F. E. Smith

F. E. Smith



Title: 1st Earl of Birkenhead
Full Name: Frederick Edwin Smith

Born: July 12, 1872
Birthplace: Birkenhead, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom
Died: September 30, 1930

Occupation: Attorney and Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain (1919-1922)
Profile: Best known as being Winston Churchill's closest personal friend.

Website: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/F._E._Smith,_1st_Earl_of_Birkenhead
Number of Quotes: 2




F. E. Smith:
He was drunk as a judge.
Judge:
The expression as I have always understood it is sober as a judge. Perhaps you mean as drunk as a lord?
F. E. Smith:
Yes, my lord.


The world continues to offer glittering prizes to those who have stout hearts and sharp swords.

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