A resolution to attend theatres or operas is an absolute disqualification for Holy Orders.
Quoted in Stuart Dodgson Collingwood, The Life and Letters of Lewis Carroll (1898), p.74
Is it on your grandmother’s or grandfather’s side that you are descended from an ape?Samuel Wilberforce
Shabby, word-eating, pocket-picketing, sacrilegious villains.Samuel Wilberforce
Modern liberalism: a heartless steam engine.Samuel Wilberforce
If I were a cassowary On the plains of Timbuctoo, I would eat a missionary, Cassock, band, and hymn-book too.Samuel Wilberforce