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George Bernard Shaw – Blaming your circumstances

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George Bernard ShawPeople are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don’t believe in circumstances. The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can’t find them, make them.

George Bernard Shaw   (1856-1950)

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George Bernard Shaw – Organization of idolatry in government

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George Bernard ShawThe art of government is the organization of idolatry. The bureaucracy consists of functionaries; the aristocracy, of idols; the democracy, of idolaters. The populace cannot understand the bureaucracy: it can only worship the national idols.

George Bernard Shaw   (1856-1950)
Man and Superman

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George Bernard Shaw – Desire and strong interest in believing

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George Bernard ShawThere is no harder scientific fact in the world than the fact that belief can be produced in practically unlimited quantity and intensity, without observation or reasoning, and even in defiance of both, by the simple desire to believe founded on a strong interest in believing.

George Bernard Shaw   (1856-1950)
The Doctor’s Dilema

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