George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950) was a Nobel-Prize-winning Irish playwright…

George Bernard Shaw: unseen private pictures are to be made available online

'Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable' - George Bernard Shaw #art #quote #world

'Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable' - George Bernard Shaw #art #quote #world

“Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”  ― George Bernard Shaw

“Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” ― George Bernard Shaw

The fact that a believer is happier than a skeptic is no more to the point than the fact that a drunken man is happier than a sober one. The happiness of credulity is a cheap and dangerous quality - George Bernard Shaw

The fact that a believer is happier than a skeptic is no more to the point than the fact that a drunken man is happier than a sober one. The happiness of credulity is a cheap and dangerous quality - George Bernard Shaw

Once there was a time when all people believed in god and the church ruled. This time is called the dark ages. ~* George Bernard Shaw ** ~

Once there was a time when all people believed in god and the church ruled. This time is called the dark ages. ~* George Bernard Shaw ** ~

George Bernard Shaw's 'London' Hut Hidden at the bottom of Irish playwright Shaw's garden was a rotating hut, which he built himself and wrote in. The story goes he called it 'London', so that if somebody called for him, they could be told he was in London and it would be true! The hut was built to rotate so Shaw could move it from inside to be in the sunshine constantly while he worked. Sounds pretty good to us. Here he is pictured sitting in it in 1944. IMAGE: PA

Famous Writers' Retreats: The Rooms Where Classics Were Created

George Bernard Shaw's 'London' Hut Hidden at the bottom of Irish playwright Shaw's garden was a rotating hut, which he built himself and wrote in. The story goes he called it 'London', so that if somebody called for him, they could be told he was in London and it would be true! The hut was built to rotate so Shaw could move it from inside to be in the sunshine constantly while he worked. Sounds pretty good to us. Here he is pictured sitting in it in 1944. IMAGE: PA

"A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul." - George Bernard Shaw - Translation: Democrats will always get the food stamp/welfare vote.

"A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul." - George Bernard Shaw - Translation: Democrats will always get the food stamp/welfare vote.

"You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul." George Bernard Shaw

No 212 George Bernard Shaw

"You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul." George Bernard Shaw

Lots more George Bernard Shaw quotes on http://www.irelandcalling.ie/george-bernard-shaw-quotes

Lots more George Bernard Shaw quotes on http://www.irelandcalling.ie/george-bernard-shaw-quotes

The Irish have a way with language. They throw words around like they’re going out of style. In doing so they’ve provided countless phrases and sayings that have been quoted across the world. Discover witticisms from Ireland’s long list of great writers: Oscar Wilde, George Bernard Shaw, Jonathan Swift, James Joyce, W B Yeats, Brendan Behan … the list goes on.

The Irish have a way with language. They throw words around like they’re going out of style. In doing so they’ve provided countless phrases and sayings that have been quoted across the world. Discover witticisms from Ireland’s long list of great writers: Oscar Wilde, George Bernard Shaw, Jonathan Swift, James Joyce, W B Yeats, Brendan Behan … the list goes on.

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