Lessons in longevity from Nicholas Parsons  So much truth in this lovely article.
Fine writing here from via : a tribute to the late Nicholas Parsons that also makes the case for literal conservatism. Impressive to have assembled so many quotably good sentences in such a short time.
What an old radio pro could teach the Church of England |
Imagine how we would feel about the Church if there had been but one kindly but stern figure who had always been there... |
Nicholas Parsons was steadfast and majestic as the Queen: "they have both projected, above all else, ineffable calm" |
Nicholas Parson's refusal to change was his masterstroke |
It is always best when a genial, familiar old curmudgeon or two are dominating the benches of our institutions |