"Freedom is the by-product of economic surplus."
"Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under God is acknowledged."Aneurin Bevan on Ronald Reagan
"For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others."Aneurin Bevan on Nelson Mandela
"If you want total security, go to prison. There you're fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking... is freedom."Aneurin Bevan on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do. I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do."Aneurin Bevan on Robert A. Heinlein
"Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err."Aneurin Bevan on Mahatma Gandhi
"Reading is not a duty, and has consequently no business to be made disagreeable."
"It is an axiom, enforced by all the experience of the ages, that they who rule industrially will rule politically."
"Fascism is not in itself a new order of society. It is the future refusing to be born."
"Reactionary: a man walking backwards with his face to the future."
"It is not possible to create peace in the Middle East by jeopardizing the peace of the world."