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Mrs. Warren’s Profession

People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don’t believe in circumstances. The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can’t find them, make them.
Mrs. Warren’s Profession, Act 2, George Bernard Shaw

The only way for a woman to provide for herself decently is for her to be good to some man that can afford to be good to her.
Mrs. Warren’s Profession, Act 2, George Bernard Shaw

There are no secrets better kept than the secrets that everybody guesses.
Mrs. Warren’s Profession, Act 3, George Bernard Shaw

A great devotee of the Gospel of Getting On.
Mrs. Warren’s Profession, Act 4, George Bernard Shaw