Quotations that match 'labour'.

It goes without saying that the desire to accomplish the task with more confidence, to avoid wasting time and labour, and to spare our experimental animals as much as possible, made us strictly observe all the precautions taken by surgeons in respect to their patients. Ivan Pavlov
[ Accomplish Animals Avoid Confidence Desire Experimental Goes Labour Made More Much Observe Our Patients Possible Precautions Respect Saying Spare Strictly Surgeons Taken Task Their Time Us Wasting Without]
There can be no rise in the value of labour without a fall of profits. David Ricardo Finance
[ Fall Labour Profits Rise Value Without]
With this sweet hope of ultimate acceptance with God, I have always enjoyed much cheerfulness before men; but I have at the same time laboured incessantly to cultivate the deepest humiliation before God. Charles Simeon
[ Acceptance Always Before Cheerfulness Cultivate Deepest Enjoyed God Hope Humiliation Incessantly Men Much Same Sweet Time Ultimate]
Mountains will go into labour, and a silly little mouse will be born. Horace
[ Born Go Into Labour Little Mountains Mouse Silly Will]
The standing orders of the Parliamentary Party, however, apply to me, apply to every other Member of the Parliamentary Labour Party and they put into a context the way in which those rights to freedom of speech should be exercised. Ron Davies
[ Apply Context Every Exercised Freedom However Into Labour Member Orders Other Parliamentary Party Put Rights Should Speech Standing Those Way Which]
Let us go forward in this battle fortified by conviction that those who labour in the service of a great and good cause will never fail. Owen Arthur
[ Battle Cause Conviction Fail Fortified Forward Go Good Great Labour Never Service Those Us Will]
The Labour Party of today has fits of horrors of the very thought of somebody like me might saying that they bought in white Australia. But I believe they did. Colleen McCullough
[ Australia Believe Bought Did Fits Horrors Labour Might Party Saying Somebody Thought Today Very White]
Is anyone serious about the politics of happiness? David Cameron dipped a toe in the water, using the word lightly, but denying the hard policies it implies. Labour shies away from it, but should take up the challenge. Polly Toynbee
[ Anyone Away Cameron Challenge David Denying Dipped Happiness Hard Implies Labour Lightly Policies Politics Serious Should Take Toe Up Using Water Word]
It's a very good idea that we have a third term Labour government led by Tony Blair for a full term. Peter Mandelson
[ Blair Full Good Government Idea Labour Led Term Third Tony Very]
And if we must educate our poets and artists in science, we must educate our masters, labour and capital, in art. John B. S. Haldane
[ Art Artists Capital Educate Labour Masters Must Our Poets Science]
If a Labour movement, on a bourgeois basis, has hitherto existed in the country where the new movement is awakening it will certainly not disappear all at once. Karl Radek
[ Awakening Basis Bourgeois Certainly Country Disappear Existed Hitherto Labour Movement New Once Where Will]
After believing in promises made and never fulfilled by Labour, people have become increasingly disenchanted with the process assuming that all politicians will say anything to gain power, and then never follow through. Adam Rickitt
[ After Anything Assuming Become Believing Disenchanted Follow Fulfilled Gain Increasingly Labour Made Never Politicians Power Process Promises Say Then Through Will]
At each increase of knowledge, as well as on the contrivance of every new tool, human labour becomes abridged. Charles Babbage
[ Abridged Becomes Contrivance Each Every Human Increase Knowledge Labour New Tool Well]
We should begin to remind people they are always after your money and if you are on something around average earnings you really don't have that spare capacity to pay for all these follies that Labour keep spending their money on. John Redwood
[ After Always Around Average Begin Capacity Earnings Follies Keep Labour Money Pay Really Remind Should Something Spare Spending Their These Your]
What you need if you want jobs are small and medium sized enterprises, local initiatives, labour intensive work, community development, service providers and the like. Susan George
[ Community Development Enterprises Initiatives Intensive Jobs Labour Local Medium Need Providers Service Sized Small Want Work]
The general fact of surplus value, namely that the workmen does not get the full value of his labours, and that he is taken advantage of by the capitalist, is obvious. Edward Carpenter
[ Advantage Capitalist Does Fact Full General Get His Labours Namely Obvious Surplus Taken Value Workmen]
The poor have to labour in the face of the majestic equality of the law, which forbids the rich as well as the poor to sleep under bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread. Anatole France
[ Beg Bread Bridges Equality Face Forbids Labour Law Majestic Poor Rich Sleep Steal Streets Under Well Which]
The Labour Party is and always has been an instinctive part of my life. Roy Jenkins
[ Always Been Instinctive Labour Life Part Party]
British politics is more nuanced. Part of the problem with New Labour is that they are a moving target. Rory Bremner
[ British Labour More Moving New Nuanced Part Politics Problem Target]
Permanent success cannot be achieved except by incessant intellectual labour, always inspired by the ideal. Sarah Bernhardt
[ Achieved Always Cannot Except Ideal Incessant Inspired Intellectual Labour Permanent Success]
I love being in my garden. I don't plant a lot of exotic flora, but I do spend a lot of time outside doing manual labour. Jacqueline Bisset
[ Being Doing Exotic Flora Garden Labour Lot Love Manual Outside Plant Spend Time]
Dictatorships do cut down on rape, and pillage, not to mention sexual harassment, by the simple expedient of sending people to labour camps for life or cutting off their hands without a trial. Barbara Amiel
[ Camps Cut Cutting Dictatorships Down Expedient Hands Harassment Labour Life Mention Off Sending Sexual Simple Their Trial Without]
So there clearly is a sense in which the Labour Party here, certainly at State level is reaching out and connecting with people and reflecting the aspirations and needs of, you know the mass of ordinary Australians. Patricia Hewitt
[ Aspirations Australians Certainly Clearly Connecting Here Know Labour Level Mass Needs Ordinary Out Party Reaching Reflecting Sense State Which]
Shining through tears, like April suns in showers, that labour to overcome the cloud that loads 'em. Thomas Otway
[ April Cloud Em Labour Loads Overcome Shining Showers Suns Tears Through]
The half minute which we daily devote to the winding-up of our watches is an exertion of labour almost insensible; yet, by the aid of a few wheels, its effect is spread over the whole twenty-four hours. Charles Babbage
[ Aid Almost Daily Devote Effect Exertion Few Half Hours Insensible Labour Minute Our Over Spread Twenty-Four Watches Wheels Which Whole Yet]
I therefore set to work, and after two and a half years of not inconsiderable labour I now have the privilege and the satisfaction of accompanying the early volumes of the series with this preface. James Loeb
[ Accompanying After Early Half Inconsiderable Labour Now Privilege Satisfaction Series Set Therefore Two Volumes Work Years]
In individual industries where female labour pays an important role, any movement advocating better wages, shorter working hours, etc., would not be doomed from the start because of the attitude of those women workers who are not organized. Clara Zetkin
[ Advocating Any Attitude Because Better Doomed Etc Female Hours Important Individual Industries Labour Movement Organized Pays Role Shorter Start Those Wages Where Women Workers Working Would]
It is rather hard to be accused of shiftlessness and idleness when the accuser closes the avenue of labour and industrial pursuits to us. George H. White
[ Accused Accuser Avenue Closes Hard Idleness Industrial Labour Pursuits Rather Us]
But while we can never predict where events will take us or the unavoidable bills we will have to pay as a consequence, we must confront the ghastly truth of Labour's legacy. Liam Fox
[ Bills Confront Consequence Events Ghastly Labour Legacy Must Never Pay Predict Take Truth Unavoidable Us Where While Will]
Any reading not of a vicious species must be a good substitute for the amusements too apt to fill up the leisure of the labouring classes. James Madison
[ Amusements Any Apt Classes Fill Good Labouring Leisure Must Reading Species Substitute Too Up Vicious]
But I do not admit the comparison between your slaves and even the lowest class of European free labourers, for the former are allowed the exercise of no faculties but those which they enjoy in common with the brutes that perish. Fanny Kemble
[ Admit Allowed Between Brutes Class Common Comparison Enjoy European Even Exercise Faculties Former Free Lowest Perish Slaves Those Which Your]
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]
As someone who worked hard for a Labour victory in the 90s, do I regret it? Not really. It was bound to happen. And it'll happen with the next government, and the one after it. Because all governments serve us. They serve the filth. Stephen Fry
[ After Because Bound Filth Government Governments Happen Hard Labour Next Really Regret Serve Someone Us Victory Worked]
I am saying that in Wales here we have a very clear election commitment and I hope, and I will express this view, I hope that every individual member of the Labour Party, will understand that and will strive to achieve unity so that we can deliver the yes vote in the Autumn. Ron Davies
[ Achieve Am Autumn Clear Commitment Deliver Election Every Express Here Hope Individual Labour Member Party Saying Strive Understand Unity Very View Vote Wales Will Yes]
The system has for its object an increase of persons that are to intervene between the producer and the consumer, living on the product of the land and labour of others, diminishing the power of the first, and increasing the number of the last. Henry Charles Carey
[ Between Consumer Diminishing First Increase Increasing Intervene Labour Land Last Living Number Object Others Persons Power Producer Product System]
We belabour, I think, under a very heavy crust of consumerism really. Emma Thompson
[ Consumerism Crust Heavy Really Think Under Very]
So our problem is not Labour, it is us, is making us attractive enough to gain disillusioned Labour support and to compete effectively with the Lib Dems for those loose votes. Francis Maude
[ Attractive Compete Disillusioned Effectively Enough Gain Labour Lib Loose Making Our Problem Support Those Us Votes]
The labour Party has lost the last four elections. If they lose another, they get to keep the liberal party. Clive Anderson
[ Another Elections Four Get Keep Labour Last Liberal Lose Lost Party]
Labour was the first price, the original purchase - money that was paid for all things. It was not by gold or by silver, but by labour, that all wealth of the world was originally purchased. Adam Smith
[ First Gold Labour Money Original Originally Paid Price Purchase Purchased Silver Things Wealth World]
What made women's labour particularly attractive to the capitalists was not only its lower price but also the greater submissiveness of women. Clara Zetkin
[ Also Attractive Capitalists Greater Labour Lower Made Only Particularly Price Women]
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]
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 a man loves the labour of his trade, apart from any question of success or fame, the gods have called him. Robert Louis Stevenson
[ Any Apart Called Fame Gods Him His Labour Loves Man Question Success Trade]
Capitalist production, therefore, develops technology, and the combining together of various processes into a social whole, only by sapping the original sources of all wealth - the soil and the labourer. Karl Marx
[ Capitalist Combining Develops Into Labourer Only Original Processes Production Social Soil Sources Technology Therefore Together Various Wealth Whole]
What I've said in the past is that I want the Labour Party to approach this matter on the basis of unity. Ron Davies
[ Approach Basis Labour Matter Party Past Said Unity Want]
After an unremitting and severe labour of two days, we returned to our old encampment with the loss of some of my horses, and my men excessively fatigued. William Henry Ashley
[ After Days Encampment Excessively Fatigued Horses Labour Loss Men Old Our Returned Severe Some Two Unremitting]
The proportions, too, in which the capital that is to support labour, and the capital that is invested in tools, machinery and buildings, may be variously combined. David Ricardo
[ Buildings Capital Combined Invested Labour Machinery May Proportions Support Too Tools Variously Which]
But a rise in the wages of labour would not equally affect commodities produced with machinery quickly consumed, and commodities produced with machinery slowly consumed. David Ricardo
[ Affect Commodities Consumed Equally Labour Machinery Produced Quickly Rise Slowly Wages Would]
The stark reality facing us today is that without the labour reforms, workers will get neither the income nor jobs in the face of cut-throat global economic competition. Kim Y. Sam
[ Competition Economic Face Facing Get Global Income Jobs Labour Neither Nor Reality Reforms Stark Today Us Will Without Workers]
Then hast our the Red Stone perfect with less labour, expense of time and costs, for the which ever thank God. George Ripley
[ Costs Ever Expense God Hast Labour Less Our Perfect Red Stone Thank Then Time Which]
That the powers of labour, and of the other instruments which produce wealth, may be indefinitely increased by using their products as the means of further production. Nassau William Senior
[ Further Increased Indefinitely Instruments Labour May Means Other Powers Produce Production Products Their Using Wealth Which]
As to happiness in this life it is hardly compatible with that diminished respect which ever attends the relinquishing of labour. Anthony Trollope
[ Attends Compatible Diminished Ever Happiness Hardly Labour Life Respect Which]
The new generation of Labour is different. Different attitudes, different ideas, different ways of doing politics. Ed Miliband
[ Attitudes Different Doing Generation Ideas Labour New Politics Ways]
By far the greatest part of those goods which are the objects of desire, are procured by labour; and they may be multiplied, not in one country alone, but in many, almost without any assignable limit, if we are disposed to bestow the labour necessary to obtain them. David Ricardo
[ Almost Alone Any Bestow Country Desire Disposed Far Goods Greatest Labour Limit Many May Multiplied Necessary Objects Obtain Part Procured Them Those Which Without]
Costs of manufactured articles importantly depend on the cost of raw materials as well as labour. Charles E. Wilson
[ Articles Cost Costs Depend Importantly Labour Manufactured Materials Raw Well]
At this period the enthusiasm of the amateur was fast giving way to a more steady commercial instinct, and I let no opportunity slip of improving my position, but I felt that I was still labouring under the disadvantage of not having acquired some technical profession. Henry Bessemer
[ Acquired Amateur Commercial Disadvantage Enthusiasm Fast Felt Giving Having Improving Instinct Labouring More Opportunity Period Position Profession Slip Some Steady Still Technical Under Way]
He who labours, prays. Saint Aurelius Augustine
[ Labours Prays]
The trade unions and the Labour Party... failed miserably. Instead of giving concrete support, and calling upon workers to take industrial action, they did nothing. Arthur Scargill
[ Action Calling Concrete Did Failed Giving Industrial Instead Labour Miserably Nothing Party Support Take Trade Unions Upon Workers]
A firm, for instance, that does business in many countries of the world is driven to spend an enormous amount of time, labour, and money in providing for translation services. Edward Sapir
[ Amount Business Countries Does Driven Enormous Firm Instance Labour Many Money Providing Services Spend Time Translation World]
The natural consequence of our submission, even in part, to the system that looks to compelling the export of raw products, the exhaustion of the land, the cheapening of labour, and the export of the labourer. Henry Charles Carey
[ Compelling Consequence Even Exhaustion Export Labour Labourer Land Looks Natural Our Part Products Raw Submission System]
The prices of raw materials do not fluctuate directly with the labour cost of producing them. Charles E. Wilson
[ Cost Directly Fluctuate Labour Materials Prices Producing Raw Them]
Nothing has changed in our relationship with East West. We have no relationship with East West. We've been withholding our labour for almost seven years now. Andrew Eldritch
[ Almost Been Changed East Labour Nothing Now Our Relationship Seven West Withholding Years]
First of all it has never been the case that I have threatened people with expulsion or that I've threatened to throw people out of the Parliamentary Labour Party. Ron Davies
[ Been Case Expulsion First Labour Never Out Parliamentary Party Threatened Throw]
At Leeds the idea of an international labour organization appeared in a trade-union text which also drew attention to the danger to the working classes inherent in the existence of international capitalist competition. Leon Jouhaux
[ Also Appeared Attention Capitalist Classes Competition Danger Drew Existence Idea Inherent International Labour Leeds Organization Text Which Working]
Following the rise of the Labour Party it seemed reasonable, in 1927, to expect, or at least hope, that co-operation for the common good might gradually replace the competitiveness of capitalism. Dora Russell
[ Capitalism Co-Operation Common Competitiveness Expect Following Good Gradually Hope Labour Least Might Party Reasonable Replace Rise Seemed]
It's quite ironic I suppose, it's that thing about being in a group when you all start out as friends and then invariably end up hating each other. So I just thought they needed telling really, in case they were labouring under the apprehension that they were still friends. Peter Hook
[ Apprehension Being Case Each End Friends Group Hating Invariably Ironic Just Labouring Needed Other Out Quite Really Start Still Suppose Telling Then Thing Thought Under Up Were]
It is to be feared that those who emigrate to New South Wales, generally anticipate too great facility in their future operations and certainty of success in conducting them; but they should recollect that competency cannot be obtained without labour. Charles Sturt
[ Anticipate Cannot Certainty Conducting Emigrate Facility Feared Future Generally Great Labour New Obtained Operations Recollect Should South Success Their Them Those Too Wales Without]
The problem we have is not Labour, in however it is configured. Francis Maude
[ However Labour Problem]
You get people talking about being worried about their art, and dances... their culture being wiped out or taken over, and yet these same people are taking advantage of their people to use them as cheap labour. Arlo Guthrie
[ Advantage Art Being Cheap Culture Dances Get Labour Out Over Same Taken Taking Talking Their Them These Use Wiped Worried Yet]
All labour is directed towards producing some effect. Alfred Marshall
[ Directed Effect Labour Producing Some Towards]
It's estimated that there may be two hundred and fifty million children in the world engaged in some form of exploitative child labour. Carol Bellamy
[ Child Children Engaged Estimated Exploitative Fifty Form Hundred Labour May Million Some Two World]
Joy is of the will which labours, which overcomes obstacles, which knows triumph. William Butler Yeats
[ Joy Knows Labours Obstacles Overcomes Triumph Which Will]
But the branches of industry are so multifarious, the divisions of labour so minutes and manifold, that it seems at first almost impossible to reduce them to any system. Henry Mayhew
[ Almost Any Branches Divisions First Impossible Industry Labour Manifold Minutes Reduce Seems System Them]
If a commodity were in no way useful, - in other words, if it could in no way contribute to our gratification, - it would be destitute of exchangeable value, however scarce it might be, or whatever quantity of labour might be necessary to procure it. David Ricardo
[ Commodity Contribute Could Destitute Exchangeable Gratification However Labour Might Necessary Other Our Procure Quantity Scarce Useful Value Way Were Whatever Words Would]
From labour health, from health contentment spring; contentment opes the source of every joy. James Beattie
[ Contentment Every Health Joy Labour Source Spring]
Our recent 5-year labour agreements, in Canada as well as the United States, are based upon experience, logic and principle rather than on pressure, propaganda and force. Charles E. Wilson
[ Agreements Based Canada Experience Force Labour Logic Our Pressure Principle Propaganda Rather Recent States Than United Upon Well]
This constitution recognises the need for social dialogue involving labour and management; it involves trade unions in the decision-making process; it has a social vision founded on social dialogue. Jean-Pierre Raffarin
[ Constitution Decision-Making Dialogue Founded Involves Involving Labour Management Need Process Recognises Social Trade Unions Vision]
The television critic, whatever his pretensions, does not labour in the same vineyard as those he criticizes; his grapes are all sour. Frederic Raphael
[ Critic Criticizes Does Grapes His Labour Pretensions Same Sour Television Those Vineyard Whatever]
I have moved on from being a British parliamentarian, I have moved on from being a New Labour politician, I have moved on from being the supporter in the active day-to-day sense of Tony Blair. Peter Mandelson
[ Active Being Blair British Day-To-Day Labour Moved New Politician Sense Supporter Tony]
My public life is before you; and I know you will believe me when I say, that when I sit down in solitude to the labours of my profession, the only questions I ask myself are, What is right? What is just? What is for the public good? Joseph Howe
[ Ask Before Believe Down Good Just Know Labours Life Myself Only Profession Public Questions Right Say Sit Solitude Will]
I cannot now change my style, which I acquired, as you can imagine, by dint of labour. Henri Rousseau
[ Acquired Cannot Change Dint Imagine Labour Now Style Which]
Wisdom alone is true ambition's aim, wisdom the source of virtue, and of fame, obtained with labour, for mankind employed, and then, when most you share it, best enjoyed. William Whitehead
[ Aim Alone Ambition Best Employed Enjoyed Fame Labour Mankind Most Obtained Share Source Then True Virtue Wisdom]
Enable every woman who can work to take her place on the labour front, under the principle of equal pay for equal work. Mao Tse-Tung
[ Enable Equal Every Front Her Labour Pay Place Principle Take Under Woman Work]
The labour of the farmers, no doubt is of greater value than the financial capacity of the government and non-government institutions which can only play a supportive role. Girma Woldegiorgis
[ Capacity Doubt Farmers Financial Government Greater Institutions Labour Only Play Role Supportive Than Value Which]
Elections are also about the future - the pledges that we are making for this country. For those who care about equality and fairness in the UK, and beyond, Labour really is the only choice. Anne Campbell
[ Also Beyond Care Choice Country Elections Equality Fairness Future Labour Making Only Pledges Really Those Uk]
We hope that the plain people - the labourers and small farmers - will take this opportunity of coming together and working out the National programme. Eamon de Valera
[ Coming Farmers Hope National Opportunity Out Plain Programme Small Take Together Will Working]
And it seems to me in that experience may lie at least some of the clues for policy development perhaps constitutional changes as well that Labour will need to make at the national level too. Patricia Hewitt
[ Changes Clues Constitutional Development Experience Labour Least Level Lie Make May National Need Perhaps Policy Seems Some Too Well Will]
My father was a civil servant, fairly sort of middle ranking, low to middle ranking. He worked almost entirely in what was then called Administrative Labour, dealing with employment and unemployment issues. John Hume
[ Administrative Almost Called Civil Dealing Employment Entirely Fairly Father Issues Labour Low Middle Ranking Servant Sort Then Unemployment Worked]
I will not become a Napoleon nor an Alexander, and labour for my own ambition; but I will labour for freedom and for the moral well-being of man. Lajos Kossuth
[ Alexander Ambition Become Freedom Labour Man Moral Napoleon Nor Own Well-Being Will]
We must not expect a full-scale peaceful revolution every time a Labour Government is elected. Roy Jenkins
[ Elected Every Expect Full-Scale Government Labour Must Peaceful Revolution Time]
The first of all commodities to be exchanged is labour, and the freedom of man consists only in the exercise of the right to determine for himself in what manner his labour shall be employed, and how he will dispose of its products. Henry Charles Carey
[ Commodities Consists Determine Dispose Employed Exchanged Exercise First Freedom Himself His How Labour Man Manner Only Products Right Shall Will]
Singles needed to come back. And what I tried to do in my online experiment was to change the rules for myself and make available at a more regular pace the fruits of my labour, for people who decided they wanted to support my recordings. Todd Rundgren
[ Available Back Change Come Decided Experiment Fruits Labour Make More Myself Needed Online Pace Recordings Regular Rules Singles Support Tried Wanted]
We need to keep this Labour government, it has a good chance of another term. Clare Short
[ Another Chance Good Government Keep Labour Need Term]
The ceaseless labour of your life is to build the house of death. Michel de Montaigne
[ Build Ceaseless Death House Labour Life Your]
Wisdom alone is true ambition's aim, wisdom is the source of virtue and of fame; obtained with labour, for mankind employed, and then, when most you share it, best enjoyed. Alfred North Whitehead
[ Aim Alone Ambition Best Employed Enjoyed Fame Labour Mankind Most Obtained Share Source Then True Virtue Wisdom]
And, I hope now that everybody understands that the Labour Party - as it always has done - stands for free speech and individual Members of the Labour Party are entitled to exercise that free speech. Ron Davies
[ Always Done Entitled Everybody Exercise Free Hope Individual Labour Members Now Party Speech Stands Understands]
We cannot suppose therefore that God has made an order of beings, with such mental qualities and powers, for the sole purpose of being used as beasts, or instruments of labour. Thomas Clarkson
[ Beasts Being Beings Cannot God Instruments Labour Made Mental Order Powers Purpose Qualities Sole Such Suppose Therefore Used]
The Labour Party's election manifesto is the longest suicide note in history. Greg Knight
[ Election History Labour Longest Manifesto Note Party Suicide]
A convention was drawn up on June 17, 1925, in which the principle of supervision, as opposed to that of simple propaganda, was recognized, thanks to the efforts of the labour members, of whom I was one. Leon Jouhaux
[ Convention Drawn Efforts June Labour Members Opposed Principle Propaganda Recognized Simple Supervision Thanks Up Which Whom]
The more worrying feature of the new global corporate structures is their capacity to devastate national labour markets by transferring their operations to cheaper locations overseas. Fredric Jameson
[ Capacity Cheaper Corporate Devastate Feature Global Labour Locations Markets More National New Operations Overseas Structures Their Transferring Worrying]
Children sweeten labours, but they make misfortunes more bitter. Francis Bacon
[ Bitter Children Labours Make Misfortunes More Sweeten]
Wake the power within thee slumbering, trim the plot that's in thy keeping, thou wilt bless the task when reaping sweet labour's prize. John Stuart Blackie
[ Bless Keeping Labour Plot Power Prize Reaping Slumbering Sweet Task Thee Thou Thy Trim Wake Wilt Within]
I know that the right kind of political leader for the Labour Party is a desiccated calculating machine. Aneurin Bevan
[ Calculating Kind Know Labour Leader Machine Party Political Right]
My first real breakthrough collided with the last months of Callaghan's Labour government, which had every intention of enjoying my success as much as I did. Peter Straub
[ Breakthrough Did Enjoying Every First Government Had Intention Labour Last Months Much Real Success Which]
For it is we who must pray for our daily bread, and if He grants it to us, it is only through our labour, our skill and preparation. Paracelsus
[ Bread Daily Grants Labour Must Only Our Pray Preparation Skill Through Us]
An influential member of parliament has not only to pay much money to become such, and to give time and labour, he has also to sacrifice his mind too - at least all the characteristics part of it that which is original and most his own. Walter Bagehot
[ Also Become Characteristics Give His Influential Labour Least Member Mind Money Most Much Only Original Own Parliament Part Pay Sacrifice Such Time Too Which]
Thus in such a Labour Party there can be no question of independent policy. Karl Radek
[ Independent Labour Party Policy Question Such Thus]
If the quantity of labour realized in commodities, regulate their exchangeable value, every increase of the quantity of labour must augment the value of that commodity on which it is exercised, as every diminution must lower it. David Ricardo
[ Augment Commodities Commodity Diminution Every Exchangeable Exercised Increase Labour Lower Must Quantity Realized Regulate Their Value Which]
I was a Labour Party man but I found myself to the left of the Labour party in Nelson, militant as that was. I came to London and in a few months I was a Trotskyist. C. L. R. James
[ Came Few Found Labour Left London Man Militant Months Myself Nelson Party Trotskyist]
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]
We must ensure that while eliminating child labor in the export industry, we are also eliminating their labour from the informal sector, which is more invisible to public scrutiny - and thus leaves the children more open to abuse and exploitation. Carol Bellamy
[ Abuse Also Child Children Eliminating Ensure Exploitation Export Industry Informal Invisible Labor Labour Leaves More Must Open Public Scrutiny Sector Their Thus Which While]
For reforms ameliorate the situation of the working class, they lighten the weight of the chains labour is burdened with by capitalism, but they are not sufficient to crush capitalism and to emancipate the workers from their tyranny. Clara Zetkin
[ Burdened Capitalism Chains Class Crush Emancipate Labour Lighten Reforms Situation Sufficient Their Tyranny Weight Workers Working]
We should always look upon ourselves as God's servants, placed in God's world, to do his work; and accordingly labour faithfully for him; not with a design to grow rich and great, but to glorify God, and do all the good we possibly can. David Brainerd
[ Accordingly Always Design Faithfully Glorify God Good Great Grow Him His Labour Look Ourselves Placed Possibly Rich Servants Should Upon Work World]
The most important lesson of New Labour is this: Every time we made progress we did it by challenging the conventional wisdom. Ed Miliband
[ Challenging Conventional Did Every Important Labour Lesson Made Most New Progress Time Wisdom]
A rise of wages from this cause will, indeed, be invariably accompanied by a rise in the price of commodities; but in such cases, it will be found that labour and all commodities have not varied in regard to each other, and that the variation has been confined to money. David Ricardo
[ Accompanied Been Cases Cause Commodities Confined Each Found Indeed Invariably Labour Money Other Price Regard Rise Such Variation Varied Wages Will]
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]
But if inventions have increased man's power over nature very much, then the real value of money is better measured for some purposes in labour than in commodities. Alfred Marshall
[ Better Commodities Increased Inventions Labour Man Measured Money Much Nature Over Power Purposes Real Some Than Then Value Very]
One day I heard a speech of Hitler. In this speech he said that the German factory worker and the German labourer must make common cause with the German intellectual worker. Fritz Sauckel
[ Cause Common Day Factory German Heard Hitler Intellectual Labourer Make Must Said Speech Worker]
The labour movement had the best opportunity in 50 years to transform not merely an industrial situation and win an important battle for workers in struggle, but an opportunity to change the government of the day. Arthur Scargill
[ Battle Best Change Day Government Had Important Industrial Labour Merely Movement Opportunity Situation Struggle Transform Win Workers Years]
We just have to be crystal clear that if we were to abandon all the reforms made over some very painful years in the Labour party, we would be consigned back to opposition. Patricia Hewitt
[ Abandon Back Clear Crystal Just Labour Made Opposition Over Painful Party Reforms Some Very Were Would Years]
The capitalists speculate on the two following factors: the female worker must be paid as poorly as possible and the competition of female labour must be employed to lower the wages of male workers as much as possible. Clara Zetkin
[ Capitalists Competition Employed Factors Female Following Labour Lower Male Much Must Paid Poorly Possible Speculate Two Wages Worker Workers]
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]
To say of a picture, as is often said in its praise, that it shows great and earnest labour, is to say that it is incomplete and unfit for view. James Mcneill Whistler
[ Earnest Great Incomplete Labour Often Picture Praise Said Say Shows Unfit View]
A Labour party is not a debating club, it is a party of action. Karl Radek
[ Action Club Debating Labour Party]
You have to be very rich to afford Labour, with 66 tax rises since they came in power. John Redwood
[ Afford Came Labour Power Rich Rises Since Tax Very]
At the age of nineteen and a half, I went to the Land of Israel to till its soil and live by the labour of my hands. As I did not find work, I sought my livelihood elsewhere. Shmuel Y. Agnon
[ Age Did Elsewhere Find Half Hands Israel Labour Land Live Livelihood Nineteen Soil Sought Till Went Work]
If the Labour party goes back to reasserting its socialist and democratic beliefs, that's where I belong. Shirley Williams
[ Back Beliefs Belong Democratic Goes Labour Party Socialist Where]
Contrast that with the call of the Liberal Democrats in April, when they were prepared to call upon the British people to participate in a 24-hour strike. It shows how far to the right the Labour Party's gone. Arthur Scargill
[ April British Call Contrast Democrats Far Gone How Labour Liberal Participate Party Prepared Right Shows Strike Upon Were]
New legislation has just been adopted by the International Labour Organization on the Worst Forms of Child Labor, such as bonded labour, prostitution and hazardous work. Carol Bellamy
[ Adopted Been Bonded Child Forms Hazardous International Just Labor Labour Legislation New Organization Such Work Worst]
I didn't come into politics to change the Labour Party. I came into politics to change the country. Tony Blair
[ Came Change Come Country Into Labour Party Politics]
I have never been afraid to stand up to the leadership on issues where we disagree. If you chose to keep Cambridge Labour, then I can continue to press the Government for the things that matter to you, in a way that members of the opposition are unable to. Anne Campbell
[ Afraid Been Cambridge Chose Continue Disagree Government Issues Keep Labour Leadership Matter Members Never Opposition Press Stand Then Things Unable Up Way Where]
It is not by the absolute quantity of produce obtained by either class, that we can correctly judge of the rate of profit, rent, and wages, but by the quantity of labour required to obtain that produce. David Ricardo
[ Absolute Class Correctly Either Judge Labour Obtain Obtained Produce Profit Quantity Rate Rent Required Wages]
When you cease from labour, fill up your time in reading, meditation, and prayer: and while your hands are labouring, let your heart be employed, as much as possible, in divine thoughts. David Brainerd
[ Cease Divine Employed Fill Hands Heart Labour Labouring Meditation Much Possible Prayer Reading Thoughts Time Up While Your]
In labouring to be concise, I become obscure. Horace
[ Become Concise Labouring Obscure]
I said I thought female labour of the sort exacted from these slaves, and corporal chastisement such as they endure, must be abhorrent to any manly or humane man. Fanny Kemble
[ Abhorrent Any Chastisement Corporal Endure Female Humane Labour Man Manly Must Said Slaves Sort Such These Thought]
An atmosphere of beliefs and conceptions has been formed by the labours and struggles of our forefathers, which enables us to breathe amid the various and complex circumstances of our life. William Kingdon Clifford
[ Amid Atmosphere Been Beliefs Breathe Circumstances Complex Conceptions Enables Forefathers Formed Labours Life Our Struggles Us Various Which]
I'm still batting away on my politics for the Labour Party. I'm much further to the left of them than I used to be, but that's because they've moved, not me. Billy Bragg
[ Away Batting Because Further Labour Left Moved Much Party Politics Still Than Them Used]
Gold and silver, like other commodities, have an intrinsic value, which is not arbitrary, but is dependent on their scarcity, the quantity of labour bestowed in procuring them, and the value of the capital employed in the mines which produce them. David Ricardo Finance
[ Arbitrary Bestowed Capital Commodities Dependent Employed Gold Intrinsic Labour Mines Other Produce Quantity Scarcity Silver Their Them Value Which]
I hesitated, too, because for better or worse, I have been one of the principal architects of New Labour and I have worked closely with Tony Blair and the team for nearly 20 years. Peter Mandelson
[ Architects Because Been Better Blair Closely Hesitated Labour Nearly New Principal Team Tony Too Worked Worse Years]
We were in a great, seething moment in the 1970s. There was a new Labour government and everything seemed full of hope... But, as we got older and we saw how much women's behaviour contributed to what was wrong, we stopped being able to see ourselves purely as. Helen Garner
[ Able Behaviour Being Contributed Everything Full Got Government Great Hope How Labour Moment Much New Older Ourselves Purely Saw See Seemed Seething Stopped Were Women Wrong]
Making a cartoon occupied usually about three full days, two spent in labour and one in removing the appearance of labour. David Low
[ Appearance Cartoon Days Full Labour Making Occupied Removing Spent Three Two Usually]
Scarce any problem will appear more hard and difficult, than that of determining the distance of the Sun from the Earth very near the truth: but even this... will without much labour be effected. Edmond Halley
[ Any Appear Determining Difficult Distance Earth Effected Even Hard Labour More Much Near Problem Scarce Sun Than Truth Very Will Without]
Now, I think that in acknowledging that every individual Member of Parliament and indeed every individual member of the Labour Party, has rights to express their view in a spirit of tolerance. Ron Davies
[ Acknowledging Every Express Indeed Individual Labour Member Now Parliament Party Rights Spirit Their Think Tolerance View]
But how odd that in this heathen nation of empty pews, where churches' bare, ruined choirs are converted into luxury loft living, a Labour government - yes, a Labour government - is deliberately creating a huge expansion of faith schools. Polly Toynbee
[ Bare Choirs Churches Converted Creating Deliberately Empty Expansion Faith Government Heathen How Huge Into Labour Living Loft Luxury Nation Odd Ruined Schools Where Yes]
We have an extreme rightwing government in this country, although it's called the Labour government. John Pilger
[ Although Called Country Extreme Government Labour]
And some of what we're doing in Government even now, some of the welfare reform programs that are helping lone mothers come into work are based on things that were very new under the Labour Government in the eighties. Patricia Hewitt
[ Based Come Doing Eighties Even Government Helping Into Labour Lone Mothers New Now Programs Reform Some Things Under Very Welfare Were Work]
Well, yeah. At a certain point, you've got to be really honest with yourself. Like, 'Why am I doing this? What are my motivations?' Like, if you get into it because you want to be famous? Then you've got a long row to hoe. But if you really feel like it's a labour of love and it's something you're actually legitimately good at, then it's not that hard to keep plugging away. Will Arnett
[ Actually Am Away Because Certain Doing Famous Feel Get Good Got Hard Honest Into Keep Labour Legitimately Long Love Motivations Plugging Point Really Row Something Then Want Well Why Yeah Yourself]
Judge men less by the labels they wear than by their persistent labour for sure if slow progress. John Burns
[ Judge Labels Labour Less Men Persistent Progress Slow Sure Than Their Wear]
In general, if signs of sectarianism do appear in a Socialist Party, these are only the products of the absence of a broad Labour movement in the country. Karl Radek
[ Absence Appear Broad Country General Labour Movement Only Party Products Sectarianism Signs Socialist These]
Today 23 years ago dear Grandmama died. I wonder what she would have thought of a Labour Government. King George V
[ Ago Dear Died Government Labour She Thought Today Wonder Would Years]
Our thoughts fly therefore by themselves in this festive hour of our plant community, to the man whom we thank for the ressurection of our Nation: Adolf Hitler, the patron of German labour and German art. Gustav Krupp
[ Adolf Art Community Festive Fly German Hitler Hour Labour Man Nation Our Patron Plant Thank Themselves Therefore Thoughts Whom]
Crime is only the worst example, but it is a paradigm for other Labour policy disasters. No one tells the voters that crime is falling: let them stay scared senseless. Polly Toynbee
[ Crime Disasters Example Falling Labour Only Other Paradigm Policy Scared Senseless Stay Tells Them Voters Worst]
In comparing therefore the value of the same commodity, at different periods of time, the consideration of the comparative skill and intensity of labour, required for that particular commodity, needs scarcely to be attended to, as it operates equally at both periods. David Ricardo
[ Attended Both Commodity Comparative Comparing Consideration Different Equally Intensity Labour Needs Operates Particular Periods Required Same Scarcely Skill Therefore Time Value]
It is no secret that the fruits of language study are in no sort of relation to the labour spent on teaching and learning them. Edward Sapir
[ Fruits Labour Language Learning Relation Secret Sort Spent Study Teaching Them]
The reward of labour is life. Is that not enough? William Morris
[ Enough Labour Life Reward]