Quotes by Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman, 1903

The unconscious self is the real genius. Your breathing goes wrong the moment your conscious self meddles with it.

Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman, 1903

Other Great Authors

Too much liberty corrupts us all.


Imagine the Creator as a low comedian, and at once the world becomes explicable.

H. L. Mencken

Words are the physicians of the mind diseased.


Treat your friend as if he might become an enemy.

Publilius Syrus

A catherdral, a wave of storm, a dancer's leap, never turn out to be as high as we had hoped.

Marcel Proust

What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than tedious disease.

George Dennison Prentice »

Nothing happens by itself... it all will come your way, once you understand that you have to make it come your way, by your own exertions.

Ben Stein »