8 Total Quotes

Michael Foot Quotes

A Royal Commission is a broody hen sitting on a china egg.
Michael Foot
#English Politician #China

Men of power have no time to read; yet the men who do not read are unfit for power
Michael Foot
#Men

She has no imagination and that means no compassion.
Michael Foot
#English Politician #Compassion

A speech from Ernest Bevin on a major occasion had all the horrific fascination of a public execution. If the mind was left immune, eyes and ears and emotions were riveted.
Michael Foot
#Execution

He was the only man I knew who could make a curse sound like a caress.
Michael Foot
#Man

Men of power have no time to read; yet the men who do not read are unfit for power.
Michael Foot
#English Politician