William Pitt - Quotes

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Unlimited power corrupts the possessor.

Unlimited power corrupts the possessor.

Unlimited power is apt to corrupt the minds of those who posses it; and this I know, my lords: that where law ends, tyranny begins. ---->>>

Don't talk to me about a man's being able to talk sense; everyone can talk sense. Can he talk nonsense? ---->>>

If I were an American, as I am an Englishman, while a foreign troop was landed in my country, I never would lay down my arms never never never!

If I were an American, as I am an Englishman, while a foreign troop was landed in my country, I never would lay down my arms never never never!

Confidence is a plant of slow growth in an aged heart. ---->>>

The press is like the air, a chartered libertine. ---->>>

Theoretical principals must sometimes give way for the sake of practical advantages. ---->>>

Poverty of course is no disgrace, but it is damned annoying. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: British
Born: May 28, 1759
Birthplace:
Die: 06-21, 2015
Occupation: Leader
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