Quotation by Philip Dormer Stanhope Chesterfield, 4th Earl

In matters of religion and matrimony I never give any advice; because I will not have anybody's torments in this world or the next laid to my charge.
Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl Chesterfield (1694–1773), British statesman, man of letters. Letter, October 12, 1765. Lord Chesterfield's Letters to His Godson, no. 73, appendix, ed. Earl of Carnarvon (1890).
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