Quotes, Poetry and Prose

Rich was simply amazing at remembering arbitary quotes, poetry and prose which he would then rehearse theatrically for whatever audience was listening.

The following is not an exhaustive list, but it contains some of his favourite lines.


Inspirational Quotes

The Only Thing Necessary For The Triumph Of Evil Is For Good Men To Do Nothing.

– Edmund Burke


You Only Need To Hang The Mean Bastards, But The Mean Bastards You Need To Hang.

-Quentin Taratino (The Hateful Eight)


Some People’s Idea Of Free Speech Is That They Are Free To Say What They Like, But If Anyone Says Anything Back, That Is An Outrage.

– Winston Churchill


If You Are Going Through Hell, Keep Going.

– Winston Churchill


Some Chicken, Some Neck.

– Winston Churchill


Never In The Field Of Human Conflict Was So Much Owed By So Many To So Few.

– Winston Churchill


Civilisation Exists By Geological Consent, Subject to Change Without Notice.

– Will Durant

Character is doing the right thing even when you have nothing to gain.

– Richard Walkland

Monty Python : The Holy Grail

The Logician