George Bernard ShawGeorge Bernard Shaw, (1856-1950) Irish comic dramatist

Famous George Bernard Shaw Quote

“A government which robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.”

George Bernard ShawGeorge Bernard Shaw
~ George Bernard Shaw

Ratings and Comments

john-douglas, nassau

And the support of the bureacrats whose job it is to facilitate the transaction.

Waffler, Smith, Arkansas

Americans are also the greatest taxpayers in the world. We have a civic spirit and pride in our country not found everywhere, and rightfully so, I might add.

jim k, austin

At this point, we have a few too many Pauls.

RKA, Wasilla, AK

Just like Jim said, we have a few too many Pauls. But unlike Bernard's Paul, the current Pauls are not dependable. We bailed out Goliath, not David.

E Archer, NYC

As far as I can tell, this is the entire premise of Obama's campaign.

RKA, Wasilla, AK

Hmmm, really?!?!?!?

ashley, saginaw, mi

my thoughts EXACTLY

JBP, Florida

true true true. Peter where are you? Oh, you go by Paul now.


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