“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” ~ George Bernard Shaw (July 26, 1856 to November 2, 1950)
Shaw was an Irish playwright and author. According to Wikipedia, he was the “only person to have been awarded a Nobel Prize for Literature (1925) (for contributions to literature) and an Oscar (1938) (for work on the film ‘Pygmalion’, based on his play).” Shaw was a Socialist.
[Quotation verified through use of ThinkExist.com, accessed September 26, 2010. Source of dates and biographical information: Wikipedia, accessed August 10, 2010].
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