All ambitions are lawful except those which climb upwards on the
miseries or credulities of mankind. 234
- Sir William Neil pseudonym Cassandra Connor
Some Reminiscences, preface. English journalist, a columnist with the Daily
Mirror from 1935 until his death.
'None can usurp this height,'returned that shade, 'But those to whom
the miseries of the world Are misery, and
will not let them rest.'
'The Fall of Hyperion', l.147^9. (Published1856.)
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