John Prescott Famous Quotes & Sayings

57 John Prescott Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pinterest Share on Linkedin

Down in the south, it's how we find the brownfield sites without taking too much land take to meet the tremendous demand for housing, and that's what I've done.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: Down in the south, it's how we find the brownfield sites without taking too much
We've given more resources. On housing, we are now establishing a regional housing pot.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: We've given more resources. On housing, we are now establishing a regional housing pot.
The only break I ever took was to eat. That's all I did. Work, and then quickly eat something. It became my main pleasure, having access to my comfort food.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: The only break I ever took was to eat. That's all I did. Work, and
Perhaps if England and Scotland together had one team we could at least beat the Germans.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: Perhaps if England and Scotland together had one team we could at least beat the
What government has been doing, we've got major programmes now, of billions of pounds, which are directed by central government into these areas of deprivation.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: What government has been doing, we've got major programmes now, of billions of pounds, which
What we are beginning to witness is a whole new set of rules for economics, based on rationing resources.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: What we are beginning to witness is a whole new set of rules for economics,
There is progress taking place, growth is better. We're only talking about two years there.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: There is progress taking place, growth is better. We're only talking about two years there.
John Prescott has made the government look greedy and ridiculous. Labour is seen as the corrupt party. The government has been fulfilling the old rule that oppositions do not win elections, governments lose them.William Rees-Mogg John Prescott Sayings By William Rees-Mogg: John Prescott has made the government look greedy and ridiculous. Labour is seen as the
We are making the fundamental changes. It was like the decent housing target. We said by 2010, we'd have taken a million houses and refurbished them into decent housing.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: We are making the fundamental changes. It was like the decent housing target. We said
[Samuel Prescott was] returning from a lady friend's house at the awkward hour of 1 a.m.John M. Murrin John Prescott Sayings By John M. Murrin: [Samuel Prescott was] returning from a lady friend's house at the awkward hour of 1
I will have failed in this if in five years there are not many more people using public transport and far fewer journeys by car. It is a tall order but I want you to hold me to it.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: I will have failed in this if in five years there are not many more
This was released I think in February and so it is a great deal of fuss being made, it hasn't in fact been given public release, it was released in February ...John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: This was released I think in February and so it is a great deal of
Those who are unacquainted with the details of scientific investigation have no idea of the amount of labour expended in the determination of those numbers on which important calculations or inferences depend. They have no idea of the patience shown by a Berzelius in determining atomic weights; by a Regnault in determining coefficients of expansion; or by a Joule in determining the mechanical equivalent of heat.John Tyndall John Prescott Sayings By John Tyndall: Those who are unacquainted with the details of scientific investigation have no idea of the
So what I did was stuff my face with anything around, any old rubbish, burgers, chocolate, crisps, fish and chips, loads of it, till I felt sick - but at least I'd had the pleasure of stuffing my face and feeling really full.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: So what I did was stuff my face with anything around, any old rubbish, burgers,
I have only been seeking to get them to the negotiating table and, thank God, that's where they are.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: I have only been seeking to get them to the negotiating table and, thank God,
He made an enormous contribution to British politics in opposition and in government [on Robin Cook]John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: He made an enormous contribution to British politics in opposition and in government [on Robin
These charges that have been made against me, that Prof. Prescott has made, has charged against me, that I denied the atonement in conversation with him, are absolutely false.John Harvey Kellogg John Prescott Sayings By John Harvey Kellogg: These charges that have been made against me, that Prof. Prescott has made, has charged
All I could feel was this warm liquid running down my neck. You automatically think it's blood, it's all in split seconds, so I decided to say I didn't agree with him.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: All I could feel was this warm liquid running down my neck. You automatically think
In a sense, what we do with the regional development agencies is to give them resources to look at the deficiencies in the economy in the regional areas, so they can address themselves to that.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: In a sense, what we do with the regional development agencies is to give them
I can't look at John Prescott without thinking of Les Dawson, and Robin Cook is a caricature of himself.Rory Bremner John Prescott Sayings By Rory Bremner: I can't look at John Prescott without thinking of Les Dawson, and Robin Cook is
If you're looking for ways to cut waste in government, you can start with John Prescott.George Osborne John Prescott Sayings By George Osborne: If you're looking for ways to cut waste in government, you can start with John
In the vestibule of the Manchester Town Hall are placed two life-sized marble statues facing each other. One of these is that of John Dalton ... the other that of James Prescott Joule ... Thus the honour is done to Manchester's two greatest sons - to Dalton, the founder of modern Chemistry and of the atomic theory, and the laws of chemical-combining proportions; to Joule, the founder of modern physics and the discoverer of the Law of Conservation of Energy.
One gave to the world the final proof ... that in every kind of chemical change no loss of matter occurs; the other proved that in all the varied modes of physical change, no loss of energy takes place.
Henry Enfield Roscoe John Prescott Sayings By Henry Enfield Roscoe: In the vestibule of the Manchester Town Hall are placed two life-sized marble statues facing
Why can't we, with a more intelligent policy, actually have houses that are affordable, built at higher densities than they are at the moment and built on brownfield sites.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: Why can't we, with a more intelligent policy, actually have houses that are affordable, built
If you look at Newcastle or Gateshead, even over twenty years, even with the previous administration, it has moved quite remarkably in transforming itself.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: If you look at Newcastle or Gateshead, even over twenty years, even with the previous
I see this fella built like a barn door ... and there's all these fox hunters, who didn't like me, screaming and shouting and as I walked past him I looked at him and he hit me with something.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: I see this fella built like a barn door ... and there's all these fox
I've gone through that with my mother and father and here I was in a similar situation. I've wronged her and I've wronged the family. Because when these things happen, it doesn't just happen to you, it happens to the people around you and the family.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: I've gone through that with my mother and father and here I was in a
When I see that man on the telly - 'Are you thinking what I'm thinking?' No! I'm definitely not! I find most of it quite offensive!John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: When I see that man on the telly - 'Are you thinking what I'm thinking?'
This was an away-day for the deputy prime minister's staff, who've had a change of responsibilities [on John Prescott's scandalous playing habits ... on the croquet lawn]Paul Clark John Prescott Sayings By Paul Clark: This was an away-day for the deputy prime minister's staff, who've had a change of
In the firmament of science Mayer and Joule constitute a double star, the light of each being in a certain sense complementary to that of the other.John Tyndall John Prescott Sayings By John Tyndall: In the firmament of science Mayer and Joule constitute a double star, the light of
We believe the 36, nearly 40, billion pound discount given for a right to buy houses took a million houses out of the public housing sector which is desperately needed for rent.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: We believe the 36, nearly 40, billion pound discount given for a right to buy
Labour economic stability has replaced Tory boom and bustJohn Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: Labour economic stability has replaced Tory boom and bust
Sentences I never thought I would write. (1) That John Prescott certainly has a way with the ladies. (2) Give it to Steve McClaren, he seems like the man for the England job. (3) Peter Crouch is the man to replace Rooney.Martin Samuel John Prescott Sayings By Martin Samuel: Sentences I never thought I would write. (1) That John Prescott certainly has a way
That's what I think regions are about, making central government more accountable and fairer.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: That's what I think regions are about, making central government more accountable and fairer.
We now have a satisfactory solution not only to coalition forces, but also to the Iraqi authorities themselves.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: We now have a satisfactory solution not only to coalition forces, but also to the
You go down some street - no doubt it's there, and we have to do something about it, and our programmes are designed to do that - but if that's a picture of Newcastle, it's not the one I recognise and I bet none in the North East do either.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: You go down some street - no doubt it's there, and we have to do
We have arrived at the point where the public are right in thinking that John Prescott no longer serves a purpose in governing the country, only a purpose in trying to hold together the fragile peace in the Labour PartyAndrew Lansley John Prescott Sayings By Andrew Lansley: We have arrived at the point where the public are right in thinking that John
My roots, my background and the way I act is working class, but it would be hypsocritical to say I'm anything else than middle class now.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: My roots, my background and the way I act is working class, but it would
She's not forgiven me, but we have a wonderful life from our family and that's the nature and quality of that woman that she can say that.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: She's not forgiven me, but we have a wonderful life from our family and that's
My department is not too big for one man, because I'm Superman.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: My department is not too big for one man, because I'm Superman.
Improving the quality of life for people of this country is perhaps the most important duty of GovernmentJohn Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: Improving the quality of life for people of this country is perhaps the most important
It's moving in the right direction. It was in decline under the previous administration.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: It's moving in the right direction. It was in decline under the previous administration.
I've always felt very proud of Wales and being Welsh. People are a bit surprised when I say I'm Welsh. I was born in Wales, went to school in Wales and my mother was Welsh. I'm Welsh. It's my place of birth, my country.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: I've always felt very proud of Wales and being Welsh. People are a bit surprised
I don't get a fair whack, I don't pursue vendettas or punch people on the nose.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: I don't get a fair whack, I don't pursue vendettas or punch people on the
It's great to be back on terra cottaJohn Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: It's great to be back on terra cotta
Perhaps they thought I was on a fact-finding mission, never for one moment thinking that a man of my age and build could be suffering from bulimia nervosa, but that's what the consultant said I had.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: Perhaps they thought I was on a fact-finding mission, never for one moment thinking that
I can tell you I'm pretty middle-class.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: I can tell you I'm pretty middle-class.
Because of the security reasons for one thing and, second, my wife doesn't like to have her hair blown about. Have you got another silly question?John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: Because of the security reasons for one thing and, second, my wife doesn't like to
The choice is not normally between the north and south. It might be between Britain and Europe.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: The choice is not normally between the north and south. It might be between Britain
I'm going to introduce you to a revolutionary thought - you can go slower and get there quicker. And that's to do with flow. As soon as you made it two lanes and brought in the 70 (mph) and 50 (mph), you got there quicker. It meant the flow of the traffic was better, there were less accidents, less deaths, I think that's an important factor.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: I'm going to introduce you to a revolutionary thought - you can go slower and
There was only one punch. Tony Blair rang me and he said 'Are you OK?' and I said 'Yes', and he said 'Well, what happened?' and I said 'I was just carrying out your orders. You told us to connect with the electorate, so I did.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: There was only one punch. Tony Blair rang me and he said 'Are you OK?'
Refurbishing I've done in the first three years and I'm still giving housing money, of course, to the north.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: Refurbishing I've done in the first three years and I'm still giving housing money, of
In the north east, there, they have had quite a bit of government offices moving in. It's not a new policy.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: In the north east, there, they have had quite a bit of government offices moving
I was the one that brought it in, but not only for the north-east, for every area so we can develop all the regional economies, lift up the national productivity, get greater wealth and share it more evenly.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: I was the one that brought it in, but not only for the north-east, for
The Green Belt is a Labour achievement - and we mean to build on it.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: The Green Belt is a Labour achievement - and we mean to build on it.
She tried to ignore the fact that the dazzling, colourful world John had opened up for her had suddenly switched back to grey.Eleanor Prescott John Prescott Sayings By Eleanor Prescott: She tried to ignore the fact that the dazzling, colourful world John had opened up
From 1997 when we came in, you guys and the public bought seven million more cars. You didn't get rid of the second car, did you? So what is happening is the growth of cars on the motorway.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: From 1997 when we came in, you guys and the public bought seven million more
There's no excuse, it's just an opportunity that presented in a limited way and that happened and as soon as the press rang me I didn't deny it I just said 'that's it' and I had to go home and explain it.John Prescott John Prescott Sayings By John Prescott: There's no excuse, it's just an opportunity that presented in a limited way and that