William Pitt [1st Earl of Chatham]
William Pitt Quotes
''I cannot give them my confidence; pardon me, gentlemen, confidence is a plant of slow growth in an aged bosom: youth is the season of credulity.''William, Earl Of Pitt (1708-1778), British statesman. speech, Jan. 14, 1766, to House of Commons. Attacking the Rockingham ministry.
''There is something behind the throne greater than the King himself.''William, Earl Of Pitt (1708-1778), British statesman. Speech, March 2, 1770, to House of Lords.
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