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Chess is a foolish expedient

Chess is a foolish expedient for making idle people believe they are doing something very clever, when they are only wasting their time.
— George Bernard Shaw, The Irrational Knot (1905)

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Blog 46: Love & Anxiety-What lights you up?

What absolutely lights you up inside? By “lights you up”, I mean, fills you with passion, joy, and enthusiasm for more of this thing/person/situation. Do you know the answers to these questions? 991 more words

Cryptoquote Spoiler - 08/20/16

“We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.”   —   George Bernard Shaw

(But, in order to take responsibility for our future we need to… 14 more words


rob Peter to pay Paul

الحكومة التي تسرق(اموال) بيتر لتعطيها ل”باول” تستطيع دائما أن تعول على دعم “باول”. جورج برنارد شو، كاتب و فيلسوف بريطاني


Cafe 28. Nothing is ever accomplished by a reasonable man

The twenty-eighth gathering of TALK-ABOUT café church was on Tuesday 12th July 2016 in Esquires Coffee House. Sandie acted as host, and introduced Chris as the presenter. 754 more words


Review: Beyond Price – Summerhall, Edinburgh

First published in The Times, Saturday August 13 2016

Four Stars

The rumours are true: sometimes, when creating theatre, all you need is an empty space, a performer, and, if you’re lucky, an audience. 345 more words

Theatre Reviews

I am enclosing two tickets to the first night of my new play; bring a friend… if you have one

“I am enclosing two tickets to the first night of my new play; bring a friend… if you have one.”
— George Bernard Shaw, playwright (to Winston Churchill)

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