George Canning

1770 - 1827

A Quote by George Canning

I give thee sixpence! I will see thee damned first.

George Canning (1770 - 1827)

Source: The Friend of Humanity and the Knife-Grinder.

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A Quote by George Canning on god

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Story! God bless you! I have none to tell, sir.

George Canning (1770 - 1827)

Source: The Friend of Humanity and the Knife-Grinder.

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A Quote by George Canning on romance

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So down thy hill, romantic Ashbourn, glides The Derby dilly, carrying three INSIDES.

George Canning (1770 - 1827)

Source: The Loves of the Triangles. Line 178.

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A Quote by George Canning

And finds, with keen, discriminating sight, Black 's not so black,-nor white so very white.

George Canning (1770 - 1827)

Source: New Morality.

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A Quote by George Canning on boldness, friendship, good, and heaven

Give me the avowed, the erect, the manly foe, Bold I can meet,-perhaps may turn his blow! But of all plagues, good Heaven, thy wrath can send, Save, save, oh save me from the candid friend!

George Canning (1770 - 1827)

Source: New Morality.

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A Quote by George Canning on balance, existence, and world

I called the New World into existence to redress the balance of the Old.

George Canning (1770 - 1827)

Source: The King's Message, Dec. 12, 1826.

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A Quote by George Canning

No, here 's to the pilot that weathered the storm!

George Canning (1770 - 1827)

Source: The Pilot That Weathered the Storm.

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