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


Have you ever seen an inchworm crawl up a leaf or a twig, and then, clinging to the very end, revolve in the air, feeling for something, to reach something That's like me. I am trying to find something out there beyond the place on which I have footing.

Albert P. Ryder

Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get--only with what you are expecting to give--which is everything.

Katharine Hepburn

People who treat other people as less than human must not be surprised when the bread they have cast on the waters comes floating back to them, poisoned.

James Arthur Baldwin

We are taught to be ashamed of confusion, anger, fear and sadness, and to me they are of equal value as happiness excitement and inspiration.

Alanis Morissette

Imagination was given man to compensate for what he is not, and a sense of humor to console him for what he is.

Author Unknown

Time is: Too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear.

Henry van Dyke »

Alas, I am dying beyond my means.

Oscar Wilde, as he sipped champagne on his deathbed »