About Arthur Balfour:
Arthur James Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour was a British Conservative politician who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from July 1902 to December 1905, and later Foreign Secretary.
He has only half learned the art of reading who has not added to it the more refined art of skipping and skimming.
I never forgive, but I always forget.
It is unfortunate, considering that enthusiasm moves the world, that so few enthusiasts can be trusted to speak the truth.
I thought Winston Churchill was a young man of promise, but it appears he is a young man of promises.
The General Strike has taught the working class more in four days than years of talking could have done.
Nothing matters very much, and few things matter at all.
Biography should be written by an acute enemy.