Very few people can afford to be poor. George Bernard Sha

-George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw

The liar's punishment is not in the least that he is not believed, but that he cannot believe anyone else.

George Bernard Shaw
The most sublime courage I have ever witnessed has been among that class too poor to know they possessed it, and too humble for the world to discover it.
George Bernard Shaw

There is no sincerer love than the love of food.

George Bernard Shaw
Socialism never arises in the earlier phases of capitalism, as, for instance, among the pioneers of civilisation in a country where there is plenty of land available for private appropriation by the last comer.
George Bernard Shaw

Very nice sort of place, Oxford, I should think, for people that like that sort of place. They teach you to be a gentleman there. In the polytechnic they teach you to be an engineer or such like. See?

George Bernard Shaw
Any belief worth having must survive doubt
George Bernard Shaw

No man fully capable of his own language ever masters another.

George Bernard Shaw
Never repeat old grievances.
George Bernard Shaw

The lesson intended by an author is hardly ever the lesson the world chooses to learn from his book.

George Bernard Shaw
I find that socialism is often misunderstood by its least intelligent supporters and opponents to mean simply unrestrained indulgence of our natural propensity to heave bricks at respectable persons.