The notion that the colonel need be a better man than the private is as confused as the notion that the keystone need be stronger than the coping stone.

-George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw

People who are hard, grasping and always ready to take advantage of their neighbors become very rich.

George Bernard Shaw
You can always tell an old soldier by the inside of his holsters and cartridge boxes. The young ones carry pistols and cartridges; the old ones, grub.
George Bernard Shaw

Money is indeed the most important thing in the world; and all sound and successful personal and national morality should have this fact for its basis.

George Bernard Shaw
Use your health, even to the point of wearing it out. That is what it is for. Spend all you have before you die; do not outlive yourself.
George Bernard Shaw

The buried truth germinates and breaks through to the light.

George Bernard Shaw
Money is a most important thing in the world.
George Bernard Shaw

A Native American elder once described his own inner struggles in this manner: Inside of me there are two dogs. One of the dogs is mean and evil. The other dog is good. The mean dog fights the good dog all the time. When asked which dog wins, he reflected for a moment and replied, The one I feed the most.

George Bernard Shaw
We are the only real aristocracy in the world: the aristocracy of money.
George Bernard Shaw

Science never solves a problem without creating ten more.

George Bernard Shaw
It is the inefficiency and sham of ... our schools ... that save us from being dashed on the rocks of false doctrine instead of drifting down the midstream of mere ignorance.