when you aren't thinking about them, aren't braced against them.
Zimmer Marion Bradley

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Shaw George Bernard
 
 
 
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