Unemployment is of vital importance, particularly to the unemployed.
We will have to embark on a change so radical, a revolution so quiet and yet so total, that it will go far beyond the programme for a parliament
There is no question of any erosion of essential national sovereignty.
A diplomat is a man who thinks twice before he says nothing.
The unpleasant and unacceptable face of capitalism.
We are the trade union for pensioners and children, the trade union for the disabled and the sick... the trade union for the nation as a whole.
Do you know what Margaret Thatcher did in her first Budget? Introduced VAT on yachts! It somewhat ruined my retirement
I do not often attack the Labour Party, they do it so well themselves.
I was delighted that by campaigning throughout England, Scotland and Wales, addressing in all 39 public meetings, I had contributed to the victory of the Conservative Party at this general election.
I have no interest in sailing around the world. Not that there is any lack of requests for me to do so.
Abhorrence of apartheid is a moral attitude, not a policy.
Protectionism is the institutionalization of economic failure.
There's a lot of people I've encouraged and helped to get into the House of Commons. Looking at them now, I'm not so sure it was a wise thing to do.
Other countries have far greater problems than we have.
I said it three times actually.
If politicians lived on praise and thanks they'd be forced into some other line of business.
I am not a product of privilege, I am a product of opportunity.
Pitt the Younger was a great British Prime Minister. He saved Europe from Napoleon, he was the pilot who weathered the storm. I don't know whether he'd have done it any better or quicker had he been married.
I have always had a hidden wish, a frustrated desire, to run a hotel
We have had eight years of consistent and persistent attacks on those four years in government - and on me, personally, but that does not matter - by people who were collectively responsible for those four years.
I think Churchill would be appalled at the Thatcher government.
I don't think that modesty is the outstanding characteristic of contemporary politics, do you?
Leadership is all about right and wrong.
In excluding me from the shadow cabinet, Margaret Thatcher has chosen what I believe to be the only wholly honest solution and one which I accept and welcome.
You mustn't expect prime ministers to enjoy themselves. If they do, they mustn't show it - the population would be horrified
Follow AzQuotes on Facebook, Twitter and Google+. Every day we present the best quotes! Improve yourself, find your inspiration, share with friends