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Margaret Thatcher Quote: “The messages on our banners in 1979 – freedom, opportunity, family, enterprise, ownership – are now inscribed on the banners in Leipzig, Warsaw, Budapest and even Moscow.”

The messages on our banners in 1979 – freedom, opportunity, family, enterprise, ownership – are now inscribed on the banners in Leipzig, Warsaw, Budapest and even Moscow.

— Margaret Thatcher



Margaret Thatcher Quote: “Naturally, it is with some temerity that the pupil speaks before the master, because you know more about the Common Market than anybody.”

Naturally, it is with some temerity that the pupil speaks before the master, because you know more about the Common Market than anybody.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “We must not fall into the trap of projecting our own morality onto the Soviet leaders. They do not share our aspirations, they are not constrained by our ethics, they always consider themselves exempt from the rules that bind other states.”

We must not fall into the trap of projecting our own morality onto the Soviet leaders. They do not share our aspirations, they are not constrained by our ethics, they always consider themselves exempt from the rules that bind other states.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “We should see to it that our people are steeped in a real knowledge and understanding of our national culture.”

We should see to it that our people are steeped in a real knowledge and understanding of our national culture.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “We intend freedom and justice to conquer. Yes, we do have a creed and we wish others to share it. But it is not part of our policy to impose our beliefs by force or threat of force.”

We intend freedom and justice to conquer. Yes, we do have a creed and we wish others to share it. But it is not part of our policy to impose our beliefs by force or threat of force.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “We were told our campaign wasn’t sufficiently slick. We regard that as a compliment.”

We were told our campaign wasn’t sufficiently slick. We regard that as a compliment.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “There are always dangers about. Therefore you must always keep your defences strong.”

There are always dangers about. Therefore you must always keep your defences strong.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “In the Conservative Party we have no truck with outmoded Marxist doctrine about class warfare. For us it is not who you are, who your family is or where you come from that matters, but what you are and what you can do for your country that counts.”

In the Conservative Party we have no truck with outmoded Marxist doctrine about class warfare. For us it is not who you are, who your family is or where you come from that matters, but what you are and what you can do for your country that counts.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “I do not understand the unilateralists. If they hated nuclear weapons as much as I do they would want them down in the world as a whole. I am the true disarmer, I keep peace and freedom and justice with it.”

I do not understand the unilateralists. If they hated nuclear weapons as much as I do they would want them down in the world as a whole. I am the true disarmer, I keep peace and freedom and justice with it.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “If you go into what I call a bubble boom, every bubble bursts.”

If you go into what I call a bubble boom, every bubble bursts.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “I can cope with nine of them, so they ought to be able to stand one of me. They could end the tiresomeness and stubbornness by giving me what I want.”

I can cope with nine of them, so they ought to be able to stand one of me. They could end the tiresomeness and stubbornness by giving me what I want.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “There are some remarkable parallels between basketball and politics. Michael Jordan has already mastered the skill most needed for political success: how to stay aloft without visible means of support.”

There are some remarkable parallels between basketball and politics. Michael Jordan has already mastered the skill most needed for political success: how to stay aloft without visible means of support.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “I think Essex Man will vote for a Conservative Government.”

I think Essex Man will vote for a Conservative Government.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “The Third World is very much like the First World – just poorer: what works for the West will work for the rest as well.”

The Third World is very much like the First World – just poorer: what works for the West will work for the rest as well.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “I would not wish to be Prime Minister, dear.”

I would not wish to be Prime Minister, dear.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “John Gummer just did not have the political clout or credibility to rally the troops. I had appointed him as a sort of nightwatchman, but he seemed to have to sleep on the job.”

John Gummer just did not have the political clout or credibility to rally the troops. I had appointed him as a sort of nightwatchman, but he seemed to have to sleep on the job.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “I think perhaps we manage our revolutions much more quietly in this country.”

I think perhaps we manage our revolutions much more quietly in this country.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “It is not the business of politicians to please everyone.”

It is not the business of politicians to please everyone.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “I owe a great deal to the church for everything in which I believe. I am very glad that I was brought up strictly. I was a very serious child. There was not a lot of fun and sparkle in my life.”

I owe a great deal to the church for everything in which I believe. I am very glad that I was brought up strictly. I was a very serious child. There was not a lot of fun and sparkle in my life.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “We are a British nation with British characteristics. Every country can take some small minorities and in many ways they add to the richness and variety of this country. The moment the minority threatens to become a big one, people get frightened.”

We are a British nation with British characteristics. Every country can take some small minorities and in many ways they add to the richness and variety of this country. The moment the minority threatens to become a big one, people get frightened.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “I’ve learned one thing in politics. You don’t take a decision until you have to.”

I’ve learned one thing in politics. You don’t take a decision until you have to.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “I think, historically, the term ‘Thatcherism’ will be seen as a compliment.”

I think, historically, the term ‘Thatcherism’ will be seen as a compliment.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “We must not fall into the mistake of thinking that it is America that trades with Taiwan or Europe that trades with Asia. The truth is that it is American companies that trade with Taiwanese companies.”

We must not fall into the mistake of thinking that it is America that trades with Taiwan or Europe that trades with Asia. The truth is that it is American companies that trade with Taiwanese companies.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “Israel must never be expected to jeopardize her security: if she was ever foolish enough to do so, and then suffered for it, the backlash against both honest brokers and Palestinians would be immense – ‘land for peace’ must also bring peace.”

Israel must never be expected to jeopardize her security: if she was ever foolish enough to do so, and then suffered for it, the backlash against both honest brokers and Palestinians would be immense – ‘land for peace’ must also bring peace.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “I am not a compromiser on fundamentals.”

I am not a compromiser on fundamentals.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “I have the money and they won’t get their hands on it.”

I have the money and they won’t get their hands on it.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “This lady is not for turning.”

This lady is not for turning.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “We need to create a mood where it is everywhere thought morally right for as many people as possible to acquire capital.”

We need to create a mood where it is everywhere thought morally right for as many people as possible to acquire capital.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “Whether at home or abroad, the task of statesman is to work with human nature warts and all, and to draw on instincts and even prejudices that can be turned to good purpose. It is never to try to recreate Mankind in a new image.”

Whether at home or abroad, the task of statesman is to work with human nature warts and all, and to draw on instincts and even prejudices that can be turned to good purpose. It is never to try to recreate Mankind in a new image.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “Had I faltered we would have neither the success nor the international reputation we have. Yet when a woman is strong she is strident. If a man is strong, he’s a good guy.”

Had I faltered we would have neither the success nor the international reputation we have. Yet when a woman is strong she is strident. If a man is strong, he’s a good guy.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “But if Saddam had been in a position credibly to threaten America or any of its allies – or the coalition’s forces – with attack by missiles with nuclear warheads, would we have gone to the Gulf at all?”

But if Saddam had been in a position credibly to threaten America or any of its allies – or the coalition’s forces – with attack by missiles with nuclear warheads, would we have gone to the Gulf at all?

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “We introduced the Community Charge. I still call it that. I like the Poles – I never had any intention of taxing them.”

We introduced the Community Charge. I still call it that. I like the Poles – I never had any intention of taxing them.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “I have never knowingly made a non-controversial speech in my life.”

I have never knowingly made a non-controversial speech in my life.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “Bribing regimes to comply with requirements which they should have acknowledged in the first place is not a process that appeals to me.”

Bribing regimes to comply with requirements which they should have acknowledged in the first place is not a process that appeals to me.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “We are very fortunate to have someone else’s weapons stationed on our soil, to fight those targeted on us.”

We are very fortunate to have someone else’s weapons stationed on our soil, to fight those targeted on us.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “I remain totally convinced that when children are young, however busy we may be with the practical duties inside the home, themost important thing of all is to devbote enoughh time and care to their needs and problems.”

I remain totally convinced that when children are young, however busy we may be with the practical duties inside the home, themost important thing of all is to devbote enoughh time and care to their needs and problems.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “Object to merit and distinction, and you’re setting your face against quality, independence, originality, genius against all the richness and variety of life. When you hold back the successful, you penalize those who need help.”

Object to merit and distinction, and you’re setting your face against quality, independence, originality, genius against all the richness and variety of life. When you hold back the successful, you penalize those who need help.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “Never believe that technology alone will allow America to prevail as a superpower.”

Never believe that technology alone will allow America to prevail as a superpower.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “The mission of this government is much more than the promotion of economic progress. It is to renew the spirit and solidarity of the nation.”

The mission of this government is much more than the promotion of economic progress. It is to renew the spirit and solidarity of the nation.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “As a motive for terror, religion has more often than not required a good deal of lubrication by lucre.”

As a motive for terror, religion has more often than not required a good deal of lubrication by lucre.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “The West as a whole in the early 1990s become obsessed with a ‘peace dividend’ that would be spent over and over again on any number of soft-hearted and sometimes soft-headed causes. Politicians forget that the only real peace dividend is peace.”

The West as a whole in the early 1990s become obsessed with a ‘peace dividend’ that would be spent over and over again on any number of soft-hearted and sometimes soft-headed causes. Politicians forget that the only real peace dividend is peace.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “I believe we should continue to have a partnership of national states each retaining the right to protect its vital interests, but developing more effectively than at present the habit of working together.”

I believe we should continue to have a partnership of national states each retaining the right to protect its vital interests, but developing more effectively than at present the habit of working together.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “You know the critical thing with the Communist countries is Communism, which by definition consists of control by the government.”

You know the critical thing with the Communist countries is Communism, which by definition consists of control by the government.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “We went back on a very similar manifesto to things I believe in. The difference is that after eighteen months to two years he did the biggest U-turn on policy of all time and started to go the wrong way. In the end, that cost us the next election.”

We went back on a very similar manifesto to things I believe in. The difference is that after eighteen months to two years he did the biggest U-turn on policy of all time and started to go the wrong way. In the end, that cost us the next election.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “Their pitiless ideology only survives because it is maintained by force. But the day comes when the anger and frustration of the people is so great that force cannot contain it. Then the edifice cracks: the mortar crumbles.”

Their pitiless ideology only survives because it is maintained by force. But the day comes when the anger and frustration of the people is so great that force cannot contain it. Then the edifice cracks: the mortar crumbles.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “No Western nation has to build a wall round itself to keep its people in.”

No Western nation has to build a wall round itself to keep its people in.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “In those days one advantage of being a woman was that there was a basic courtesy towards us on which we could draw – something which today’s feminists have largely dissipated.”

In those days one advantage of being a woman was that there was a basic courtesy towards us on which we could draw – something which today’s feminists have largely dissipated.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “Whether it is in the United States or in mainland Europe, written constitutions have one great weakness. That is that they contain the potential to have judges take decisions which should properly be made by democratically elected politicians.”

Whether it is in the United States or in mainland Europe, written constitutions have one great weakness. That is that they contain the potential to have judges take decisions which should properly be made by democratically elected politicians.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “You can present people with ideas they may come to believe in, and as a result of them they will act, if they have the opportunities. Presenting people with opportunities is part of what politics is about.”

You can present people with ideas they may come to believe in, and as a result of them they will act, if they have the opportunities. Presenting people with opportunities is part of what politics is about.

— Margaret Thatcher


Margaret Thatcher Quote: “It’s no time to be wobbly, Geo.”

It’s no time to be wobbly, Geo.

— Margaret Thatcher

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