We must now allow ourselves to be blinded to long-term developments by the intensity of the short-term difficulties.
Sir Stafford Cripps 07/08/1947
I'm 43 years old and I'm the healthiest candidate for the Presidency of the United States. You've travelled with me enough to know that I'm not going to die in office.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy 1960
It is quite clear to me that the Tory Party will get rid of Mrs Thatcher in about 3 years time.
Harold Wilson 23/11/1980