Arthur Balfour

Arthur Balfour

British statesman
I do not stare at a gentleman in distress.More Arthur Balfour quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The tyranny of majorities may be as bad as the tyranny of kings.More Arthur Balfour quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
He [A. J. Balfour] was eminently one of the Cole Porter school of famous men, who only fell to rise again. Picking himself up and brushing himself down became a minor art form, ruefully admired by his contemporaries.More Arthur Balfour quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Though the parallel is not complete, it is safe to say that science will never touch them unaided by its practical applications. Its wonders may be catalogued for purposes of education, they may be illustrated by arresting experiments, by numbers and magnitudes which startle or fatigue the imagination but they will form no familiar portion of the intellectual furniture of ordinary men unless they be connected, however remotely, with the conduct of ordinary life.More Arthur Balfour quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is unfortunate, considering enthusiasm moves the world, that so few enthusiasts can be trusted to speak the truthMore Arthur Balfour quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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