The first requirement of politics is not intellect or stamina but patience. Politics is a very long run game and the tortoise will usually beat the hare.
Quote by John Major
The politician who never made a mistake never made a decision.
Only in Britain could it be thought a defect to be too clever by half....
Of course there are regrets. I shall regret always that I found my own authentic...
Society needs to condemn a little more and understand a little less.
I inherited a sick economy and passed on a sound one. But one abiding regret...
A consensus politician is someone who does something that he doesn't believe is right because...
Ronnie Barker will forever be remembered as one of the great comic actors.