Tommy Douglas Quotes

Tommy Douglas Quotes: Fascism begins the moment a ruling class, fearing the people may use their political democracy to gain economic democracy, begins to destroy political democracy in order to retain its power of exploitation and special privilege.
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Tommy Douglas Quote: The trouble with socialists is that they let their bleeding hearts go to their bloody heads.
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Quotes about Tommy Douglas: We are all in this world together, and the only test of our character that matters is how we look after the least fortunate among us. How we look after each other, not how we look after ourselves. That's all that really matters, I think.
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Quote about Tommy Douglas: I felt that no boy should have to depend either for his leg or his life upon the ability of his parents to raise enough money to bring a first-class surgeon to his bedside. And I think it was out of this experience, not at the moment consciously, but through the years, I came to believe that health services ought not to have a price tag on them, and that people should be able to get whatever health services they require irrespective of their individual capacity to pay.
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Tommy Douglas Sayings: The [Liberal] federal government's trouble is that they have a wishbone where they should have a backbone.
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