Douglas Alexander Quotes

Building the future holds more attraction than ancestor worship, whichever ancestor we're talking about.

Action Quotes, Future Quotes, Worship Quotes

Change is a process: future is a destination. People want a sense of hope, possibility and pride about Britain.

Change Quotes, Hope Quotes, Pride Quotes, Future Quotes

There's no doubt that what has emerged in the years after 9/11, unlike the situation in Britain, there were practices sanctioned in the U.S. that fall far below the standard of conduct that should have taken place. It is for the American system of government, in all of its branches, to address that. It is not for a British politician.

American Quotes, Practice Quotes, Doubt Quotes

 

Historically, Labour has used technology as a form of control. We would use pagers and faxes to send out messages telling people what line to take. The key learning from the Obama campaign is to use technology to empower your supporters.

Technology Quotes, Control Quotes, Learning Quotes, Power Quotes

Too often, the idea seemed to be that the cost of being part of Europe was being less like Britain. So after years of fighting to defend Europe against attacks from the Eurosceptic right, it would be fatal to retreat into the same arguments and begin the battle anew.

Argument Quotes

It is already clear that, because of advances in technology, drones are going to play an increased role in warfare in the years ahead. It is therefore vital that the legal frameworks governing their use are robust and internationally recognised.

Technology Quotes, Work Quotes

For me, fiscal realism is not a betrayal of Labour values; it is the foundation by which we win the trust of the public.

Trust Quotes, Values Quotes