June 13, 2012
Heroes: Benjamin Disraeli.
I cannot be silent. I have had to struggle against a storm of political hate and malice which few men ever experienced
--Young MP Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881), asking Robert Peel for a post in the Peel Ministry in an 1841 letter. Peel refused him.
Posted by JD Hull at June 13, 2012 11:01 PM