Lars Toomre

Some Personal Thoughts and Trivia

George Bernard Shaw on Brains and Beauty

Photograph of dancer Isadora Duncan

Isadora Duncan, dancer: You are the greatest brain in the world and I have the most beautiful body, so we ought to produce the most perfect child.

George Bernard Shaw: What if the child inherits my beauty and your brains?

Irish playwright and a co-founder of the London School of Economics (1856 - 1950)