A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
|Born||July 26, 1856|
George Bernard Shaw was an Irish playwright, essayist, novelist, short story writer and a co-founder of the London School of Economics. His main talent was for drama and he wrote more than 60 plays. He mainly wrote about social problems, education, marriage, religion, government, health care, and class privilege. He became an accomplished orator in the furtherance of its causes, which included gaining equal rights for men and women, alleviating abuses of the working class, rescinding private ownership of productive land, and promoting healthy lifestyles. He won Nobel Prize in Literature (1925) and Academy Award (1938) for Writing Adapted Screenplay.