Tony Blair Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Tony Blair quotes, Tony Blair sayings, and Tony Blair proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

The art of leadership is saying no, not yes. It is very easy to say yes. Tony Blair
Human progress has never been shaped by commentators, complainers or cynics. Tony Blair
A simple way to take measure of a country is to look at how many want in.. And how many want out. Tony Blair
We will respect family life. We will develop it and encourage it in any way we can, for strong families are the foundation of strong communities. Tony Blair
Global warming is too serious for the world any longer to ignore its danger or split into opposing factions on it. Tony Blair
Global warming is too serious for the world any longer to ignore its danger or split into opposing factions on it. Tony Blair
The blunt truth about the politics of climate change is that no country will want to sacrifice its economy in order to meet this challenge. Tony Blair
What we want to see is the development of human rights and greater democracy, not just because it is our system but because we think that's the best way that economic and political development go hand in hand. Tony Blair
Leaders lead but in the end it's the people who deliver. Tony Blair
Those who wish to cause religious conflict are small in number but often manage to dominate the headline. Tony Blair
The British are special. The world knows it. In our innermost thoughts we know it. This is the greatest nation on earth. Tony Blair
Sometimes it is better to lose and do the right thing than to win and do the wrong thing. Tony Blair
Today the impulse towards interdependence is immeasurably greater. We are witnessing the beginnings of a new doctrine of international community. Tony Blair
The art of leadership is saying no, not saying yes. It is very easy to say yes. Tony Blair
The blunt truth about the politics of climate change is that no country will want to sacrifice its economy in order to meet this challenge. Tony Blair
Whatever the dangers of the action we take, the dangers of inaction are far, far greater. Tony Blair
Climate change is probably the greatest long-term challenge facing the human race. Tony Blair
We know the problems, and we know the solution: sustainable development. The issue is the political will. Tony Blair
The only society that works today is also one founded on mutual respect, on a recognition that we have a responsibility collectively and individually, to help each other on the basis of each other's equal worth. A selfish society is a contradiction in terms. Tony Blair
The defining characteristic of the modern world is insecurity. Tony Blair
Tough is the life my Dad had, his whole career cut short at the age of 40 by a stroke. Tony Blair
However much the right honorable gentleman may dance around the ring beforehand, at some point, he will come within the reach of a big clunking fist. Tony Blair
Inaction is also a decision, a policy with consequence. The wish to keep out of it all is entirely understandable, but it is every bit as much a decision as acting. Tony Blair