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George Bernard Shaw

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Biography - George Bernard Shaw:

Irish playwright critic and polemicis.
Born: 1856 - Died: 1950
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: United Kingdom
United Kingdom

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You are going to let the fear of poverty govern you life and your reward will be that you will eat, but you will not live.
George Bernard Shaw




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To live means to love, but above all, to love life.”
Blanche Pierson




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As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Faust: A Tragedy
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Man arrives a novice at every age of life.”
Nicolas Chamfort - Maximes et pensées
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A happy life, therefore, is one which is in accordance with its own nature.”
Seneca - De Vita Beata
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There is more to life than increasing its speed.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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Give every day the chance to become the most beautiful day of your life.”
Mark Twain - Quotation of uncertain origin
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My life is my message.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.”
Baltasar Gracian - The Art of Worldly Wisdom
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My trade and art is to live.”
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
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You can't live at all, unless you can live fully now.”
Alan Watts
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"Just living is not enough," said the butterfly, "one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower."”
Hans Christian Andersen
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To live without philosophizing is properly to have one's eyes closed and never attempt to open them.”
René Descartes - Principles of Philosophy
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While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die.”
Leonardo da Vinci
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Quotes for: to eat:



Quotes for: to eat

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One should eat to live, and not live to eat.”
Jean-Baptiste Poquelin, known as Molière - The Miser
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Man is what he eats.”
Ludwig Andreas Feuerbach
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One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.”
Virginia Woolf
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Overcoming poverty is not a gesture of charity. It is an act of justice.”
Nelson Mandela
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As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler solitude will not be solitude, poverty will not be poverty, nor weakness weakness.”
Henry David Thoreau
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Abundance makes me poor.”
Publius Ovidius Naso - Metamorphoses
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What I would say to the young men and women who are beset by hopelessness and doubt is that they should go and see what is being done on the ground to fight poverty, not like going to the zoo but to take action, to open their hearts and their consciences.”
Abbé Pierre
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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.”
George Bernard Shaw
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Nature never said to me: Do not be poor; still less did she say: Be rich; her cry to me was always: Be independent.”
Nicolas Chamfort
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Hegel was right when he said that we learn from history that man can never learn anything from history.”
George Bernard Shaw
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All great truths begin as blasphemies.”
George Bernard Shaw
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Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.”
George Bernard Shaw
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The best reformers the world has ever seen are those who commence on themselves.”
George Bernard Shaw
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Do not do unto others as you would that they should do unto you. Their tastes may be different.”
George Bernard Shaw - Man and Superman
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The golden rule is that there are no golden rules.”
George Bernard Shaw
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