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Chris Patten Quotes

(1944), British Statesman, Governor of Hong Kong

In a democracy everybody has a right to be represented, including the jerks.

Category: Democracy

Green politics at its worst amounts to a sort of Zen fascism; less extreme, it denounces growth and seeks to stop the world so that we can all get off.

Category: Ecology

There is a sort of exotic preposterousness about a lot of elections, the way arguments are made even cruder.

Category: Elections