Image, I am by nature the most intolerant and insular Englishman… If you

I am by nature the most intolerant and insular Englishman… If you happen to be a person like that and you learn from evidence (which you are prepared to accept) that in the past you have been a Chinese, an Egyptian, a Persian, a Red Indian… you begin to assume a somewhat less exclusive view of these our fellow men.

Hugh Dowding, 1st Baron Dowding

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