Margaret Thatcher

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Margaret Thatcher

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born
in Grantham, Lincolnshire, England, The United Kingdom
October 13, 1925

died
April 08, 2013

gender
female

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Margaret Hilda Thatcher, Baroness Thatcher, LG, OM, PC, FRS (née Roberts) was a British politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1979 to 1990 and Leader of the Conservative Party from 1975 to 1990. She was the first and to date only woman to hold either post.

Born in Grantham in Lincolnshire, England, she went on to read Chemistry at Somerville College, Oxford. She was selected as Conservative candidate for Finchley in 1958 and took her seat in the House of Commons the following year. Upon the election of Edward Heath in 1970, Thatcher was appointed Secretary of State for Education and Science. In 1974, she backed Sir Keith Joseph for the Conservative party leader, but after falling short he dropped out of the race....more


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More books by Margaret Thatcher…
“In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman.”
Margaret Thatcher

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

“Watch your thoughts for they become words.
Watch your words for they become actions.
Watch your actions for they become habits.
Watch your habits for they become your character.
And watch your character for it becomes your destiny.
What we think, we become.
My father always said that... and I think I am fine.”
Margaret Thatcher

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¿Cual es el aforismo que expresa mejor, en tu opinión, tu punto de vista liberal y personal?

"Mind your own business"
 
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Una sociedad de ovejas engendrará con el tiempo un gobierno de lobos.Bertrand De Jouvenel
 
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Cada uno de nosotros tiene el derecho natural, dado por Dios, de defender su persona, su libertad y su propiedad.Bastiat, Frederick
 
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Dale un pez a un hombre y comerá un día; enseñalo a pescar y comerá siempre.
 
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La pregunta no es quién va a permitírmelo; es quién va a detenerme.Ayn Rand
 
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Nada es más fácil que tener buenas intenciones; pero cuando no se entiende cómo funciona una economía las buenas intenciones pueden llevar a consecuencias desastrosas.Thomas Sowell
 
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El socielismo es un sistema que prefiere que los pobres sean más pobres con tal que los ricos sean menos ricos.Margaret Thatcher
 
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