About William Pitt the Younger:
William Pitt the Younger is known as "the Younger" to distinguish him from his father, William Pitt the Elder, who had previously served as Prime Minister.
I know of no evil that ever existed, nor can imagine any evil to exist, worse than the tearing of seventy or eighty thousand persons every year from their own land.
Necessity is the plea for every infringement of human freedom. It is the argument of tyrants; it is the creed of slaves.
Necessity is the plea for every infringement on human rights. It is the argument of tyrants; it is the creed of slaves.