Tony benn Quotes

"There are two flames burning in the human heart...

"There are two flames burning in the human heart. The flame of anger against injustice, and the flame of hope you can build a better world" - Tony Benn
📅︎ Feb 28
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"There are two flames burning in the human heart...

"There are two flames burning in the human heart. The flame of anger against injustice, and the flame of hope you can build a better world" - Tony Benn
📅︎ Feb 27
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“But if there is hope, it lies in ordinary working people. When you put it in wo...

“But if there is hope, it lies in ordinary working people. When you put it in words it sounds reasonable: it is when you look at the human beings passing you on the pavement that it becomes an act of faith.” ― Tony Benn, (Arguments for Socialism)
📅︎ Jan 17
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"If we can find the money to...

"If we can find the money to kill people, we can find the money to help people." - Tony Benn
📅︎ Dec 08
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"The real division in society is between those who create the wealth by w...

"The real division in society is between those who create the wealth by working and those who own the wealth. Those who own the wealth have far too much power and they use it to control those who create the wealth." - Tony Benn
📅︎ Jan 16
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"Socialism is the flame of anger agai...

"Socialism is the flame of anger against injustice and the flame of hope that you can build a better world" - Tony Benn
📅︎ Dec 09
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"If we can find the money to...

"If we can find the money to kill people, we can find the money to help poeple" ~ Tony Benn
📅︎ Jun 22
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"No one with power likes democracy and that is why every generation must...

"No one with power likes democracy and that is why every generation must struggle to win it and keep it. Including you and me. Here and Now." Tony Benn (April 3, 1925 - March 14, 2014) British writer, orator, and politician
📅︎ Mar 03
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"What fools we are, to live in of a generation for wh...

"What fools we are, to live in of a generation for which war is a computer game for our children, and just an interesting little Channel Four news item." - Tony Benn
📅︎ Apr 06
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“I think there are two ways in which people are controlled. Fi...

“I think there are two ways in which people are controlled. First of all frighten people and secondly, demoralise them. An educated, healthy and confident nation is harder to govern." Tony Benn
📅︎ Jun 23
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If one meets a powerful person ask them five questions: "What power hav...

If one meets a powerful person ask them five questions: "What power have you got? Where did you get it from? In whose interests do you exercise it? To whom are you accountable? And how can we get rid of you?" - Tony Benn
📅︎ Mar 08
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