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Quotation by Colin Welland
The old man forgot one thing. This England of his is Christian and Anglo-Saxon. And so are her corridors of power, and those who stalk them guard them with jealousy and venom.
Colin Welland (b. 1934), British screenwriter. Harold Abrahams (Ben Cross), Chariots of Fire, speaking of his Jewish father who immigrated to England (1981).
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