Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Few speeches which have produced an electrical effect on an audience can bear the colourless photography of a printed record.
5th Earl Rosebery, Archibald Philip Primrose
Archibald Philip Primrose, 5th Earl Rosebery (1847-1929), British Liberal politician, prime minister. The Life of William Pitt, ch. 13 (1891).
Rosebery himself was an effective and distinguished orator.