Quotes & Asides

George Bernard Shaw's Birthplace, Dublin.

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I can’t understand it. I can’t even understand the people who can understand it. – Queen Juliana

—> What’s to understand?

None but a coward dares to boast that he has never known fear. – Ferdinand Foch

—-> To acknowledge fear is to conquer fear.

I have always felt that a politician is to be judged by the animosities he excites among his opponents. – Sir Winston Churchill

—> Else he’ll be in bed with all!

A perpetual holiday is a good working definition of hell. – George Bernard Shaw

—> Damn right!

What a blessing it would be if we could open and shut our ears as easily as we open and shut our eyes! – Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

—> Damn right!

Honest criticism is hard to take, particularly from a relative, a friend, an acquaintance, or a stranger. – Franklin P. Jones

—-> Ha! Ha! Ha!