Quotes by Hugo Young

  • The confessions of error, as jocular as they are suspect , which the upper class have always associated with good manners.


    Apology

  • It is an exceptionally inadequate minister who fails to secure a six figure sum for his work, serialisation included.


    Auto-biography

  • In modern politics, nothing matters more than the leader. We have a parliamentary system, but a presidential pulse.


    Politics

  • A mind not so much open as vulnerable to a succession of opposing certainties.


    Certainty