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According to simply law jobs, barrister salaries in the UK are:


Starting Salary: £10-20,000

Average Salary: £40-90,000

Senior Salary: £100-200,000


However the Sunday Times recently reported that one Chambers is offering trainee barristers £60,000 per year.

Queen's Counsels can earn over £1 million.

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If so, they aren't doing very well.  "Delusional Psychotic Illness" gets precisely five hits on Google, and DPI more commonly means "dots per inch".

For more on schizophrenia, see the guide from the Royal College of Psychiatrists.

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Alexander the Great
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeAlexander the Great - Credit: Yair Haklai
The quotation refers not to Wellington, but to Alexander the Great.  Popularly, the quotation is believed to be:

When Alexander saw the breadth of his domain, he wept for there were no more worlds to conquer.

But the original, from Plutarch's Moralia, was quite different:

When Alexander heard from Anaxarchus of the infinite number of worlds, he wept, and when his friends asked him what was the matter, he replied, "Is it not a matter for tears that, when the number of worlds is infinite, I have not conquered one?"