In the last few years we have learned to distinguish the means of Socialism from the ends.
Hugh Gaitskell 1950
A Society in which the people's wants do not exceed their possessions is not a Socialist society.
The victory of socialism will not descend like fate from heaven.
I am much nearer to creating one nation than Labour will ever be. Socialism is two nations. The privileged rulers, and everyone else. And it always gets to that. What I am desperately trying to do is create one nation with everyone being a man of property, or having the opportunity to be a man of property.
Margaret Thatcher 27/02/1983
Labour has converted to Europe because Europe has converted to socialism.
Roy Hattersley 09/08/1992
Capitalism is the unequal distribution of wealth. Socialism is the equal distribution of poverty