If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman. – Margaret Thatcher who was born on this day in 1925.
She also said:
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other peoples’ money.
Nothing is more obstinate than a fashionable consensus.
Disciplining yourself to do what you know is right and important, although difficult, is the highroad to pride, self-esteem, and personal satisfaction.
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.
No one would remember the Good Samaritan if he’d only had good intentions; he had money as well.
The spirit of envy can destroy; it can never build.
It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.