Aphorisms by author: Margaret Thatcher

Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren`t.
By theme : Politics Wisdom
If a family is the main thing in life it should not be a place for ambitions and thirst for success.
By theme : Relations Behavior
The power and prestige of the country depend primarily on the talent and ability of its people.
By theme : Society State
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
By theme : Politics Society Women
The wisdom of hindsight, so useful to historians and indeed to authors of memoirs, is sadly denied to practicing politicians.
By theme : History Politics Wisdom
You don`t tell deliberate lies, but sometimes you have to be evasive.
By theme : Behavior Politics
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing; knowing that is not enough that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose.
By theme : Success
There can be no liberty unless there is economic liberty.
By theme : Liberty
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren`t.
By theme : Politics Society Women
If you just set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.
By theme : Behavior Politics Psychology
In politics, if you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.
By theme : Men Politics Women
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