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English Politician Quotes Page 6

I'm passionate again about writing. This is important to me; it's got to be the comeback book.
Jeffrey Archer
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I've been doing nineteen hours a day on London, nothing else, I mean this has been my whole life, and writing has been put on one side, and if I'm privileged enough to be the Mayor of this city, then I will not write again.
Jeffrey Archer
#English Politician

I've loved art for more than 30 years.
Jeffrey Archer
#English Politician

It may have modified, it may have changed slightly, but don't let's kid ourselves, Margaret Thatcher did things the rest of the world followed.
Jeffrey Archer
#English Politician

Sixty per cent of people entering prison today are illiterate.
Jeffrey Archer
#English Politician

We go on a lot in this country about offences being caused by drugs. The truth is just as many offences are caused by drink. And that should be taken into account.
Jeffrey Archer
#English Politician

Well I certainly have learned and I hope I'm moving on and certainly two years of prison was a terrible punishment.
Jeffrey Archer
#English Politician

Well I think after leaving prison, and having written three diaries about life in prison, it became a sort of a new challenge to write another novel, to write a new novel.
Jeffrey Archer
#English Politician

When I was three, I wanted to be four. When I was four, I wanted to be prime minister.
Jeffrey Archer
#English Politician

Whenever you analyse anyone who has had any success and they're in the headlines, you will find they are human and make mistakes. I'm certainly that and I've made a lot of mistakes.
Jeffrey Archer
#English Politician

Affliction is a school of virtue; it corrects levity, and interrupts the confidence of sinning.
Francis Atterbury
#English Politician

The greater absurdities are, the more strongly they evince the falsity of that supposition from whence they flow.
Francis Atterbury
#English Politician

They who are not induced to believe and live as they ought by those discoveries which God hath made in Scriptures would stand out against any evidence whatever, even that of a messenger sent express from the other world.
Francis Atterbury
#English Politician

Those good men who take such pleasure in relieving the miserable for Christ's sake, would not have been less forward to minister onto Christ Himself.
Francis Atterbury
#English Politician

By the end of the 1970s Britain was in a mess.
Kenneth Baker
#English Politician

Cambridge is thriving and Britain is working. We have been telling people - 'if you value it, vote for it' - and this is particularly relevant in Cambridge.
Anne Campbell
#English Politician

Elections are also about the future - the pledges that we are making for this country. For those who care about equality and fairness in the UK, and beyond, Labour really is the only choice.
Anne Campbell
#English Politician

Ending up-front fees should make it far easier for all students to go to university as they will no longer have to pay up to /1,125 out of their loans at the start of each year. Student loans will also rise to meet average living costs.
Anne Campbell
#English Politician

I had hoped that the board would accept Johnny Hon's offer of a loan to buy the stadium back for the club, as I think this would be best way of continuing the long tradition of Cambridge United in Cambridge - and it was a generous offer.
Anne Campbell
#English Politician

I have been overwhelmed by the response that I have received on the doorstep during this campaign.
Anne Campbell
#English Politician

I have never been afraid to stand up to the leadership on issues where we disagree. If you chose to keep Cambridge Labour, then I can continue to press the Government for the things that matter to you, in a way that members of the opposition are unable to.
Anne Campbell
#English Politician

I hope lots of people will join the solidarity march on May 7th and I hope things will change.
Anne Campbell
#English Politician

I know that there have been disappointments and that some of the polices of our Labour government may have frustrated or upset you.
Anne Campbell
#English Politician

In Cambridge, the Lib Dems have put up council tax by 8%; failed to distribute recycling bins and boxes to many residents in the city.
Anne Campbell
#English Politician

It was a beautifully sunny day, and this seemed to have influenced many of the voters we spoke to, as spirits seems particularly high today!
Anne Campbell
#English Politician

Poorer students take out larger loans and will have to contribute more to the cost of higher education.
Anne Campbell
#English Politician

Quite a few people have commented during the campaign that more help is required for small businesses. SMEs need support and encouragement in their early stages, and in Cambridge the links to the University and the huge pool of expertise here helps that.
Anne Campbell
#English Politician

The sensors have many potential practical uses - in Government buildings, train carriages, cargo containers, on a soldier's lapel - and are a thousand times cheaper than current sensors that are used for the same purpose.
Anne Campbell
#English Politician

There is still a lot of misinformation being spread about higher education funding arrangements under the new Act. The students page on my website sets out the main points in the Act.
Anne Campbell
#English Politician

They also explained how the sensors can monitor the levels of acetone on people's breath, and this can be used to tell people who suffer from diabetes when their next insulin shot is due. This is a more discreet method than what is currently on the market.
Anne Campbell
#English Politician