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Quotation by Douglas Hurd
It is not helpful to help a friend by putting coins in his pockets when he has got holes in his pockets.
Douglas Hurd (b. 1930), British Conservative politician. Quoted in Observer (London, June 9, 1991).
On aid to Russia.
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