Stanley Baldwin

1867 - 1947

A Quote by Stanley Baldwin on justice, pain, saints, and stupidity

Just as the results of inebriety are most painful to the habitually sober, and just as the greatest saints have often been the greatest sinners, so, when the first class brain does something stupid, the stupidity of that occasion is colossal.

Stanley Baldwin (1867 - 1947)

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A Quote by Stanley Baldwin on intelligence

The intelligent are to the intelligentsia what a gentleman is to a gent.

Stanley Baldwin (1867 - 1947)

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A Quote by Stanley Baldwin on belief, courage, experience, patience, time, and vision

A statesman wants courage and a statesman wants vision; but believe me, after six months' experience, he wants first, second, third and all the time - patience.

Stanley Baldwin (1867 - 1947)

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A Quote by Stanley Baldwin on people and truth

A platitude is simply a truth repeated until people get tired of hearing it.

Stanley Baldwin (1867 - 1947)

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A Quote by Stanley Baldwin on death and war

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War would end if the dead could return.

Stanley Baldwin (1867 - 1947)

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A Quote by Stanley Baldwin on beginning, disillusionment, and idealism

The attainment of an ideal is often the beginning of a disillusion.

Stanley Baldwin (1867 - 1947)

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