“No diet will remove all the fat from your body because the brain is entirely fat. Without a brain, you might look good, but all you could do is run for public office.”
– George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw, known at his insistence simply as Bernard Shaw, was an Irish playwright, critic and polemicist whose influence on Western theatre, culture and politics extended from the 1880s to his death and beyond. Wikipedia
Born: July 26, 1856, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Died: November 2, 1950, Ayot St Lawrence, United Kingdom
Books: Three Plays for Puritans, The Perfect Wagnerite
Movies: My Fair Lady, Pygmalion, Caesar and Cleopatra
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
There are two tragedies in life. One is not to get your heart’s desire. The other is to get it.
Some men see things as they are and ask why. Others dream things that never were and ask why not.