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George Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) was born into a lower-class family in Dublin, Ireland. During his childhood, he developed a love for the arts, especially music and literature. As a young man, he moved to London and found occasional work as a ghostwriter and pianist. Yet, his early literary career was littered with constant rejection. It wasn't until 1885 that he'd find steady work as a journalist. He continued writing plays and had his first commercial success with Arms and the Man in 1894....See more

Personality Profile For George Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw

The following is a personality profile of George Bernard Shaw based on his work.

George Bernard Shaw is unconventional, expressive and opinionated.

He is laid-back, he appreciates a relaxed pace in life. He is cautious of others as well: he is wary of other people's intentions and does not trust easily. But, George Bernard Shaw is also carefree: he does what he wants, disregarding rules and obligations.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for discovery.

Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him. He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done.

Writing style analyzed by IBM Watson

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