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32 Quotes filtered by insulting conservatives

I think it was a legitimate comment and I mean Twitter is edgy and you know it provokes debate. It looks on this occasion that as if it has caused a serious problem and we need to go back and look at that.

David Wright MP 16/02/2010

on his "scum-sucking pig" Twitter post

Category: Insulting Conservatives, Labour Party, Making Headlines, Member of Parliament (role of)

Tags: David Wright MP, Insulting Conservatives, Insults, Labour Party, Making Headlines, Media, Member of Parliament (role of), Parliament, Political Parties

When I hear the name of Richard Body I hear the sound of flapping white coats.

John Major 1994

Category: Insulting Conservatives, Eurosceptic

Tags: Eurosceptic, Insulting Conservatives, Insults, John Major, Policy

The weak are a long time in politics.

Neil Shand

On John Gummer

Category: Insulting Conservatives

Tags: Insulting Conservatives, Insults, Neil Shand

It would be wrong to suggest that Neil Hamilton is his own worst enemy, when there are so many others better qualified for the post.

Craig Brown

Category: Insulting Conservatives

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They are nothing else but a load kippers - two-faced, with no guts.

Eric Heffer

On the Conservative Government.

Category: Insulting Conservatives

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Peel's smile is like the silver plate on a coffin.

Daniel O'Connell 26/02/1835

On Sir Robert Peel

Category: Insulting Conservatives, Appearance

Tags: Appearance, Daniel O'Connell, Insulting Conservatives, Insults, Politics

If I was in the gutter, which I'm not, he'd still be looking up at me from the sewer.

Neil Kinnock

On Michael Heseltine

Category: Insulting Conservatives

Tags: Insulting Conservatives, Insults, Neil Kinnock

I asked the simple question whether it was really Mr Tebbit's desire always to give his imitation of a semi-housetrained polecat. The Animal Welfare Society sent me some complaints, but that's another matter.

Michael Foot

On Norman Tebbit

Category: Insulting Conservatives

Tags: Insulting Conservatives, Insults, Michael Foot

Listening to a speech by Neville Chamberlain is like paying a visit to Woolworths; everything in its place and nothing above sixpence.

Aneurin Bevan

Category: Insulting Conservatives, Speechmaking

Tags: Aneurin Bevan, Insulting Conservatives, Insults, Politics, Speechmaking

Whenever you scratch a Tory you find a Fascist.

Aneurin Bevan

Category: Insulting Conservatives

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Mrs Currie loses an enormous number of opportunities to remain silent.

Gerald Kaufman 14/02/1987

Category: Insulting Conservatives

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Conservatives are not necessarily stupid, but most stupid people are Conservatives.

John Stuart Mill 1866

Category: Insulting Conservatives

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That very nice ass Harold Macmillan.

Sir Henry Channon 06/09/1944

Category: Insulting Conservatives

Tags: Insulting Conservatives, Insults, Sir Henry Channon

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.

Aneurin Bevan 05/07/1948

On the inuaguration of the National Health Service

Category: Insulting Conservatives, 100 Best Quotes Ever, Conservative Party

Tags: 100 Best Quotes Ever, Aneurin Bevan, Conservative Party, Insulting Conservatives, Insults, Pick of the bunch, Political Parties

I met Curzon in Downing Street, from whom I got the sort of greeting a corpse would give an undertaker.

Stanley Baldwin

Category: Insulting Conservatives

Tags: Insulting Conservatives, Insults, Stanley Baldwin

His temper, naturally morose, has become licentiously peevish. Crossed in his Cabinet, he insults the House of Lords, and plagues the most eminent of his colleagues with the crabbed malice of a maundering witch.

Benjamin Disraeli

On Lord Aberdeen.

Category: Insulting Conservatives

Tags: Benjamin Disraeli, Insulting Conservatives, Insults

the most extraordinary objet d'art our society has ever produced.

John Maynard Keynes

On Arthur Balfour

Category: Insulting Conservatives

Tags: Insulting Conservatives, Insults, John Maynard Keynes

The mind and manner of a clothes brush.

Harold Nicolson 06/06/1938

On Neville Chamberlain

Category: Insulting Conservatives

Tags: Harold Nicolson, Insulting Conservatives, Insults

A man of the utmost insignificance.

Lord Curzon

On Stanley Baldwin

Category: Insulting Conservatives

Tags: Insulting Conservatives, Insults, Lord Curzon

Of all the political pygmies, he was the pygmiest.

Robert Boothby

On Sir Samuel Hoare

Category: Insulting Conservatives

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We do not believe that if you cut back what government does you diminish its authority. On the contrary, a government that did less, and therefore did better, would strengthen its authority.

Margaret Thatcher

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