The most conservative man in the world is the British trade unionist, when you want to change him.
The danger which threatens us comes from Labour...Those who think that the Conservative or unionist Party, standing as such and disavowing its Liberal allies, could return with a working majority are living in a fools paradise and, if they persist, may easily involve themselves and the country in dangers the outcome of which it is hard to predict.austen chamberlain
The most conservative man in the world is the British Trade unionist when you want to change him.Ernest Bevin
Pandit Ami Chandra was Fiji's most distinguished Indian trade unionist, possessing high intelligence and a quiet but convincing personality. He strongly opposed any participation of the trade unions in politics; and he also used his powers of gentle persuation to bring about multi-racial trade unionism.
I think perhaps it would be useful if I repeat again to you the words which I used in the first speech when I became leader of our party [in 1911]..."No government of which I am a member will ever be a government of reaction..." That was my view then:...it is my view today, and if I thought the unionist party was, or would ever become, a party of that kind, I would not be a member of it.andrew bonar law