Robert Walpole

Robert Walpole

Earl of Oxford, the Whig leader, who is considered the first Prime Minister of Great Britain
Let sleeping dogs lie.More Robert Walpole quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I happened to be one of those who thought all these expenses necessary, and I had the good fortune to have the majority of both houses of Parliament on my side.More Robert Walpole quotes [07/16/2011 05:07:46]
But I must think that an address to his majesty to remove one of his servants, without so much as alleging any particular crime against him, is one of the greatest encroachments that was ever made upon the prerogatives of the crown.More Robert Walpole quotes [07/16/2011 05:07:09]
I have lived long enough in the world, Sir, . . . to know that the safety of a minister lies in his having the approbation of this House. Former ministers, Sir, neglected this, and therefore they fell; I have always made it my first study to obtain it...More Robert Walpole quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Gentlemen have talked a great deal of patriotism. A venerable word, when duly practised.More Robert Walpole quotes [07/16/2011 05:07:13]

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