Douglas Hurd

Douglas Hurd

British politician
It is normal for politicians in all countries to profess themselves the pupils of history, anxious to draw the right lessons from her teaching.More Douglas Hurd quotes [09/02/2011 10:09:46]
The tragedy of 9/11 galvanised the American superpower into action, leaving us in Europe divided in its wake.More Douglas Hurd quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
No military timetable should compel war when a successful outcome, namely a disarmed Iraq may be feasible without war, for example by allowing more time to the UN inspectors.More Douglas Hurd quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is no consensus even today on the merits of Napoleon - and certainly no agreement on the rights and wrongs of the origins of the First World War.More Douglas Hurd quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Prison is an expensive way of making bad people worse.More Douglas Hurd quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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