January 19, 1960 (24th Parliament, 3rd Session)

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Hedley Francis Gregory Bridges

Mr. Bridgeman (afterwards Lord Bridgeman):

who held high office after the first world war, followed with his maiden speech. He made one of the neatest retorts X have heard in the Commons. "The honourable member's speech", he said, "reminded me very forcibly of a passage in the Bible, 'Paul, Paul, thou art beside thyself; much learning hath made thee mad'".
As I listened-

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