Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations. 1989.
Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill (18741965)
I am most anxious that in dealing with matters which every Member knows are extremely delicate matters, I should not use any phrase or expression which would cause offence to our friends and Allies on the Continent or across the Atlantic Ocean.
WINSTON CHURCHILL, chancellor of the exchequer, remarks, House of Commons, December 10, 1924.Parliamentary Debates (Commons), 5th series, vol. 179, col. 259 (1925).