Let's not be afraid to speak the common sense truth: you can't have high standards without good discipline.
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I believe we should reframe our response to climate change as an imperative for growth rather than merely being a way of being green or meeting environmental commitments.
I don't think my principles change. I think the way in which you apply those principles to modern society changes.
When a Cabinet Minister who is sacked for telling lies is re-appointed, in the face of every constitutional convention, only for the same man to be sacked again from the same Cabinet for the same offence by the same Prime Minister no wonder the public are cynical about politics.
It's really necessary for the United States to continue to give strong leadership to the Middle East peace process, supported by European countries at the same time.
To the teacher weighed down with paperwork, I say: you've been messed around too often. You came into teaching to spend your time teaching children not filling in forms.
When the Lord Chancellor violates the trust of his great office of state to solicit party donations from people whose careers he can control, and then says I'm not sorry, and I'd do it again no wonder the public think that power has gone to their heads.
Spending only what the country can afford, rewarding savings, encouraging independence, supporting marriage: people know that these things are common sense.
We have to face the reality of climate change. It is arguably the biggest threat we are facing today.
There is no budget for travel for a Shadow Foreign Secretary.
Inspiring scenes of people taking the future of their countries into their own hands will ignite greater demands for good governance and political reform elsewhere in the world, including in Asia and in Africa.
All sciences are now under the obligation to prepare the ground for the future task of the philosopher, which is to solve the problem of value, to determine the true hierarchy of values.
It would be very glamorous to be reincarnated as a great big ring on Liz Taylor's finger.
God writes the Gospel not in the Bible alone, but also on trees, and in the flowers and clouds and stars.
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.
Urban America has been redlined. Government has not offered tax incentives for investment, as it has in a dozen foreign markets. Banks have redlined it. Industries have moved out, they've redlined it. Clearly, to break up the redlining process, there must be incentives to green-line with hedges against risk.
Ages of experience have taught humanity that the commitment of a husband and wife to love and to serve one another promotes the welfare of children and the stability of society.
Essentially, I'm untrained, so I just go with my imagination and try to put myself as solidly as I can into the shoes of whatever person I'm going to be playing.
I'm very pleased to be here. Let's face it, at my age I'm very pleased to be anywhere.
God not only plays dice, He also sometimes throws the dice where they cannot be seen.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.