Margaret Thatcher

1925 -

A Quote by Margaret Hilda Thatcher on earth and heaven

Pennies do not come from heaven-they have to be earned here on earth.

Margaret Thatcher (1925 -)

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A Quote by Margaret Hilda Thatcher on argument and politics

I always cheer up immensely if an attack is particularly wounding because I think, well, if they attack one personally, it means they have not a single political argument left.

Margaret Thatcher (1925 -)

Source: London Daily Telegraph, March 21, 1986

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A Quote by Margaret Hilda Thatcher on government

It is no exaggeration to describe plain English as a fundamental tool of government.

Margaret Thatcher (1925 -)

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A Quote by Margaret Hilda Thatcher on good, intention, and money

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

Margaret Thatcher (1925 -)

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A Quote by Margaret Hilda Thatcher on work

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I do not know anyone who has got to the top without hard work. That is the recipe. It will not always get you to the top, but should get you pretty near.

Margaret Thatcher (1925 -)

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A Quote by Margaret Hilda Thatcher on good and heart

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

Margaret Thatcher (1925 -)

Source: an interview with Barbara Walters, March 18, 1987

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A Quote by Margaret Hilda Thatcher on leadership

Consensus is the negation of leadership.

Margaret Thatcher (1925 -)

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A Quote by Margaret Hilda Thatcher on danger

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Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by traffic from both sides.

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A Quote by Margaret Hilda Thatcher on women

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Most women defend themselves. It is the female of the species-it is the tigress and lioness in you-which tends to defend when attacked.

Margaret Thatcher (1925 -)

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A Quote by Margaret Hilda Thatcher on lies

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You don't tell deliberate lies, but sometimes you have to be evasive.

Margaret Thatcher (1925 -)

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