„... that very loyalty to the past with its dream of beauty and with its real hardness and hardships. These things save us from what is the greatest peril of our age, the peril of materialism.... The struggle against materialism in the hearts of our people is one of the greatest struggles of this age.“
— Stanley Baldwin Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom 1867 - 1947
Speech upon receiving the Freedom of the Burgh of Inverness, Scotland (13 June 1930), published in This Torch of Freedom (1935), pp. 191-192.