George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) Irish - born English dramatist, novelist, critic

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Find enough clever things to say, and you're a prime minister; write them down and you're a Shakespeare. - George Bernard Shaw
Revolutions have never lightened the burden of tyranny; they have only shifted it to another shoulder. - George Bernard Shaw
The west wasn't won on salad. There is no sincerer love than the love of food. - George Bernard Shaw
You see things as they are and ask, 'Why?' I dream things as they never were and ask, 'Why not?' (Back to Methuselah) - George Bernard Shaw
Virtue consists, not in abstaining from vice, but in not desiring it. - George Bernard Shaw
Clever and attractive women do not want to vote; they are willing to let men govern as long as they govern men. - George Bernard Shaw
People become attached to their burdens sometimes more than the burdens are attached to them. (Family Affection) - George Bernard Shaw
Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory, beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue, and abiding love. - George Bernard Shaw
Capitalism has destroyed our belief in any effective power but that of self interest backed by force. - George Bernard Shaw