My Favorite Quotes
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 Arthur Balfour - “I thought Winston Churchill was a young man of promise, but it appears he is a young man of promises.”
 Kirsty Balfour - “I knew I was ready for it, and I wasn't really put off going in the lane next to the world record holder. I tried to stick with her for as long as I could, but I'm very happy with silver.”
 Kirsty Balfour - “To get a medal in a world record race is just fantastic.”
 Arthur Balfour - “It is unfortunate, considering enthusiasm moves the world, that so few enthusiasts can be trusted to speak the truth”
 Arthur Balfour - “I have done nothing important or distinguished since we met except to win the handicap prize, worth 4 10- at North Berwick.”
 Arthur Balfour - “The General Strike has taught the working class more in four days than years of talking could have done.”
 Arthur Balfour - “Nothing matters very much, and few things matter at all”
 Arthur Balfour - “Defense of philosophic doubt.”
 Kirsty Balfour - “I knew it was going to be a scrap for third place. It's unbelievable. I'm so happy to be here with such a successful Scottish team. To get two medals is quite incredible. I couldn't see her, but I could the crowd. I was using the noise for me, to go a bit faster.”
 Arthur Balfour - “Frank All the faults of the age come from Christianity and journalism. Arthur Christianity, of course, but why journalism”
 Arthur Balfour - “Christianity naturally, but why journalism”
 A. J. Balfour - “Biography should be written by an acute enemy.”
 A. J. Balfour - “Enthusiasm moves the world.”
 A. J. Balfour - “I rather think of having a career of my own.”
 A. J. Balfour - “The energies of our system will decay, the glory of the sun will be dimmed, and the earth, tideless and inert, will no longer tolerate the race which has for a moment disturbed its solitude.”
 A. J. Balfour - “He A. J. Balfour was eminently one of the Cole Porter school of famous men, who only fell to rise again. Picking himself up and brushing himself down became a minor art form, ruefully admired by his contemporaries.”
 A. J. Balfour - “He has only half learned the art of reading who has not added to it the more refined art of skipping and skimming.”
 A. J. Balfour - “I do not know how it comes about, but if you sit opposite a man every day and you are engaged in fighting him, you cannot help getting a liking for him whether he deserves it or not.”
 Arthur James, Lord Balfour - “I thought he was a young man of promise but it appears he was a young man of promises.”
 Arthur James, Lord Balfour - “History does not repeat itself. Historians repeat each other.”
 Arthur James, Lord Balfour - “I never forgive, but I always forget.”
 Arthur James, Lord Balfour - “Nothing matters very much, and very few things matter at all.”
 Arthur James, Lord Balfour - “It has always been desirable to tell the truth, but seldom if ever necessary.”
 Francis Maitland Balfour - “The best thing to give to your enemy is forgiveness to an opponent, tolerance to a friend, your heart to your child, a good example to a father, deference to your mother, conduct that will make her proud of you to yourself, respect to all men, charity.”
 Clara L. Balfour - “What a desolate place would be a world without flowers. It would be a face without a smile a feast without a welcome. Are not flowers the stars of the earth Are not our stars the flowers of heaven”

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