George Bernard Shaw

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George Bernard Shaw ( 26/07/1856 –02/11/1950 ) was an Irish playwright and co-founder of the London School of Economics.  Although his first profitable writing was MUSIC & LITERARY CRITICISM, his main talent was for DRAMA, and he wrote more than 60 plays.  He was also an essayist, novelist and short story writer.  For a short time, he was active in local politics, serving on the LONDON COUNTY COUNCIL.  He is the only person to have been awarded both a Nobel Prize in Literature (1925) and an Oscar (1938), for his contributions to literature and for his work on the film PYGMALION respectively.



(1) Do not do unto others as you expect they should do to you.  Their tastes may not be the same.

(2) A life spent, making mistakes, is not only more honourable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.

(3) Beware of…

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