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John Gummer
British Conservative MP

Every society suffers if the State seeks to restrain the most able in order to promote some egalitarian myth. The proof is manifest from Czechoslovakia to Guinea Conakry. That is why, all over the world, socialism is in retreat.

1987 - from an essay published in The Sunday Telegraph