Thursday, January 30, 2014

Well Said: Gentlemen, I am a Catholic ...

From my quote journal.
Gentlemen, I am a Catholic. As far as possible, I go to Mass every day. This [taking a rosary from his pocket] is a rosary. As far as possible, I kneel down and tell these beads every day. If you reject me on account of my religion, I shall thank God that He has spared me the indignity of being your representative.
Hilaire Belloc, 1906 speech in Salford
He won the election. I like his moxie.

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