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<p>Government</p>

Edited by Ned Sherrin and Alistair Beaton

in Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199570034
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191757631
Government

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The first requirement of a statesman is that he be dull.

Dean Acheson 1893–1971:

in Observer 21

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Subjects: Language Reference

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