George Savile

[Lord Halifax]

George Savile Quotes

  • ''Men are not hanged for stealing horses, but that horses may not be stolen.''
    George Savile, Lord Halifax (1633-1695), British statesman, author. repr. In Works, ed. Walter Raleigh (1912); also known as George Savile, Marquess of Halifax. "Of Punishment," Political, Moral, and Miscellaneous Thoughts and Reflections (1750).
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