"It is an axiom, enforced by all the experience of the ages, that they who rule industrially will rule politically."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Aneurin Bevan on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Aneurin Bevan on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Aneurin Bevan on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Aneurin Bevan on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Aneurin Bevan on Mark Twain
"Reading is not a duty, and has consequently no business to be made disagreeable."
"Freedom is the by-product of economic surplus."
"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."