We know no spectacle so ridiculous as the British public in one of its periodical fits of morality.
It had always been a British preoccupation to hold this mile record.
The truth is that neither British nor American imperialism was or is idealistic. It has always been driven by economic or strategic interests.
If there is to be any hope of prosperity for this country it is by reversing that policy which made us simply the kitchen garden for supplying the British with cheap food.
The most conservative man in this world is the British trade unionist when you want to change him.
I was determined that no British government should be brought down by the action of two tarts.
There is not a single injustice in Northern Ireland that is worth the loss of a single British soldier or a single Irish citizen either.
I have done my time living on the run. I'm British and I want to come home.
Sitting down to a meal with an Indian family is different from sitting down to a meal with a British family.
I am the only British writer who writes in Spanish
A British pressing with a compilation of the best stuff really, I mean actually not only that but, these were all kind of semi hits for the people on it in America.
The British electors will not vote for a man who does not wear a hat.
In 1973 we moved to the British Isle of Man, and I put my first band together for one year, named Melody Fair.
I think the British have the distinction above all other nations of being able to put new wine into old bottles without bursting them.
The British have always coped without becoming a dictatorship.
Thus I got into my bones the essential structure of the ordinary British sentence, which is a noble thing.
I went over before the British Open and played Valderrama thinking that I might make the team, might be a captain's pick. I made the effort to go over there.
I'm embarrassed when I see Brits abroad; they have their tops off, wear flip flops, and shout at the top of their voices.
For over 30 years, the IRA showed that the British government could not rule Ireland on its own terms.
I am very proud to be British. I'm very conscious of carrying my country with me wherever I go. I feel I need to represent it well.
I think it's sort of a rite of passage for a British actor to try and get the American accent and have a good crack at doing that.
So I rang up British Telecom, I said 'I want to report a nuisance caller', he said 'Not you again'.
I could have closed down bits of British Home Stores to make more money but it's not my style. I want to make my money as a retailer, not by putting people out of work.
All British people have plain names, and that works pretty well over there.
I have no interest in Shakespeare and all that British nonsense... I just wanted to get famous and all the rest is hogwash.
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