William Pitt

William Pitt

British statesman
Before Santa and presents and shopping and all the attendant Christmas (stuff) got involved, this holiday was enshrined to commemorate a guy who got nailed to a tree for daring to tell people to be kind to one another. If you have two cloaks, He said, give one away. Remember those who have less than you, be charitable, be good, be merciful.More William Pitt quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Necessity is the plea for every infringement of human freedom. It is the argument of tyrants; it is the creed of slaves.More William Pitt quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Necessity is the plea for every infringement of human freedom. It is the argument of tyrants; it is the creed of slaves.More William Pitt quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Poverty, of course, is no disgrace, but it is damned annoying.More William Pitt quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Theoretical principals must sometimes give way for the sake of practical advantages.More William Pitt quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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