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Inspiring Margaret Thatcher Quotes
I like Mr. Gorbachev, we can do business together.
I love argument, I love debate. I don’t expect anyone just to sit there and agree with me, that’s not their job.
I owe nothing to Women’s Lib.
I seem to smell the stench of appeasement in the air.
I usually make up my mind about a man in ten seconds, and I very rarely change it.
If my critics saw me walking over the Thames they would say it was because I couldn’t swim.
If you just set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.
If you lead a country like Britain, a strong country, a country which has taken a lead in world affairs in good times and in bad, a country that is always reliable, then you have to have a touch of iron about you.
If you set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.
If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman.
If you want to cut your own throat, don’t come to me for a bandage.
I’m extraordinarily patient provided I get my own way in the end.
Motivating Margaret Thatcher Quotes
It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.
It may be the cock that crows, but it is the hen that lays the eggs.
It pays to know the enemy – not least because at some time you may have the opportunity to turn him into a friend.
It’s a funny old world.
It’s passionately interesting for me that the things that I learned in a small town, in a very modest home, are just the things that I believe have won the election.
I’ve got a woman’s ability to stick to a job and get on with it when everyone else walks off and leaves it.
No one would remember the Good Samaritan if he’d only had good intentions; he had money as well.
No woman in my time will be prime minister or chancellor or foreign secretary – not the top jobs. Anyway, I wouldn’t want to be prime minister; you have to give yourself 100 percent.
Nothing is more obstinate than a fashionable consensus.
Of course it’s the same old story. Truth usually is the same old story.
One of the things being in politics has taught me is that men are not a reasoned or reasonable sex.
Remarkable Margaret Thatcher Quotes
Ought we not to ask the media to agree among themselves a voluntary code of conduct, under which they would not say or show anything which could assist the terrorists’ morale or their cause while the hijack lasted.
Pennies do not come from heaven. They have to be earned here on earth.
People think that at the top there isn’t much room. They tend to think of it as an Everest. My message is that there is tons of room at the top.
Plan your work for today and every day, then work your plan.
Platitudes? Yes, there are platitudes. Platitudes are there because they are true.
Power is like being a lady… if you have to tell people you are, you aren’t.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
The battle for women’s rights has been largely won.
There are still people in my party who believe in consensus politics. I regard them as Quislings, as traitors… I mean it.
There can be no liberty unless there is economic liberty.
There is no such thing as society: there are individual men and women, and there are families.
This lady is not for turning.
To cure the British disease with socialism was like trying to cure leukaemia with leeches.