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Sir George Savile

 

Education is what remains when we have forgotten all that we have been taught.   Sir George Savile, Lord Halifax

Savile was born in Savile House, London, the only son of Sir George Savile, 7th Baronet and Lady Savile (born Mary Pratt, later married to Charles Morton), of Rufford Abbey, Nottinghamshire and inherited his baronetcy on the death of his father in 1743. Savile was educated at Queens’ College, Cambridge.

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Education is what remains when we have forgotten all that we have been taught. Sir George Savile, Lord Halifax (1633-1695) English statesman, author