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Sean O'Casey Quotes





All the world's a stage and most of us are desperately unrehearsed.
 

Every action of our lives touches on some chord that will vibrate in eternity.
 

I have found life an enjoyable, enchanting, active, and sometime terrifying experience, and I've enjoyed it completely. A lament in one ear, maybe, but always a song in the other.
[Active]
 

It's my rule never to lose me temper till it would be detrimental to keep it.
 

It's my rule never to lose my temper until it would be detrimental to keep it.
[Anger]
 

Joyce for all his devotion to his art, terrible in its austerity, was a lad born with a song on one side of him, a dance on the other; two gay guardian angels every human ought to have.
 

Money does not make you happy but it quiets the nerves.
 

No man is so old as to believe he cannot live one more year.
 

The hallway of every man's life is paced with pictures; pictures gay and pictures gloomy, all useful, for if we be wise, we can learn from them a richer and braver way to live.
 

The worlds a stage and most of us are desperately unrehearsed.
 

There is none to tell the rich to go on striving, for a rich man makes the law that hallows and hollows his own life.
 

There's no reason to bring religion into it. I think we ought to have as great a regard for religion as we can, so as to keep it out of as many things as possible.
[Religion]
 

Wealth often takes away chances from men as well as poverty. There is none to tell the rich to go on striving, for a rich man makes the law that hallows and hollows his own life.
 

You cannot put a rope around the neck of an idea: you cannot put an idea up against a barrack-square wall and riddle it with bullets: you cannot confine it in the strongest prison cell that your slaves could ever build.
[Ideas]