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\nGeorge Bernard Shaw



    Every man over forty is a scoundrel.

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    If all the economists were laid end to end, they'd never reach a conclusion.

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    A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.

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    Just do what must be done. This may not be happiness, but it is greatness.

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    It is the mark of a truly intelligent person to be moved by statistics.

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    Life does not cease to be funny when people die any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh.

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    First love is only a little foolishness and a lot of curiosity.

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    Love is a gross exaggeration of the difference between one person and everybody else.

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    Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous.

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    Baseball has the great advantage over cricket of being sooner ended.

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    Everything happens to everybody sooner or later if there is time enough.

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    We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.

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    Beauty is all very well at first sight; but who ever looks at it when it has been in the house three days?

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    A happy family is but an earlier heaven.

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    If you cannot get rid of the family skeleton, you may as well make it dance.

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    Animals are my friends... and I don't eat my friends.

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    Statistics show that of those who contract the habit of eating, very few survive.

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    There is no sincerer love than the love of food.

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    Home life is no more natural to us than a cage is natural to a cockatoo.

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    Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.

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    Parentage is a very important profession, but no test of fitness for it is ever imposed in the interest of the children.

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    Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all others because you were born in it.

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    Science never solves a problem without creating ten more.

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    Do not waste your time on Social Questions. What is the matter with the poor is Poverty; what is the matter with the rich is Uselessness.

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    I dislike feeling at home when I am abroad.

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    Clever and attractive women do not want to vote; they are willing to let men govern as long as they govern men.

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    If women were particular about men's characters, they would never get married at all.

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