All war represents a failure of diplomacy
Most things in life are moments of pleasure and a lifetime of embarrassment; photography is a moment of embarrassment and a lifetime of pleasure.
If you file your waste-paper basket for fifty years, you have a public library.
It's the same each time with progress. First they ignore you, then they say you're mad, then dangerous, then there's a pause and then you can't find anyone who disagrees with you.
A faith is something you die for, a doctrine is something you kill for. There is all the difference in the world.
I did not enter the labor Party forty-seven years ago to have our manifesto written by Dr. Mori, Dr. Gallup and Mr. Harris.
The House of Lords is the British Outer Mongolia for retired politicians.
Britain today is suffering from galloping obsolescence.
We are not just here to manage capitalism but to change society and to define its finer values.
Madam, if you are so concerned about catching BSE, you should do what I do and turn vegetarian.
There is no moral difference between a Stealth bomber and a suicide bomber. They both kill innocent people for political reasons.
The engineers are taking their stand on grounds of conscience...Conscientious objection to the law is not a criminal act. These people are our people and we should take a principled stand, together.
People say that if we work for the Single European Act, women will get their rights, the water will be purer, and training will be better. That is rubbish. It is part of the attempt to consolidate the EEC.
If we can find the money to kill people, we can find the money to help people.
I think there are two ways in which people are controlled. First of all frighten people and secondly, demoralize them.