George Bernard Shaw

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News Mail
Much-loved teacher retiresand recognising her contribution to Catholic Education and the lives of thousan
Much-loved teacher retires
News Mail / Posted 2 days ago
and recognising her contribution to Catholic Education and the lives of thousands of students, Mr Fox quoted the words of George Bernard Shaw, "I am of the opinion that my life belongs to the whole community, and as long as I live it is my... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Elgin Symphony Orchestra presents Charlie Chaplin’s City LightsLights was an instant success when released in January 1931.� Influential direc
Elgin Symphony Orchestra presents Charlie Chaplin’s City Lights
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Lights was an instant success when released in January 1931.� Influential directors like Orson Welles, Stanley Kubrick, George Bernard Shaw, and Woody Allen list City Lights as one of their favorite movies, and it is named one of the best films... Read more
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The Mercury News
Raiders and 49ers’ seasons hinge on executing their triangle offensesmanaging the way it all came together on game day. “The single biggest problem
Raiders and 49ers’ seasons hinge on executing their triangle offenses
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
managing the way it all came together on game day. “The single biggest problem in communication,” wrote playwright George Bernard Shaw, “is the illusion that it has taken place.” Teams in the NFL are good at sustaining that illusion. In... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
TIGHT ROPE WITH MODESTO P. SA-ONOYCatholicism. He eventually converted from the High Church of Anglicanism to Cat
TIGHT ROPE WITH MODESTO P. SA-ONOY
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
Catholicism. He eventually converted from the High Church of Anglicanism to Catholicism . According to Time Magazine, George Bernard Shaw considers Chesterton as his "friendly enemy" but recognized that Chesterton �was a man of colossal... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Wmtwis on the water or climbing a mountain. Most recently, Steve has discovered the
Wmtw
WMTW Portland / Posted 10 days ago
is on the water or climbing a mountain. Most recently, Steve has discovered the growing sport of Pickleball. He lives by the simple motto coined by George Bernard Shaw: “We don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playin... Read more
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Daily Record
Morris Museum exhibits work of teachers, studentsGeorge Bernard Shaw once wrote (rather cynically), “Those who can, do. Those wh
Morris Museum exhibits work of teachers, students
Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
George Bernard Shaw once wrote (rather cynically), “Those who can, do. Those who can’t, teach.” The Morris Museum currently is hosting an exhibition that puts the lie to Shaw’s statement by showing that teachers can – and do – produce art, besides... Read more
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The Irish Times
Culture Night: How to plan your adventurerooms of the centre, when the Pygmalion Bar was one household’s bustling kitche
Culture Night: How to plan your adventure
The Irish Times / Posted 10 days ago
rooms of the centre, when the Pygmalion Bar was one household’s bustling kitchen. And staying with things Pygmalion, when George Bernard Shaw died in November 1950, he left a third of his royalties to the National Gallery of Ireland, calling it... Read more
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Irish Central
The top ten worst Irish complimentsabout.” Comment aimed at a successful neighbor usually. “We’re a fair race. W
The top ten worst Irish compliments
Irish Central / Posted 13 days ago
about.” Comment aimed at a successful neighbor usually. “We’re a fair race. We never speak well of each other.” Writer George Bernard Shaw on his own people. “The problem with the Irish is when they are not drunk, they are sober.” Attributed... Read more
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This is West Country
West Somerset and Taunton Deane councils set to merge after voteof the meeting said the decision was the 'most important' in the council's hist
West Somerset and Taunton Deane councils set to merge after vote
This is West Country / Posted 17 days ago
of the meeting said the decision was the 'most important' in the council's history, summed up his thoughts by quoting George Bernard Shaw. "Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Harris Yulin, Kathleen Chalfant Perform 'Dear Elizabeth' At Guild Hallnot very interesting," he lamented. He recalled performing concert readings of
Harris Yulin, Kathleen Chalfant Perform 'Dear Elizabeth' At Guild Hall
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 18 days ago
not very interesting," he lamented. He recalled performing concert readings of “Don Juan in Hell,” the third act of the George Bernard Shaw play “Man and Superman,” at Guild Hall in 2005 and again last year. He’s toured it to large theaters and... Read more
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The Brown Daily Herald
Convocation speakers defend free expressionthe interdisciplinary spirit that he encouraged students to cultivate during th
Convocation speakers defend free expression
The Brown Daily Herald / Posted 19 days ago
the interdisciplinary spirit that he encouraged students to cultivate during their time at Brown. Drawing from a George Bernard Shaw quote, Campbell reiterated throughout his address the mantra of “imagine, desire, will and create” — a... Read more
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CNBC
Here are 3 ways to make sure your ideas get heard"You see things; and you say 'why?' But I dream of things that never were, and
Here are 3 ways to make sure your ideas get heard
CNBC / Posted 24 days ago
"You see things; and you say 'why?' But I dream of things that never were, and I say 'why not?'" — George Bernard Shaw Since it was launched in September 2012, digital news website Quartz has achieved immense growth, reaching millions of social... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
The Magic of the Musicalsstorytellers related the myth of Pygmalion, when a beautiful statue was turned
The Magic of the Musicals
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 24 days ago
storytellers related the myth of Pygmalion, when a beautiful statue was turned into a real woman. That was re-created by George Bernard Shaw 103 years ago. And in 1954, the team of Lerner and Lowe made it into My Fair Lady. My Fair Lady's... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ireland’s wittiest one-liners, from Oscar Wilde to Father Ted and Michael Collins!topping the poll with no fewer than 100 quotations. Writers, playwrights and po
Ireland’s wittiest one-liners, from Oscar Wilde to Father Ted and Michael Collins!
The Irish Times / Posted 26 days ago
topping the poll with no fewer than 100 quotations. Writers, playwrights and poets appear to be our wittiest grouping, with George Bernard Shaw and Brendan Behan also featuring extensively. Three quotations from Graham Linehan and Arthur Mathews in... Read more
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The Irish Times
Are you a literary lightweight or big hitter? Quiz answers and winner revealedJames Joyce 12. Quality Street 13. Ernest Hemingway 14. Sir Ranulph Fiennes
Are you a literary lightweight or big hitter? Quiz answers and winner revealed
The Irish Times / Posted 27 days ago
James Joyce 12. Quality Street 13. Ernest Hemingway 14. Sir Ranulph Fiennes 15. Oscar Wilde, James Joyce and George Bernard Shaw (one or all was accepted as correct) 16. Every Breath You Take 17. Ritual Magic 18. Her daughter... Read more
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The Irish Times
How can you help your child to make a difference?opinion that my life belongs to the whole community, and as long as I live it i
How can you help your child to make a difference?
The Irish Times / Posted 28 days ago
opinion that my life belongs to the whole community, and as long as I live it is my privilege to do for it whatever I can. George Bernard Shaw As a mental health professional I have always been a big advocate of supporting people in groups rather... Read more
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Irish Central
Celebrating “The Duchess Who Wasn’t” Day - the amazing tale of Margaret Wolfe HungerfordMiss Townsend of Derry House. Thomas Henry was quick to turn down the marriage
Celebrating “The Duchess Who Wasn’t” Day - the amazing tale of Margaret Wolfe Hungerford
Irish Central / Posted 29 days ago
Miss Townsend of Derry House. Thomas Henry was quick to turn down the marriage with Miss Townsend (who would later marry George Bernard Shaw) and his mother was left appalled when he went on to secretly marry his neighbor Margaret in London while... Read more

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