Quotes

6 Quotes filtered by Edwina Currie

One man's priority is another man's extravagence.

Edwina Currie

Category: Character

Tags: Character, Edwina Currie, Politics

The Labour Party is being led by a woman but she has not been elected to anything. She is the lady who makes the breakfast in the Kinnock household.

Edwina Currie 22/02/1987

On Glenys Kinnock

Category: Labour Politicians (quotes about)

Tags: Edwina Currie, Quotes About...

My message to the businessmen of this country when they go abroad on business is there is one thing above all they can take with them to stop catching Aids - and that is the wife.

Edwina Currie 13/02/1987

Category: HIV & AIDS

Tags: Edwina Currie, HIV & AIDS, Policy

I won't claim the workhouses didn't have their problems, but they were set up by people who cared.

Edwina Currie 03/10/1986

Category: Poverty

Tags: Edwina Currie, Policy, Poverty

Margaret Thatcher drove us like there was no tomorrow. But I think there is a genuine feeling now that this macho, workaholic, earn lots of money way of life has run its course. There has been a shift in attitude. People are looking for a more balanced approach.

Edwina Currie 29/01/1991

Category: Margaret Thatcher (quotes about)

Tags: Edwina Currie, Margaret Thatcher (quotes about), Quotes About...

May I say that my Right Honourable Friend the Prime Minister is looking jolly nice today?

Edwina Currie 07/1990

At Prime Minister's Questions just after announcing she thought the Prime Minister should retire

Category: Appearance, Margaret Thatcher (quotes about)

Tags: Appearance, Edwina Currie, Margaret Thatcher (quotes about), Politics, Quotes About...

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