Quotes

5 Quotes filtered by Ideas

He only had one idea and that was wrong.

Benjamin Disraeli

On an unknown MP.

Category: Ideas

Tags: Benjamin Disraeli, Ideas, Ideologies

As usual, the Liberals offer a mixture of sound and original ideas. Unfortunately, none of the sound ideas is original, and none of the original ideas is sound.

Harold Macmillan 1961

Category: Insulting Liberals, Ideas

Tags: Harold Macmillan, Ideas, Ideologies, Insulting Liberals, Insults

If politicians would think more they would act less.

Marquess of Halifax

Category: Ideas

Tags: Ideas, Ideologies, Marquess of Halifax

the number of people who really think in any age and country is very limited, and still smaller is the number of those who think for themselves.

H H Asquith 1918

Category: Ideas

Tags: H H Asquith, Ideas, Ideologies

I am not one who, to quote an American author, believes that democracy and enterprise have finally won the battle of ideas - that we have therefore arrived at the end of history, and there is nothing left to fight for. That would be unutterably complacent, indeed foolish. There will always be threats to freedom, not only from frontal assaults, but more insidiously by erosion from within.

Margaret Thatcher 14/11/1989

Category: Freedom & Liberty, Ideas

Tags: Freedom & Liberty, Ideas, Ideologies, Margaret Thatcher

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All men are born equal, but quite a few eventually get over it.

Lord Mancroft

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