"I'm in exactly the same position as everybody else who has a small business. I mean I get loads of money, all from different sources. You give it to your accountant. They manage it."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Kenneth Robert Livingstone on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Kenneth Robert Livingstone on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Kenneth Robert Livingstone on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Kenneth Robert Livingstone on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Kenneth Robert Livingstone on Abraham Lincoln
"I do the gardening."
"I came into politics because I wished to change things. You can't do that by lying to people you have to educate, and persuade, and carry them with you - and it's often a long haul."
"I loathe and detest all this trivialisation of politics."
"Politics is not a healthy lifestyle."
"Short of being prime minister there isn't a better job in British politics than running London."