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Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations. 1989.

NUMBER: 1716
AUTHOR: Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill (1874–1965)
QUOTATION: We must beware of trying to build a society in which nobody counts for anything except a politician or an official, a society where enterprise gains no reward and thrift no privileges.
ATTRIBUTION: WINSTON CHURCHILL, radio broadcast, London, March 21, 1943.—Winston S. Churchill: His Complete Speeches, 1897–1963, ed. Robert Rhodes James, vol. 7, p. 6761 (1974).