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A fake fortuneteller can be tolerated. But an authentic soothsayer should be shot on sight. Cassandra did not get half the kicking around she deserved.

Shaw George Bernard


Questions are never indiscreet, answers sometimes are.

Shaw George Bernard


All of us should treasure his Oriental wisdom and his preaching of a Zen-like detachment, as exemplified by his constant reminder to clerks, tellers, or others who grew excited by his presence in their banks: "Just lie down on the floor and keep calm

Shaw George Bernard


Misery no longer loves company. Nowadays it insists on it.

Shaw George Bernard


I went into the business for the money, and the art grew out of it. If people are disillusioned by that remark, I can't help it. It's the truth.

Shaw George Bernard


Dying is easy. Comedy is difficult.

Shaw George Bernard


Poverty must have its satisfactions, else there would not be so many poor people.

Shaw George Bernard


The ripest fruit falls first.

Shaw George Bernard


It is annoying to be honest to no purpose.

Shaw George Bernard


In every hierarchy the cream rises until it sours.

Shaw George Bernard


To do two things at once is to do neither.

Shaw George Bernard


There is no sin but ignorance.

Shaw George Bernard





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