In my opinion, any man who can afford to buy a newspaper should not be allowed to own one.
Quoted in Tom Bower, Maxwell: The Outsider (1988) ch.13
Morality and expediency coincide more than the cynics allow.Roy Hattersley
In politics, being ridiculous is more damaging than being extreme.Roy Hattersley
The proposition that Muslims are welcome in Britain if, and only if, they stop behaving like Muslims is a doctrine which is incompatible with the principles that guide a free society.Roy Hattersley