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Saint Joan

Saint Joan


by George Bernard Shaw

Saint Joan Admiration Quotes

How we cite our quotes: Citations follow this format: (Scene.Line). Every time a character talks counts as one line, even if what they say turns into a long monologue.

Quote #10

CHARLES: "If you could bring her back to life, they would burn her again within six months, for all their present adoration of her." (E.24)

Shaw wrote in his preface that this is the main reason he created the epilogue. He wanted to highlight his idea that the world may never be ready for saints.

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