1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein

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    Literature, the most seductive, the most deceiving, the most dangerous of professions.
    John Morley [1st Viscount Morley Of Blackburn] (1838–1923)

    Journey to Gethsemane, go and feel the tempter’s power;
    Your Redeemer’s conflict see, watch the anguish of this hour;
    Do not hide or turn away: learn from Jesus how to pray.
    —James Montgomery (1771–1854)

    This sort of thing may be tolerated by the French—but we are British, thank God.
    Bernard Law, 1st Viscount Montgomery Of Alamein Montgomery (1887–1976)