Budget Day today. In the unlikely event you needed convincing that nothing ever really changes, I give you Mr Asquith presenting his Budget in 1909, "It's never pleasant to pay taxes..." you got that right Herbert.
“All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake up in the day to find it was vanity, but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dreams with open eyes, to make it possible." T.E. Lawrence; Seven Pillars of Wisdom