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.
It was sheer professionalism and inspiration and the fact that you really cannot have people marching into other people's territory and staying there.
Democratic nations must try to find ways to starve the terrorist and the hijacker of the oxygen of publicity on which they depend.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Whatever you are from nature, keep to it; never desert your own line of talent...Be what Nature intended you for, and you will succeed; be anything else, and you will be ten thousand times worse than nothing.
ABeing powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
One hopes to achieve the zero option, but in the absence of that we must achieve balanced numbers.
Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing; it's when you've had everything to do, and you've done it.
I love argument, I love debate. I don't expect anyone just to sit there and agree with me, that's not their job.
No woman in my time will be prime minister or chancellor or foreign secretary - not the top jobs. Anyway, I wouldn't want to be prime minister; you have to give yourself 100 percent.
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.
A well ordered society would be one where the State only had a negative action, comparable to that of a rudder: a light pressure at the right moment to counteract the first suggestion of any loss of equilibrium.
It's passionately interesting for me that the things that I learned in a small town, in a very modest home, are just the things that I believe have won the election.
Nothing is more obstinate than a fashionable consensus.
If my critics saw me walking over the Thames they would say it was because I couldn't swim.
There can be no liberty unless there is economic liberty.
I wasn't lucky. I deserved it.
If you want something said, ask a man...if you want something done, ask a woman.
Pennies do not come from heaven. They have to be earned here on earth.
Power is like being a lady... if you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
Disciplining yourself to do what you know is right and importance, although difficult, is the highroad to pride, self-esteem, and personal satisfaction.
It is only when you look now and see success that you say that it was good fortune. It was not. We lost 250 of our best young men. I felt every one.
You and I come by road or rail, but economists travel on infrastructure.
Of course it's the same old story. Truth usually is the same old story.