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Aneurin Bevan Quotes

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'I read the newspapers avidly. It is my one form of continuous fiction.'

'The purpose of getting power is to be able to give it away'

'We know what happens to people who stay in the middle of the road. They get run down.'

Born in Tredegar, South Wales
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Money is like manure, of very little use except it be spread. - Sir Francis Bacon
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Anne Boleyn Beheaded - 1536, Cromwell Declares England a Commonwealth - 1649, Kew Gardens Opens - 1759, Lawrence of Arabia dies - 1935, Speaker Announces Resignation - 2009
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