'Go get you manned by Manning and new-manned By Newman and, mayhap, wise-manned to boot By Wiseman.'
What is wonderful about a university like LSE is that you not only receive teaching of very high quality, you also learn where to find the knowledge you are seeking. And you make unexpected discoveries;it was a Marxist professor who introduced me to the work of Cardinal Newman, a great master of English prose as well as theology.pierre trudeau
At dinner we talked of Newman, whose Dream of Gerontius Gladstone puts very high, so high that he speaks of it in the same breath with the Divina Commedia. At length he asked, "Which of his writings will be read in a hundred years?" "Well," said Henry Smith, "certainly his hymn, 'Lead kindly Light,' and 'The Parting of Friends,' the sermon he preached before leaving Littlemore." "I go further," said Gladstone. "I think all his parochial sermons will be read."M. E. Grant Duff
1 Kalki 23:49, 20 January 2009 (UTC) Just when things look darkest, they go black. ~ Paul Newman
1 Kalki 23:49, 20 January 2009 (UTC) People stay married because they want to, not because the doors are locked. ~ Paul Newman