Sunday, February 27

The Sunday Quote

''Conservatives do not believe that the political struggle is the next important thing in life ..... The simplest of them prefer fox-hunting - the wisest religion.''

Lord Hailsham (1907-2001) The Case for Conservatism - 1947.

At a photocall when Lady Thatcher said to Lord Hailsham 'You should be on my right' the Conservative statesmen replied,
''That would be difficult''.

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