George Canning

George Canning

British Prime Minister in 1827, Minister of Foreign Affairs in 1807-09
Whene'er with haggard eyes I view This dungeon that I'm rotting in, I think of those companions true Who studied with me at the U- Niversity of Gottingen.More George Canning quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A steady patriot of the world alone, The friend of every country but his own.More George Canning quotes [09/26/2011 11:09:03]
Here's to the pilot that weathered the storm.More George Canning quotes [09/26/2011 11:09:13]
In matters of commerce the fault of the Dutch
Is offering too little and asking too much.
The French are with equal advantage content--
So we clap on Dutch bottoms just 20 per cent.More George Canning quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If hush'd the loud whirlwind that ruffled the deep,
The sky if no longer dark tempests deform;
When our perils are past shall our gratitude sleep?
No! Here's to the pilot that weather'd the storm!More George Canning quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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