Quotations that match 'britain'.

Destroy or take away the employment and wages of those artisans - which the corn laws in a great measure do - and you will, ere long, render the land in Great Britain of as little value as it is in other countries. Joseph Hume
[ Artisans Away Britain Corn Countries Destroy Employment Ere Great Land Laws Little Long Measure Other Render Take Those Value Wages Which Will]
If a terrorist group wanted to hit Britain, all they'd have to do is kill 100 random celebrities. The country would have a nervous breakown. Chris Morris
[ Britain Celebrities Country Group Hit Kill Nervous Random Terrorist Wanted Would]
I live a perfectly happy and comfortable life in Blair's Britain, but I can't work up much affection for the culture we've created for ourselves: it's too cynical, too knowing, too ironic, too empty of real value and meaning. Jonathan Coe
[ Affection Blair Britain Comfortable Created Culture Cynical Empty Happy Ironic Knowing Life Live Meaning Much Ourselves Perfectly Real Too Up Value Work]
We must honestly face our relationship with Great Britain. Wendell Willkie
[ Britain Face Great Honestly Must Our Relationship]
We, therefore, here in Britain stand shoulder to shoulder with our American friends in this hour of tragedy, and we, like them, will not rest until this evil is driven from our world. Tony Blair History
[ American Britain Driven Evil Friends Here Hour Our Rest Shoulder Stand Them Therefore Tragedy Until Will World]
My London constituency in Hackney has one of the highest levels of gun crime in the country. But the problem is no longer confined to inner city areas. Gun crime has spread to communities all over Britain. Diane Abbott
[ Areas Britain City Communities Confined Constituency Country Crime Gun Highest Inner Levels London Longer Over Problem Spread]
I don't think there are really enough meetings in Britain for our athletes to compete properly, and because of this a lot of the talent we have has been stunted. Linford Christie
[ Athletes Because Been Britain Compete Enough Lot Meetings Our Properly Really Stunted Talent Think]
No, people back home don't realize why there is this kind of need for heroes in America at the moment. People in Britain don't really understand what's going on here. They don't understand why Camp X-ray exists. Jon Ronson
[ America Back Britain Camp Exists Going Here Heroes Home Kind Moment Need Realize Really Understand Why X-Ray]
At the beginning of the twentieth century, every single leading Muslim intellectual was in love with the west, and wanted their countries to look just like Britain and France. Karen Armstrong
[ Beginning Britain Century Countries Every France Intellectual Just Leading Look Love Muslim Single Their Twentieth Wanted West]
The marshalling of those resources in order to obtain the maximum war effort for Australia, and a maximum degree of help and cooperation for Great Britain and the sister Dominions, is the primary objective of the new Department. Harold Edward Holt
[ Australia Britain Cooperation Degree Department Dominions Effort Great Help Marshalling Maximum New Objective Obtain Order Primary Resources Sister Those War]
We owe America something because they turned us into a touring band. But at least we feel confident about appearing in Britain again now. Hyde park was the first time over here for ages. Steve Marriott
[ Again Ages America Appearing Band Because Britain Confident Feel First Here Hyde Into Least Now Over Owe Park Something Time Touring Turned Us]
I think we raised about 20,000 pounds. There was a live performance thing so we thought we'd donate the equipment for an online charity in Britain. I hated to part with my guitar, but it was for such a great cause. Dan Hawkins
[ Britain Cause Charity Donate Equipment Great Guitar Hated Live Online Part Performance Pounds Raised Such Thing Think Thought]
The assertion that "all men are created equal" was of no practical use in effecting our separation from Great Britain and it was placed in the Declaration not for that, but for future use. Abraham Lincoln
[ Assertion Britain Created Declaration Effecting Equal Future Great Men Our Placed Practical Separation Use]
When people say England, they sometimes mean Great Britain, sometimes the United Kingdom, sometimes the British Isles, - but never England. George Mikes
[ Britain British England Great Isles Kingdom Mean Never Say Sometimes United]
We are not in Afghanistan for the sake of the education policy in a broken 13th-century country. We are there so the people of Britain and our global interests are not threatened. Liam Fox
[ Afghanistan Britain Broken Country Education Global Interests Our Policy Sake Threatened]
Most independent filmmakers in Britain and North America work for commercial crews and then have their own projects when they've got enough money saved up to do so. Ann Macbeth
[ America Britain Commercial Crews Enough Filmmakers Got Independent Money Most North Own Projects Saved Their Then Up Work]
Essentially we need a new social consensus for economic reform as New Labour has achieved in Britain. Peter Mandelson
[ Achieved Britain Consensus Economic Essentially Labour Need New Reform Social]
And the danger is - and it's happening - is we're seeing an incredibly big rise amongst young gay people, young heterosexual people as far as catching HIV, which is, you know, in an educated country like this or in Britain, it's frightening. Elton John
[ Amongst Big Britain Catching Country Danger Educated Far Frightening Gay Happening Heterosexual Hiv Incredibly Know Rise Seeing Which Young]
It was one of those great miracles of history that they managed to smuggle an Enigma machines out to Britain just before they were invaded by the Nazis. Michael Apted
[ Before Britain Enigma Great History Invaded Just Machines Managed Miracles Out Smuggle Those Were]
Basically, particularly in Britain, it's a hegemonic thing that people who write tend to come from the leisure classes. They can afford the time and the books. Irvine Welsh
[ Afford Basically Books Britain Classes Come Leisure Particularly Tend Thing Time Write]
Yes, look, social class is definitely an issue in Britain, it is definitely an issue and I think that most people across the country would sympathise with the idea that there are lots of people with talent and ability all across this country who want to make more of themselves and part of the responsibility of government is to make that happen. Ed Miliband
[ Ability Across Britain Class Country Definitely Government Happen Idea Issue Look Lots Make More Most Part Responsibility Social Talent Themselves Think Want Would Yes]
A1 Great Britain has to look at the longer term. John Surtees
[ Britain Great Longer Look Term]
First of all, when you live in a country like Canada, it's quite different from America in the sense that it's very tied to traditions that were born in Britain. Geddy Lee
[ America Born Britain Canada Country Different First Live Quite Sense Tied Traditions Very Were]
I became an actor by doing school plays and youth theaters, and then National Youth Theatre of Great Britain. And then I did study at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts. For me that was a good way to enter the field, to work in the theater. Chiwetel Ejiofor
[ Academy Actor Arts Became Britain Did Doing Dramatic Enter Field Good Great London Music National Plays School Study Theater Theaters Theatre Then Way Work Youth]
Britain can be proud of its response to the tsunami appeal. Gordon Brown
[ Appeal Britain Proud Response Tsunami]
Television of course actually started in Britain in 1936, and it was a monopoly, and there was only one broadcaster and it operated on a license which is not the same as a government grant. David Attenborough
[ Actually Britain Broadcaster Course Government Grant License Monopoly Only Operated Same Started Television Which]
Britain should be the world's number one center for genetic and stem cell research, building on our world leading regulatory regime in the area. Gordon Brown
[ Area Britain Building Cell Center Genetic Leading Number Our Regime Regulatory Research Should Stem World]
When I came back to Britain, I realized that I was no longer a very young woman. I had to meet my new consciousness, my new age, with roles that reflected it somewhat. Julie Christie
[ Age Back Britain Came Consciousness Had Longer Meet New Realized Reflected Roles Somewhat Very Woman Young]
Contemporary Britain seems an endlessly fascinating place to me - but if I knew a little bit more about other places, and other times, maybe it wouldn't. Jonathan Coe
[ Bit Britain Contemporary Endlessly Fascinating Knew Little Maybe More Other Place Places Seems Times]
I mean, I'm a conservative. I believe that, you know, if you borrow too much, you just build up debts for your children to pay off. You put pressure on interest rates. You put at risk your economy. That's the case in Britain. We're not a reserve currency, so we need to get on and deal with this issue. David Cameron
[ Believe Borrow Britain Build Case Children Conservative Currency Deal Debts Economy Get Interest Issue Just Know Mean Much Need Off Pay Pressure Put Rates Reserve Risk Too Up Your]
In vain shall Great Britain confer upon her colonies the free government and liberal principles of legislation, for which she is distinguished, if she do not carry with her the revelations of God. John Strachan
[ Britain Carry Colonies Confer Distinguished Free God Government Great Her Legislation Liberal Principles Revelations Shall She Upon Vain Which]
Today, bilateral relations with Britain are excellent, with cooperation in many areas and both countries continuing to work on strengthening these ties. Hassanal Bolkiah
[ Areas Bilateral Both Britain Continuing Cooperation Countries Excellent Many Relations Strengthening These Ties Today Work]
In plain words: now that Britain has told the world that she has the H-Bomb she should announce as early as possible that she has done with it, that she proposes to reject in all circumstances nuclear warfare. J. B. Priestley
[ Announce Britain Circumstances Done Early Now Nuclear Plain Possible Proposes Reject She Should Told Warfare Words World]
Well, I've had my fair share in Britain of battling the tabloids. Elton John
[ Battling Britain Fair Had Share Tabloids Well]
I grew up in kind of the last generation of Canadians who thought things that were happening in Britain were more important, almost, than what was happening in Canada. And my mother was fervently of that opinion. Robert MacNeil
[ Almost Britain Canada Canadians Fervently Generation Grew Happening Important Kind Last More Mother Opinion Than Things Thought Up Were]
In the first six to twelve months of a war with the United States and Great Britain I will run wild and win victory upon victory. Isoroku Yamamoto
[ Britain First Great Months Run Six States Twelve United Upon Victory War Wild Will Win]
Yesterday, the president met with a group he calls the coalition of the willing. Or, as the rest of the world calls them, Britain and Spain. Jon Stewart
[ Britain Calls Coalition Group Met President Rest Spain Them Willing World Yesterday]
What began as a revolt in response to the King of Great Britain's repeated injuries against the colonies, soon became a passionate and glorious call to fight for the beginnings of a new country. John Linder
[ Against Became Began Beginnings Britain Call Colonies Country Fight Glorious Great Injuries King New Passionate Repeated Response Revolt Soon]
We need to show that we know and understand and can reflect today's Britain. Today we don't. Francis Maude
[ Britain Know Need Reflect Show Today Understand]
The young Japanese, especially, love to wear the latest thing and when they come to London they head for my shops as part of what they want to find in Britain. Vivienne Westwood
[ Britain Come Especially Find Head Japanese Latest London Love Part Shops Thing Want Wear Young]
We should be the natural home for younger voters. But today we're not. Because too often we sound like people who just don't like contemporary Britain. Francis Maude
[ Because Britain Contemporary Home Just Natural Often Should Sound Today Too Voters Younger]
It was one thing to contain the Soviet Union in Europe because Britain, France, and Germany were all willing to join in. But will Japan and other Asian countries be willing to join in the containment of China? Samuel P. Huntington
[ Asian Because Britain China Contain Countries Europe France Germany Japan Join Other Soviet Thing Union Were Will Willing]
I think you will find scientists that think like you in Germany and Britain, and you will find politicians that think like Weinberger. I think the most bellicose ruling group in the Western world at the moment is the British. E. P. Thompson
[ Britain British Find Germany Group Moment Most Politicians Ruling Scientists Think Western Will World]
Judy couldn't move to Britain for family reasons, so I had to come to the States, and the U.S. government wouldn't give me a Green Card, so I airily told her I'd write a book. Bernard Cornwell
[ Book Britain Card Come Family Give Government Green Had Her Judy Move Reasons States Told Write]
Marie Stopes had established the first birth control clinic in Britain; the whole question of informing women, especially those who were poor, about methods of contraception, began to be discussed. Dora Russell
[ Began Birth Britain Clinic Contraception Control Discussed Especially Established First Had Informing Marie Methods Poor Question Those Were Whole Women]
By the end of the 1970s Britain was in a mess. Kenneth Baker
[ Britain End Mess]
We really need to stop the imperialist tendencies of countries like the United States and Great Britain. Cindy Sheehan
[ Britain Countries Great Imperialist Need Really States Stop Tendencies United]
The establishment in Britain is certainly against the arts and against education. If something doesn't make a profit, it's invalid, and art doesn't make a profit in that sense. Peter Maxwell Davies
[ Against Art Arts Britain Certainly Education Establishment Invalid Make Profit Sense Something]
The Romans held Britain from the invasion of Julius Caesar till their voluntary withdrawal from the island, A.D. 420,- that is, about five hundred years. Thomas Bulfinch
[ Britain Caesar Five Held Hundred Invasion Island Julius Romans Their Till Voluntary Withdrawal Years]
Will you permit the sacred fire of liberty, brought by your fathers from the venerable temples of Britain, to be quenched and trodden out on the simple altars they have raised? Joseph Howe
[ Altars Britain Brought Fathers Fire Liberty Out Permit Quenched Raised Sacred Simple Temples Trodden Venerable Will Your]
New Labour was the most short-sighted, self-serving, incompetent, useless, and ineffective government that Britain has ever known. Make no mistake, Labour's economic policies were a national security liability. Liam Fox
[ Britain Economic Ever Government Incompetent Ineffective Known Labour Liability Make Mistake Most National New Policies Security Self-Serving Useless Were]
People in America, when listening to radio, like to lean forward. People in Britain like to lean back. Alistair Cooke
[ America Back Britain Forward Lean Listening Radio]
I married a young Englishman in Cambridge in 1955 and have lived in Britain every since. Anne Stevenson
[ Britain Cambridge Englishman Every Lived Married Since Young]
It may be easily shown, and is of no small significance, that the two great ideas of which the Anglo-Saxon is the exponent are having a fuller development in the United States than in Great Britain. Josiah Strong
[ Anglo-Saxon Britain Development Easily Fuller Great Having Ideas May Shown Significance Small States Than Two United Which]
Even in Britain, the trade unions tell me that employment contracts have less protection than in the past. Jacques Delors
[ Britain Contracts Employment Even Less Past Protection Tell Than Trade Unions]
The moral of filmmaking in Britain is that you will be screwed by the weather. Hugh Grant
[ Britain Filmmaking Moral Screwed Weather Will]
Galvanised into action by the second trial, I was determined to change Britain's archaic sex laws. Cynthia Payne
[ Action Archaic Britain Change Determined Into Laws Second Sex Trial]
Each year India and China produce four million graduates compared with just over 250,000 in Britain. Gordon Brown
[ Britain China Compared Each Four Graduates India Just Million Over Produce Year]
Coming from Britain, I was terrified of meeting all these other artists, because artists over there tend to fight with each other a lot, the premise being that there's not enough room for everybody. Thom Yorke
[ Artists Because Being Britain Coming Each Enough Everybody Fight Lot Meeting Other Over Premise Room Tend Terrified These]
The 200 years when Britain and the US were the top two economies were an aberration and that will change. The decline of empires has happened much faster than folks think. I believe that gold will be a far better bet in 20 years than the dollar. Tom Winnifrith
[ Believe Bet Better Britain Change Decline Dollar Economies Empires Far Faster Folks Gold Happened Much Than Think Top Two Us Were Will Years]
Britain, which in the years immediately before this war was rapidly losing such democratic virtues as it possessed, is now being bombed and burned into democracy. J. B. Priestley
[ Before Being Bombed Britain Burned Democracy Democratic Immediately Into Losing Now Possessed Rapidly Such Virtues War Which Years]
MRSA, which is a kind of super bug mutant, is killing 10,000 people a year in Britain. George Galloway
[ Britain Bug Killing Kind Mutant Super Which Year]
There's another way we are getting behind business - by sorting out the banks. Taxpayers bailed you out. Now it's time for you to repay the favour and start lending to Britain's small businesses. David Cameron
[ Another Bailed Banks Behind Britain Business Businesses Favour Getting Lending Now Out Repay Small Sorting Start Taxpayers Time Way]
I do more work in Britain than I do anywhere else in the world. Edwin Starr
[ Anywhere Britain Else More Than Work World]
My proudest achievement has been the success of the shows and artists I have been involved with, because they were made in Britain. Simon Cowell
[ Achievement Artists Because Been Britain Involved Made Proudest Shows Success Were]
Countries such as the U.S. and Britain have taken it upon themselves to decide for us in the developing world, even to interfere in our domestic affairs and to bring about what they call regime change. Robert Mugabe
[ Affairs Bring Britain Call Change Countries Decide Developing Domestic Even Interfere Our Regime Such Taken Themselves Upon Us World]
When I was a child in the 1940s and early 1950s, my parents and grandparents spoke of Britain as home, and New Zealand had this strong sense of identity and coherence as being part of the commonwealth and a the identity of its people as being British. Michael King
[ Being Britain British Child Coherence Commonwealth Early Grandparents Had Home Identity New Parents Part Sense Spoke Strong Zealand]
Cambridge is thriving and Britain is working. We have been telling people - 'if you value it, vote for it' - and this is particularly relevant in Cambridge. Anne Campbell
[ Been Britain Cambridge Particularly Relevant Telling Thriving Value Vote Working]
Smoking is the now the principal avoidable cause of premature death in Britain. It hits the worst off people hardest of all. Smoking is one of the principal causes of the health gap which leads to poorer people being ill more often and dying sooner. Frank Dobson
[ Being Britain Cause Causes Death Dying Gap Hardest Health Hits Ill Leads More Now Off Often Poorer Premature Principal Smoking Sooner Which Worst]
I have seen that the American Dream is a reality - and I would love to feel the British Dream is also a reality. To enable that, we have to bring back some common sense and encourage family values, a proper sense of justice and make people believe they have a decent chance to build a business or career for themselves. I see this moment as a fantastic opportunity to restore this, because I believe Britain Has Talent. Simon Cowell
[ Also American Back Because Believe Bring Britain British Build Business Career Chance Common Decent Dream Enable Encourage Family Fantastic Feel Justice Love Make Moment Opportunity Proper Reality Restore See Seen Sense Some]
But let her remember, that it is in Britain alone, that laws are equally favourable to liberty and humanity; that it is in Britain the sacred rights of nature have received their most awful ratification. Thomas Day
[ Alone Awful Britain Equally Favourable Her Humanity Laws Liberty Most Nature Received Remember Rights Sacred Their]
I'm not sure it pays to do anything remotely public in Britain. It's such a spiteful society. People seem to enjoy making your life hard for the sake of it. Andrew Eldritch
[ Anything Britain Enjoy Hard Life Making Pays Public Remotely Sake Seem Society Spiteful Such Sure Your]
I can't accept collective responsibility for the decision to commit Britain now to military action in Iraq without international agreement or domestic support. Robin Cook
[ Accept Action Agreement Britain Collective Commit Decision Domestic International Iraq Military Now Responsibility Support Without]
The biggest trade that Germany and Britain had was with each other, in the prewar period; I think I'm right in that. Two highly industrialized nations had the most trade with each other, and it wasn't tariff policies alone that made trade relations better for both of them. W. Averell Harriman
[ Alone Better Biggest Both Britain Each Germany Had Highly Industrialized Made Most Nations Other Period Policies Relations Right Tariff Them Think Trade Two]
They believed that Britain was in Ireland defending their own interests, therefore the Irish had the right to use violence to put them out. My argument was that that type of thinking was out of date. John Hume
[ Argument Believed Britain Date Defending Had Interests Ireland Irish Out Own Put Right Their Them Therefore Thinking Type Use Violence]
I sometimes think God allows Great Britain to be unprincipled for the good of mankind. Julia Ward Howe
[ Allows Britain God Good Great Mankind Sometimes Think Unprincipled]
With respect to the northeastern boundary of the United States, no official correspondence between this Government and that of Great Britain has passed since that communicated to Congress toward the close of their last session. Martin Van Buren
[ Between Boundary Britain Close Communicated Congress Correspondence Government Great Last Official Passed Respect Session Since States Their Toward United]
Britain's most useful role is somewhere between bee and dinosaur. Harold MacMillan
[ Bee Between Britain Dinosaur Most Role Somewhere Useful]
In Great Britain the price of food is at a higher level than in any other country, and consequently, the British artisan labours at a disadvantage in proportion to the higher rate of his food. Joseph Hume
[ Any Artisan Britain British Consequently Country Disadvantage Food Great Higher His Labours Level Other Price Proportion Rate Than]
In terms of language, yeah we get bleeped and blurred and things, but in terms of content, I would probably say we're getting away with more here than we could get away with in Britain. And that surprised us so much! Graham Norton
[ Away Blurred Britain Content Could Get Getting Here Language More Much Probably Say Surprised Terms Than Things Us Would Yeah]
America: It's like Britain, only with buttons. Ringo Starr
[ America Britain Buttons Only]
Great Britain has lost an empire and has not yet found a role. Dean Acheson
[ Britain Empire Found Great Lost Role Yet]
I speak on due consideration because Britain, France, and Mexico, have abolished slavery, and all other European states are preparing to abolish it as speedily as they can. William H. Seward
[ Abolish Abolished Because Britain Consideration Due European France Mexico Other Preparing Slavery Speak Speedily States]
I've never been one to say that Britain was joining a happy band of brothers. James Callaghan
[ Band Been Britain Brothers Happy Joining Never Say]
There is more than enough room in the world for Germany and Britain. John Amery
[ Britain Enough Germany More Room Than World]
I did not want to put myself on the line, as an Australian playing Britain's greatest comic actor. The fans of Sellers are obsessive, possessive - and aggressive. I did not want to risk their anger - or my own reputation. Geoffrey Rush
[ Actor Aggressive Anger Australian Britain Comic Did Fans Greatest Line Myself Obsessive Own Playing Possessive Put Reputation Risk Sellers Their Want]
The advantage to Great Britain of a regular free trade in corn would, therefore, be more by raising the rest of the world to our standard and price, than by lowering the prices here to the standard of the Continent. Joseph Hume
[ Advantage Britain Continent Corn Free Great Here Lowering More Our Price Prices Raising Regular Rest Standard Than Therefore Trade World Would]
The first war zone was declared by Great Britain. She gave us and the world notice of it on the 4th day of November, 1914. The zone became effective Nov. 5, 1914. George William Norris
[ Became Britain Day Declared Effective First Gave Great Notice Nov November She Us War World Zone]
I was pretty much grown-up by the time I attended school in Britain - or as grown-up as I'll ever get. Walter Jon Williams
[ Attended Britain Ever Get Grown-Up Much Pretty School Time]
In Britain, because I live here, I can also run into problems of envy and competition. But all this is just in a day's work for a writer. You can't put stuff out there without someone calling you a complete fool. Oh, well. Alain de Botton
[ Also Because Britain Calling Competition Complete Day Envy Fool Here Into Just Live Oh Out Problems Put Run Someone Stuff Well Without Work Writer]
The proposition that Muslims are welcome in Britain if, and only if, they stop behaving like Muslims is a doctrine which is incompatible with the principles that guide a free society. Roy Hattersley
[ Behaving Britain Doctrine Free Guide Incompatible Muslims Only Principles Proposition Society Stop Welcome Which]
Will isn't a screaming queen - that's Jack's part. They needed someone to play the part for America. It's just not the same as Britain. To have a gay character as a lead is risky. Eric McCormack
[ America Britain Character Gay Jack Just Lead Needed Part Play Queen Risky Same Screaming Someone Will]
Blacks in the Caribbean, Britain, Canada and sub-Saharan Africa as well as in the United States have low IQ scores relative to whites. J. Philippe Rushton
[ Africa Blacks Britain Canada Caribbean Iq Low Relative Scores States Sub-Saharan United Well Whites]
After all we did for Britain, selling that corduroy and making it swing, all we got was a bit of tin on a piece of leather. George Harrison
[ After Bit Britain Did Got Leather Making Piece Selling Swing Tin]
The reason is that a military defeat of Britain will bring about the disintegration of the British Empire. This would not be of any benefit to Germany. Franz Halder
[ Any Benefit Bring Britain British Defeat Disintegration Empire Germany Military Reason Will Would]
I was a product of the times, the war, the occupation, the reoccupation, my 4 years in Britain, admiring but at the same time questioning whether they are able to do a better job than we can. Lee Kuan Yew
[ Able Admiring Better Britain Job Occupation Product Questioning Same Than Time Times War Whether Years]
I feel there should have been some recognition of the Spice Girls at this year's 25th anniversary. We flew the flag for Britain around the globe in the 1990s and we achieved a hell of a lot. Melanie Chisholm
[ Achieved Anniversary Around Been Britain Feel Flag Flew Girls Globe Hell Lot Recognition Should Some Spice Year]
Great Britain had a much different situation than we do and did here in the United States, in that they had literally thousands of infected animals with human health risks. Their infectivity in this disease happened before very much was known about it. Ann Veneman
[ Animals Before Britain Did Different Disease Great Had Happened Health Here Human Infected Known Literally Much Risks Situation States Than Their Thousands United Very]
I think we've come a long way since then. The big thing that changed was when ecstasy came along in Britain. Neil Tennant
[ Along Big Britain Came Changed Come Ecstasy Long Since Then Thing Think Way]
How large and varied is the educational bill of fare set before every young gentleman in Great Britain; and to judge by the mental stamina it affords him in most cases, what a waste of good food it is! James Payn
[ Affords Before Bill Britain Cases Educational Every Fare Food Gentleman Good Great Him How Judge Large Mental Most Set Stamina Varied Waste Young]
Well I think all I would say on that is, when we were in opposition in Britain and Hawke and then Keating were in power here, Labor was in power here, we learnt a huge amount from the ALP's experience here. Patricia Hewitt
[ Amount Britain Experience Here Huge Labor Learnt Opposition Power Say Then Think Well Were Would]
The political health of Britain has deteriorated very sharply. The Conservative Party must do something about it. I am the man to do it. Kenneth Clarke
[ Am Britain Conservative Deteriorated Health Man Must Party Political Sharply Something Very]
Let the message go out - a new generation has taken charge of Labour which is optimistic about our country, optimistic about our world, optimistic about the power of politics. We are optimistic and together we will change Britain. Ed Miliband
[ Britain Change Charge Country Generation Go Labour Message New Optimistic Our Out Politics Power Taken Together Which Will World]
The United States stands with our friends in Britain as they recover from today's shock of terrorism. These barbaric acts strengthen our resolve and remind us all of the danger of complacency during our continued war on terror. Mark Foley
[ Acts Barbaric Britain Complacency Continued Danger During Friends Our Recover Remind Resolve Shock Stands States Strengthen Terror Terrorism These Today United Us War]
There's a civic nationalism in Britain and dozens of other countries. Michael Ignatieff
[ Britain Civic Countries Dozens Nationalism Other]
The year 1915 was one of meager results, the advantages remaining on the side of the Central Powers, with this understanding, however: The Allies were growing stronger because Great Britain was making rapid progress in marshaling her resources for war. Kelly Miller
[ Advantages Allies Because Britain Central Great Growing Her However Making Meager Powers Progress Rapid Remaining Resources Results Side Stronger Understanding War Were Year]
Whoever would have guessed that in the land of cheap sausages and mashed potatoes there could be such a change which would actually bring the French from Paris every weekend to invade Britain en masse to eat great food and drink great wine. Robin Leach
[ Actually Bring Britain Change Cheap Could Drink Eat En Every Food French Great Guessed Invade Land Mashed Masse Paris Potatoes Sausages Such Weekend Which Whoever Wine Would]
They don't think we're in touch with modern Britain, or understand modern Britain or like modern Britain. Francis Maude
[ Britain Modern Think Touch Understand]
When you want to make it clear to the rest of the world that you are not an imperialist, the best countries to have with you are Britain and Spain. Bill Maher
[ Best Britain Clear Countries Imperialist Make Rest Spain Want World]
More than any other in Western Europe, Britain remains a country where a traveler has to think twice before indulging in the ordinary food of ordinary people. Joseph Lelyveld Food
[ Any Before Britain Country Europe Food Indulging More Ordinary Other Remains Than Think Traveler Twice Western Where]
At the moment, in Britain we're facing such enormous cutbacks in education programs and music programs and art programs that you feel you are knocking your head against a brick wall. Peter Maxwell Davies
[ Against Art Brick Britain Education Enormous Facing Feel Head Knocking Moment Music Programs Such Wall Your]
It is crystal clear to me that if Arabs put down a draft resolution blaming Israel for the recent earthquake in Iran it would probably have a majority, the U.S. would veto it and Britain and France would abstain. Amos Oz
[ Abstain Arabs Blaming Britain Clear Crystal Down Draft Earthquake France Iran Israel Majority Probably Put Recent Resolution Veto Would]
Margaret Thatcher, growing up in a bombed and battered Britain, derived a distrust which has grown with the years not just of Germany but of all continental Europe. Douglas Hurd
[ Battered Bombed Britain Continental Derived Distrust Europe Germany Growing Grown Just Margaret Thatcher Up Which Years]
Britain will be honoured by historians more for the way she disposed of an empire than for the way in which she acquired it. Lord Harlech
[ Acquired Britain Disposed Empire Historians Honoured More She Than Way Which Will]
In America journalism is apt to be regarded as an extension of history: in Britain, as an extension of conversation. Anthony Sampson
[ America Apt Britain Conversation Extension History Journalism Regarded]
I would point out that Japan's proposal at the Versailles Peace Conference on the principle of racial equality was rejected by delegates such as those from Britain and the United States. Hideki Tojo
[ Britain Conference Delegates Equality Japan Out Peace Point Principle Proposal Racial Rejected States Such Those United Versailles Would]
The honorable William Penn, late governor of Pennsylvania, was chosen agent to the Court of Britain, and directed to deliver the petition to the King himself and to endeavor by his personal influence to procure a favorable reception to this last address. Mercy Otis Warren
[ Address Agent Britain Chosen Court Deliver Directed Endeavor Favorable Governor Himself His Honorable Influence King Last Late Penn Pennsylvania Personal Petition Procure Reception William]
I have worked with this red all over the world - in Japan, California, France, Britain, Australia - a vein running round the earth. It has taught me about the flow, energy and life that connects one place with another. Andy Goldsworthy
[ Another Australia Britain California Connects Earth Energy Flow France Japan Life Over Place Red Round Running Taught Vein Worked World]
Labour is the party of law and order in Britain today. Tough on crime, tough on the causes of crime. Tony Blair
[ Britain Causes Crime Labour Law Order Party Today Tough]
If you lead a country like Britain, a strong country, a country which has taken a lead in world affairs in good times and in bad, a country that is always reliable, then you have to have a touch of iron about you. Margaret Thatcher
[ Affairs Always Bad Britain Country Good Iron Lead Reliable Strong Taken Then Times Touch Which World]
We discovered that there was a great deal of keen interest in America for the kinds of products that we thought could be produced here. Also there was an interest in Britain for Australian material generally. Ann Macbeth
[ Also America Australian Britain Could Deal Discovered Generally Great Here Interest Keen Kinds Material Produced Products Thought]
The British system had requirements, including Latin. I'm not positive you ever had to know Greek, but there are certainly kinds of curricula where you had to know Greek too. I think in Britain there was the most mindless, repetitive sort of learning. William Scott
[ Britain British Certainly Ever Greek Had Including Kinds Know Latin Learning Mindless Most Positive Repetitive Requirements Sort System Think Too Where]
What is our task? To make Britain a fit country for heroes to live in. David Lloyd George
[ Britain Country Fit Heroes Live Make Our Task]
We, Britain and Germany, can neither of us be happy about our handling of the Iraq war. Douglas Hurd
[ Britain Germany Handling Happy Iraq Neither Our Us War]
The trouble with the Labour Party leadership and the trade union leadership, they're quite willing to applaud millions on the streets of the Philippines or in Eastern Europe, without understanding the need to also produce millions of people on the streets of Britain. Arthur Scargill
[ Also Applaud Britain Eastern Europe Labour Leadership Millions Need Party Philippines Produce Quite Streets Trade Trouble Understanding Union Willing Without]
Mr. Churchill is proud of Britain's stand alone, after France had fallen and before America entered the War. Eamon de Valera
[ After Alone America Before Britain Churchill Entered Fallen France Had Mr Proud Stand War]
Only in Britain could it be thought a defect to be too clever by half. The probability is that too many people are too stupid by three-quarters. John Major
[ Britain Clever Could Defect Half Many Only Probability Stupid Thought Three-Quarters Too]
I think I owe it to myself and my fans in Britain to play one more Wimbledon. Goran Ivanisevic
[ Britain Fans More Myself Owe Play Think Wimbledon]
Unemployment is due to the large import of goods from Britain and other countries. The Government haven't used the powers which they have for the benefit of the country. Eamon de Valera
[ Benefit Britain Countries Country Due Goods Government Haven Import Large Other Powers Unemployment Used Which]
I couldn't walk down any street in Britain without being laughed at. It was a nightmare. My children were devastated because their dad was a figure of ridicule. David Icke
[ Any Because Being Britain Children Dad Devastated Down Figure Laughed Nightmare Ridicule Street Their Walk Were Without]
Here's the truth. The proposed top rate of income tax is not 50 per cent. It is 50 per cent plus 1.5 per cent national insurance paid by employees plus 13.3 per cent paid by employers. That's not 50 per cent. Two years from now, Britain will have the highest tax rate on earned income of any developed country. Andrew Lloyd Webber
[ Any Britain Cent Country Developed Earned Employees Employers Here Highest Income Insurance National Now Paid Per Plus Proposed Rate Tax Top Truth Two Will Years]
It is a cliche these days to observe that the United States now possesses a global empire - different from Britain's and Rome's but an empire nonetheless. Robert D. Kaplan
[ Britain Cliche Days Different Empire Global Nonetheless Now Observe Possesses Rome States These United]
Without Britain, Europe would remain only a torso. Ludwig Erhard
[ Britain Europe Only Remain Torso Without Would]
In all my novels, I deal with the many problems and prejudices which exist for Black people in Britain today. Buchi Emecheta
[ Black Britain Deal Exist Many Novels Prejudices Problems Today Which]
If the people in Britain knew the nature and disposition of the New England people as well as we do they would not find so many friends in England as I suppose they do. Nathaniel Smith
[ Britain Disposition England Find Friends Knew Many Nature New Suppose Well Would]
I am a passionate believer that Britain has benefited the whole world and that our heritage, our culture, our values and more importantly our people who created those things, are worth fighting for. Steve Blake
[ Am Believer Benefited Britain Created Culture Fighting Heritage Importantly More Our Passionate Things Those Values Whole World Worth]
The U.S. and Britain are incapable of controlling all of Iraq. Bashar al-Assad
[ Britain Controlling Incapable Iraq]
Something is happening to Britain and the British. Or has happened. We are said to be passing through a transition, or a turning point, or a transformation; nobody is quite sure which. Ferdinand Mount
[ Britain British Happened Happening Nobody Passing Point Quite Said Something Sure Through Transformation Transition Turning Which]
Mr. Speaker, on September 11, 2001, the United States was attacked, and Britain stood with us. This was not only an attack against America, but against the civilized world; and Britain understood this. Vito Fossella
[ Against America Attack Attacked Britain Civilized Mr Only September Speaker States Stood Understood United Us World]
The support in Britain made a big difference. Louise Woodward
[ Big Britain Difference Made Support]
I do not share the half-in, half-out attitude to the EU of some in Britain. Britain's place is in Europe. Peter Mandelson
[ Attitude Britain Eu Europe Place Share Some]
We were a Western civilisation, an English speaking civilisation, both NZ and Australia, and we had all these influences coming from both Great Britain and America to us; sending us their culture in the shape and form of movies and television. Richard O'Brien
[ America Australia Both Britain Civilisation Coming Culture English Form Great Had Influences Movies Sending Shape Speaking Television Their These Us Were Western]
Britain leads the way in fund raising. I am so proud of Britain. Sharon Osbourne
[ Am Britain Fund Leads Proud Raising Way]
The choice is not normally between the north and south. It might be between Britain and Europe. John Prescott
[ Between Britain Choice Europe Might Normally North South]
Britain is not a country that is easily rocked by revolution... In Britain our institutions evolve. We are a Fabian Society writ large. William Hamilton
[ Britain Country Easily Evolve Institutions Large Our Revolution Rocked Society Writ]
If the United States of America or Britain is having elections, they don't ask for observers from Africa or from Asia. But when we have elections, they want observers. Nelson Mandela Politics
[ Africa America Asia Ask Britain Elections Having Observers States United Want]
We've already seen proliferation. We started it with Britain, then France. Then we benignly let the Israelis do it. The Pakistanis and the Indians have recently done it. The Chinese have nuclear weapons. William Odom
[ Already Britain Chinese Done France Indians Israelis Nuclear Proliferation Recently Seen Started Then Weapons]
What Britain needs is an iron lady. Margaret Thatcher
[ Britain Iron Lady Needs]
The next few years are going to be horrendous in the UK. The last thing we need is a Somali pirate-style raid on the few wealth creators who still dare to navigate Britain's gale-force waters. Andrew Lloyd Webber
[ Britain Creators Dare Few Going Horrendous Last Navigate Need Next Raid Somali Still Thing Uk Waters Wealth Years]
Much of the aid we first gave to Russia we took away from what we promised Britain. So in a sense, Britain participated in a very real way in the recovery of Russia. W. Averell Harriman
[ Aid Away Britain First Gave Much Participated Promised Real Recovery Russia Sense Took Very Way]
Britain today is suffering from galloping obsolescence. Tony Benn
[ Britain Galloping Obsolescence Suffering Today]
However, because Britain is young and exciting, I did show my second line here once or twice. Vivienne Westwood
[ Because Britain Did Exciting Here However Line Once Second Show Twice Young]
Although I get so much fan mail from Great Britain, tell me, am I more famous there than Michael Madsen? Tom Sizemore
[ Although Am Britain Famous Fan Get Great Mail Michael More Much Tell Than]
I suppose I've always carried what is regarded as a bit of unnecessary baggage in Britain. I've always carried the charge that I am an intellectual in politics. Chris Patten
[ Always Am Baggage Bit Britain Carried Charge Intellectual Politics Regarded Suppose Unnecessary]
I couldn't speak Japanese very well, passport regulations were changing, I felt British, and my future was in Britain. And it would also make me eligible for literary awards. But I still think I'm regarded as one of their own in Japan. Kazuo Ishiguro
[ Also Awards Britain British Changing Eligible Felt Future Japan Japanese Literary Make Own Passport Regarded Regulations Speak Still Their Think Very Well Were Would]
Colonialism is an idea born in the West that drives Western countries - like France, Italy, Belgium, Great Britain - to occupy countries outside of Europe. Ahmed Ben Bella
[ Belgium Born Britain Colonialism Countries Drives Europe France Great Idea Italy Occupy Outside West Western]
The role of Italy and of Austria has diminished as has that of France and Britain; Germany and Japan have suffered catastrophically. Emily Greene Balch
[ Austria Britain Catastrophically Diminished France Germany Italy Japan Role Suffered]
For a time during the 1980s the Royal Family were not just the most influential family in Britain but probably in Europe and Prince Charles specifically was very much like a defacto Cabinet member and what he said actually had impact on public policy. Andrew Morton
[ Actually Britain Cabinet Charles During Europe Family Had Impact Influential Just Member Most Much Policy Prince Probably Public Royal Said Specifically Time Very Were]
Germany, Japan and, to a lesser extent, Britain and Italy, were lifted out of the debris of war by the Americans who poured in billions of dollars and forgave other billions in debts. Gordon Sinclair
[ Americans Billions Britain Debris Debts Dollars Extent Forgave Germany Italy Japan Lesser Lifted Other Out Poured War Were]
We have a large underclass in Britain, and a fairly low standard of education. Our best universities are extremely good, but a very significant proportion of the British population that comes out of compulsory schooling with very low standards of education. Nigel Short
[ Best Britain British Comes Compulsory Education Extremely Fairly Good Large Low Our Out Population Proportion Schooling Significant Standard Standards Universities Very]
Britain in the 1970s was undoubtedly an economic mess because of the oil price explosion. Barbara Castle
[ Because Britain Economic Explosion Mess Oil Price Undoubtedly]