Quote of the day

Charles Cowling



“He’s so unpopular, if he became a funeral director people would stop dying.”



The late Tony Banks of John Major. An old quote, but one well capable of being dusted off. 


6 thoughts on “Quote of the day

  1. Charles Cowling
    Kathryn Edwards

    ‘Let us endeavour so to live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.’

    Mark Twain

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  2. Charles Cowling
    Groucho Marks, wasn't it, who said...?

    I refuse to join a club that would consider the likes of me for membership.

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  3. Charles Cowling
    gloria mundi

    And Banks thinks Major was unpopular; how about Blair, with his £12M per annum income and his £0.3M tax payments? Very topical example of shameless greed and legal fiddling, I’d have thought.

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    gloria mundi

    “I don’t know why the wife thinks I’ve got a down on her mother. I ask her round to ours every Christmas day. Next year, I might let her in.”

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  5. Charles Cowling

    Ah, Les. “There’s been no washing up done in this house since the dog died.”

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    David Holmes

    That reminds me: ‘My mother-in-law, if she was a pest controller, the mice would throw themselves on the traps’

    Copyright, the late great Les Dawson.

    Charles Cowling

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