Diane Abbott short quotes

Mental health is often missing from public health debates even though it's critical to wellbeing. ---->>>

You can't defend the indefensible - anything you say sounds self-serving and hypocritical. ---->>>

Outsiders often have an insight that an insider doesn't quite have. ---->>>

I don't think you can have pain and soul-searching doing the right thing for your child. ---->>>

Families are struggling against a tide of junk information on junk food.

Families are struggling against a tide of junk information on junk food.

I was a postman one Christmas and I developed a morbid fear of dogs.

I was a postman one Christmas and I developed a morbid fear of dogs.

I knew what could happen to my son if he was sent to the wrong school and got in with the wrong crowd. ---->>>

In politics, the people I most despise are those who have no values. ---->>>

Finally, there's a sense in which I look at this Westminster village and London intelligentsia as an outsider. ---->>>

My forebears refused to cut the sugar cane for plantation owners, and I am recognisably a product of that background. ---->>>

Tackling childhood obesity is key. ---->>>

Abortion is an issue of conscience for the Labour party. ---->>>

My family were from Jamaica. ---->>>

Because when you watch U.S. television, all the presenters and reporters, they're all out of central casting. ---->>>

You learn from mistakes. ---->>>

I want to write a best-selling book. ---->>>

I wanted my marriage to work, but it didn't. ---->>>

I'm a West Indian mum and West Indian mums will go to the wall for their children. ---->>>

In Parliament we debate on and we decide the laws that are going to govern the country. ---->>>

It's very lonely bringing up a child on your own. ---->>>

I'm not thick-skinned at all, and of course I'm hurt by people attacking me as a person. ---->>>

I spend a lot of time visiting local organisations. ---->>>

My father was a manual worker. ---->>>

I believe every abortion is a tragedy. ---->>>

I'm not the only Labour MP who sent their child to public school but I'm the only one who's questioned about it. ---->>>

My mother liked Jim Reeves. I hated his records. He was unbearable. ---->>>

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