Quotes: castle

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  • Alexander Chase
    Alexander Chase
    American journalist and editor 1926-
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    A man's home is his wife's castle.
  • Clare Boothe Luce
    Clare Boothe Luce
    American diplomat and writer 1903-1987
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    A man's home may seem to be his castle on the outside; inside, it is more often his nursery.
  • Edward Coke
    Edward Coke
    English barrister, judge and politician 1552-1634
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    A man's house is his castle
  • Barbara Castle
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    And that had a powerful appeal, particularly to those who had been denied the choice to stay on at school, to go to university, to be something else, other than going down the pit.
  • Barbara Castle
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    And that will increasingly dawn on people. The demand for controlling the commanding heights will grow.
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    And what always struck me about that war period was how even Churchill had to talk socialism to keep up people's morale.
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    Another example of that was that even during the economic problems of the 1945 government, we managed to carry out other aspects of our policy and other ideals. Through the establishment of national parks, for instance.
  • At some point in my life I'd honestly hoped love would rescue me from the cold, drafty castle I lived in. But at another point, much earlier I think, I'd quietly begun to hope for nothing at all in the way of love, so as not to be disappointed. It works. It gets to be a habit.
    Source: Animal Dreams
  • Bram Stoker
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    Before I left the castle I so fixed its entrances that never more can the Count enter there Undead.
  • Barbara Castle
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    Britain in the 1970s was undoubtedly an economic mess because of the oil price explosion.
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    He described how, as a boy of 14, his dad had been down the mining pit, his uncle had been down the pit, his brother had been down the pit, and of course he would go down the pit.
  • Barbara Castle
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    If you've got unemployment, low pay, that was just too bad. But that was the system. That was the sort of economy and philosophy against which I was fighting in the 1930s.
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    It is true that they paid much more attention to the trade unions because the trade unions were after all speaking for the rights and conditions of working men and women in their employment.
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    It might have been offset for us if the revenue from our own oil and natural gas that was just developing had been available to the Labor Government, but the oil revenues were just coming in when Labor fell in '79.
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    It was very much a cry for democratic control at that time. Above all, breaking the accomplished power of a few people to rule the lives of everybody else.
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