A young man who isn’t a socialist hasn’t got a heart; an old man who is a socialist hasn’t got a head. – David Lloyd George who was born on this day in 1863.
He also said:
The finest eloquence is that which gets things done.
What do you want to be a sailor for? There are greater storms in politics than you will ever find at sea. Piracy, broadsides, blood on the decks. You will find them all in politics.
Don’t be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated. You can’t cross a chasm in two small jumps.