Margaret Thatcher Quotes

Margaret Thatcher


If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman.

Margaret Thatcher


The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other peoples' money.

Margaret Thatcher


I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end.

Margaret Thatcher


What is success? I think it is a mixture of having a flair for the thing that you are doing; knowing that it is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.

Margaret Thatcher


Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.

Margaret Thatcher


To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.

Margaret Thatcher


It may be the cock that crows, but it is the hen that lays the eggs.

Margaret Thatcher


A world without nuclear weapons would be less stable and more dangerous for all of us.

Margaret Thatcher


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.

Margaret Thatcher


No one would remember the Good Samaritan if he'd only had good intentions; he had money as well.

Margaret Thatcher


I don't mind how much my Ministers talk, so long as they do what I say.

Margaret Thatcher


There are still people in my party who believe in consensus politics. I regard them as Quislings, as traitors... I mean it.

Margaret Thatcher


I hope we shall see more ande more women combining marriage and a career. Prejudice against this dual role is not confined to men. I regret to say, it comes from our own sex.

Margaret Thatcher


Putting the World to Rights

Margaret Thatcher


Don't Cry For Me, Argentina

Margaret Thatcher