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The tragic hero prefers death to prudence. The comedian prefers playing tricks to winning. Only the villain really plays to win.
In the combined names of Social Intercourse, Meeting Interesting People, and Getting Out of a Rut, I have taken, in my time, some ...
But man, proud man,
Dressed in a little brief authority,
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Man, proud man,
Drest in a little brief authority,
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There is a disease to which plays as well as men become liable with advancing years. In men it is called doting, in plays dating. ...
It does not follow ... that the right to criticize Shakespeare involves the power of writing better plays. And in fact--do not be ...
Everyone has some tricks they can do, but each has his own way of doing them.
Today he plays jazz; tomorrow he betrays his country.
The form of act or thought mattered nothing. The hymns of David, the plays of Shakespeare, the metaphysics of Descartes, the crime ...
Shaw's plays are the price we pay for Shaw's prefaces.
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