Lord Attenborough (above), so-called "King of Luvvies"
"It's amazing how many people in politics lack a sense of humour."
Charlie Whelan, former aide to Chancellor Gordon Brown
"Ambition in politics is not a crime. It's part of the life blood of politics."
"It is only in the union between two sexually different persons that the perfection of the individual can occur, in a synthesis of unity and of mutual psychic-physical completeness."
His Holiness Pope John Paul II
"The House of Lords is all very well provided you don't inhale."
Lady Castle, Labour peeress and former cabinet ministerReuse content