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George Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) was a prolific Irish playwright who wrote more than sixty plays in his lifetime. Shaw's success didn't come easily, though; he struggled early in his career, penning several novels he couldn't get published, while depending on financial support from his mother. But by 1895, he was working as a literary, art, music, and theater critic for the Saturday Review and was writing his own scripts. Beginning with Caesar and Cleopatra in 1898, Shaw's skill as a playwright...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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