"Productive power is the foundation of a country's economic strength."
"We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot."Stafford Cripps on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Stafford Cripps on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved."Stafford Cripps on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Stafford Cripps on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Stafford Cripps on Ernest Hemingway
"Gandhi has asked that the British Government should walk out of India and leave the Indian people to settle differences among themselves, even if it means chaos and confusion."
"Reasoned arguments and suggestions which make allowance for the full difficulties of the state of war that exists may help, and will always be listened to with respect and sympathy."