The sacrifices of friendship were beautiful in her eyes as long as she was not asked to make them.
A little inaccuracy sometimes saves tons of explanation.
Great Socialist statesmen aren't made, they're still-born.
Children with Hyacinth's temperament don't know better as they grow older; they merely know more.
We all know that Prime Ministers are wedded to the truth, but like other wedded couples they sometimes live apart.
No one has ever said it, but how painfully true it is that the poor have us always with them.
He spends his life explaining from his pulpit that the glory of Christianity consists in the fact that though it is not true it has been found necessary to invent it.
Poverty keeps together more homes than it breaks up.