9 Famous Maggie Thatcher Quotes

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Here's 9 famous Maggie Thatcher quotes

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

'Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't'.

'To cure the British disease with socialism was like trying to cure leukaemia with leeches'.

'I seem to smell the stench of appeasement in the air'.

'If you just set out to be liked, you will be prepared to compromise on anything at anytime, and would achieve nothing'.

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

'I usually make up my mind about a man in ten seconds, and I very rarely change it'.

'Socialists are happy until they run out of other people's money'.

'What I do think is a man should be encouraged to stand on his own two feet. Yes, we help people. Of course we help people, but for those who can do, they must just get up and do. And if something’s wrong, they shouldn’t just whine about it. They should get in there and do something about it. Change things'.

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