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‘Benjamin Jowett’ on Benjamin Jowett

Here I am, my name is Jowett. What there is to know, I know it. I’m the Master of this college, What I know not, is not knowledge. Benjamin Jowett (15 April 1817 – 1 October 1893) was renowned as … Continue reading

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Lord Longford on Humility

In 1969 I published a small book on Humility. It was a pioneering work which has not, to my knowledge, been superseded. Lord Longford (1905-2001) ‘The Tablet’ 22 January 1994 P.S. If you follow the link on Humility, you will … Continue reading

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