Wise and Otherwise
" No actor worth his salt has ever resisted the lure of the sacred purple."—Robert Speaight.
" Sudetenland is like a blasted boil on the back of a man's neck."—Heard in a pub.
"Heaven knows, fres cher, what sort of mess we are heading for."—"Priscilla in Paris" in The Tatler.
"This science (prehistoric archaeology) had . . disproved the ancient idea of the fall ' of man, demonstrating clearly that man had slowly arisen from savagery to civilisation."—Prof. V. Gordon Childe at the Freethinkers' Congress.
" There are many striking chronological coincidences which show that both the Czech and the Spanish problems are closely connected parts of the same plan."— Comment (Anti-Spanish Nationalist Propaganda. Sheet),