48 Total Quotes

Aneurin Bevan Quotes Page 2

I have never regarded politics as the arena of morals. It is the arena of interest.
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#Welsh Politician #Interest

The purpose of getting power is to be able to give it away.
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#Power #Welsh Politician

This is my truth, tell me yours.
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#Truth #Welsh Politician

You're not an M.P., you're a gastronomic pimp.
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#Public

We know what happens to people who stay in the middle of the road. They get run down.
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#American Journalist #People #Welsh Politician

I read the newspapers avidly. It is my one form of continuous fiction.
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#Fiction #Welsh Politician

Stand not too near the rich man lest he destroy thee - and not too far away lest he forget thee.
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#Welsh Politician

It is not possible to create peace in the Middle East by jeopardizing the peace of the world.
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#Welsh Politician

I know that the right kind of leader for the Labour Party is a kind of desiccated calculating machine.
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#Welsh Politician

No amount of cajolery, and no attempts at ethical or social seduction, can eradicate from my heart a deep burning hatred for the Tory Party. So far as I am concerned they are lower than vermin.
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#Welsh Politician

No attempt at ethical or social seduction can eradicate from my heart a deep burning hatred for the Tory Party. So far as I am concerned they are lower than vermin.
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#Welsh Politician

This island is made mainly of coal and surrounded by fish. Only an organizing genius could produce a shortage of coal and fish at the same time.
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