The whole strength of England lies in the fact that the enormous majority of the English people are snobs.

-George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw

Money enables us to get what we want instead of what other people think we want.

George Bernard Shaw
Never repeat old grievances.
George Bernard Shaw

It is said that every people has the Government it deserves. It is more to the point that every Government has the electorate it deserves; for the orator of the front bench can edify or debauch an ignorant electorate at will.

George Bernard Shaw
The real pleasure of one's life is the devotion to a great objective of one's consideration.
George Bernard Shaw

All Artists are Anarchists.

George Bernard Shaw
Live in contact with dreams and you will get something of their charm: live in contact with facts and you will get something of their brutality. I wish I could find a country to live in where the facts were not brutal and the dreams not real.
George Bernard Shaw

The real Brahms is nothing more than a sentimental voluptuary. rather tiresomely addicted to dressing himself up as Handel or Beethoven and making a prolonged and intolerable noise.

George Bernard Shaw
It is not that I am so clever; it is that everyone else is so stupid.
George Bernard Shaw

I dislike feeling at home when I am abroad. George Bernard Sha

George Bernard Shaw
Reason enslaves all whose minds are not strong enough to master her.