William Lamb Melbourne - Quotes

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Neither man nor woman can be worth anything until they have discovered that they are fools. ---->>>

It is safest to take the unpopular side in the first instance. Transit from the unpopular is easy... but from the popular to the unpopular is so steep and rugged that it is impossible to maintain it. ---->>>

What I want is men who will support me when I am in the wrong. ---->>>


William Lamb Melbourne profile (william-lamb-melbourne.jpg)
Nationality: British
Born: March 15, 1779
Die: November 24, 1848
Occupation: Politician

William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne, PC, FRS (15 March 1779 – 24 November 1848), usually addressed as Lord Melbourne, was a British Whig statesman who served as Home Secretary (1830–1834) and Prime Minister (1834 and 1835–1841). He is best known for his intense and successful mentoring of Queen Victoria, at ages 18–21, in the ways of politics (wikipedia)