227 quotes found by George Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
George Bernard Shaw
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
life  art  # 491
George Bernard Shaw
Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
books  children  # 773
George Bernard Shaw
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?
inspirational  # 1041
George Bernard Shaw
Animals are my friends...and I don't eat my friends.
George Bernard Shaw
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
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
life  Creating  Finding  # 375288
George Bernard Shaw
Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
change  progress  impossible  # 375289
George Bernard Shaw
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
life  Useful  Honorable  # 375290
George Bernard Shaw
Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.
wisdom  knowledge  ignorance  # 375291
George Bernard Shaw
We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.
wisdom  future  past  # 375292
George Bernard Shaw
The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.
communication  Illusion  Problem  # 375293
George Bernard Shaw
There is no sincerer love than the love of food.
food  love  # 375294
George Bernard Shaw
Just do what must be done. This may not be happiness, but it is greatness.
Great  happiness  greatness  # 375295
George Bernard Shaw
Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine and at last you create what you will.
imagination  Imagine  Last  # 375296
George Bernard Shaw
If you can't get rid of the skeleton in your closet, you'd best teach it to dance.
funny  best  dance  # 375297