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Elections quotes

Elections quotes

The total collapse of the public opinion polls shows that this country is in good health. A country that developed an airtight system of finding out in advance what was in people’s minds would be uninhabitable. Elwyn Brooks White Bad officials are elected by good citizens who do not vote.  George Jean Nathan Politics is the gentle art of getting votes from the poor and campaign funds from the rich, by promising to protect each … Continue reading

The fashion world speaks out: ‘Without immigration, we’d be selling potato sacks

The fashion world speaks out: ‘Without immigration, we’d be selling potato sacks

Retailer Jigsaw, whose staff come from 45 countries, is latest to call for tolerance after the Brexit vote and US presidential election

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John Maynard Keynes Quotations

Marxian Socialism must always remain a portent to the historians of Opinion—how a doctrine so illogical and so dull can have exercised so powerful and enduring an influence over the minds of men, and, through them, the events of history. John Maynard Keynes The important thing for Government is not to do things which individuals are doing already, and to do them a little better or a little worse; but to do those things which … Continue reading