Anthony Sampson

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Once you touch the trappings of monarchy, like opening an Egyptian tomb, the inside is liable to crumble.
- Anthony Sampson
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In America journalism is apt to be regarded as an extension of history: in Britain, as an extension of conversation.
- Anthony Sampson
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Muddle is the extra unknown personality in any committee.
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Members rise from CMG (known sometimes in Whitehall as 'Call Me God') to KCMG ('Kindly Call Me God') to .. the GCMG ('God Calls Me God').
- Anthony Sampson
Collection: Funny
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It has been the bankers' destiny ... to find themselves on the dangerous edge of the world, pointing up the contradictions and cross-purposes. They are not often loved for it.
- Anthony Sampson
Collection: Destiny