by George Bernard Shaw
Saint Joan Society and Class 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.
THE SOLDIER: "Well, what do they all amount to, these kings and captains and bishops and lawyers and such like? They just leave you in the ditch to bleed to death." (E.169)
In the soldier's view, the upper classes only use the lower ones for their own benefit. Can we see this sentiment reflected in today's society?