Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Lord Halifax
Lord Halifax.
BornEdward Frederick Lindley Wood
April 16, 1881
Devonshire, England
DiedDecember 23, 1959
York, England
British statesman. Viceroy of India 1926-1931. War Secretary 1935. Foreign Secretary 1938-1940. British Ambassador to the United States 1941-1946. Member of the House of Commons and House of Lords.

The repository contains three quotes from Lord Halifax.


They who are of the opinion that money will do everything may very well be expected to do everything for money.


The invisible thing called a good name is made up of the breadth of numbers that speak well of you.


Hope is generally a wrong guide, though it is very good company by the way.