Political Insults & Putdowns
1. Quotes and Insulting Quotations from Sir Winston Churchill
He is one of those orators of whom it was well said. Before they get up, they do not know what they are going to say;when they are speaking, they do not know what they are saying;and when they have sat down, they do not know what they have said
I remember when I was a child, being taken to the celebrated Barnum's Circus, which contained an exhibition of freaks and monstrosities, but the exhibit on the programme which I most desired to see was the one described as "The Boneless Wonder". My parents judged that the spectacle would be too demoralising and revolting for my youthful eye and I have waited fifty years, to see the The Boneless Wonder sitting on the Treasury Bench.
A curious mixture of geniality and venom
Mr Gladstone read Homer for fun, which I thought served him right
The happy warrior of Squandermania
Unless the right honourable gentleman changes his policy and methods and moves without the slightest delay, he will be as great a curse to this country in peace as he was a squalid nuisance in time of war
They are not fit to manage a whelk stall
There he stalks, that wuthering height
A sheep in sheep's clothing
A modest man, who has much to be modest about
An empty taxi arrived at 10 Downing Street, and when the door was opened, Atlee got out
He delivers his speech with an expression of wounded guilt
There but for the grace of God, goes God
I wish Stanley Baldwin no ill, but it would have been much better if he had never lived
The candle in that great turnip has gone out
He occasionally stumbled over the truth, but hastily picked himself up and hurried on as if nothing had happened
Mr Chamberlain loves the working man, he loves to see him work
He always played the game, and he always lost it
He looked at foreign affairs through the wrong end of a municipal drainpipe
At the depths of that dusty soul there is nothing but abject surrender
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile hoping it will eat him last
Lady Astor to Churchill "Winston, if you were my husband I would flavour your coffee with poison"
Bessie Braddock to Churchill "Winston, your drunk!"
The greatest cross I have to bear is the cross of Lorraine
In defeat unbeatable, in victory unbearable
What could you hope to achieve except to be sunk in a bigger and more expensive ship this time
A riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma
it becomes still more difficult to reconcile Japanese action with prudence or even with sanity
Cultured people are merely the glittering scum which floats upon the deep river of production
When I am abroad I always make it a rule never to criticise or attack the Government of my country. I make up for lost time when I am at home.
I am never going to have anything more to do with politics or politicians. When this war is over I shall confine myself entirely to writing and painting
2. Quotes and Insulting Quotations from Margaret Thatcher
You don't reach Downing Street by pretending you've travelled the road to Damascus when you haven't even left home
Treachery with a smile on its face
It's exciting to have a real crisis on your hands, when you have spent half your political life dealing with humdrum issues like the environment
Attila the Hen
The Immaculate Misconception
She sounded like the Book of Revelations read out over a railway station public address system by a headmistress of a certain age wearing calico knickers
The Prime Minister tells us she has given the French president a piece of her mind, not a gift I would receive with alacrity
IV. Insults and Putdowns for everyday use, а также по поводу Body, Boobs, Bored, Bums, Cold, Confused, Tobacco
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