Quotation by Benjamin Disraeli

I am dead: dead, but in the Elysian fields.
Benjamin Disraeli (1804–1881), British statesman, author. Quoted in The Life of Benjamin Disraeli, vol. 5, ch. 13, W. Monypenny and G. Buckle (1920).

Referring to his elevation to the House of Lords.
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