15 of Margaret Thatcher's memorable remarks

Published: Tuesday, April 9 2013 10:19 p.m. MDT

Associated Press

Former British Prime Minister Margaret "The Iron Lady" Thatcher passed away Monday, April 8, 2013 at the age of 87 after suffering a stroke at the Ritz hotel in London.

Thatcher, who had the title of Prime Minister for 11 years starting in 1979, was best known for her strong will and left a legacy admired by supporters and lambasted by critics.

Here are some of Lady Thatcher's most memorable remarks:

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A Guy With A Brain
Enid, OK

Margaret Thatcher: "I seem to smell the stench of appeasement in the air."

Man!, oh, man!, now THAT'S a quote I'd love to direct at liberals and squishy Republicans....

Owl
Salt Lake City, UT

Mrs. Thatcher was a giant. Her clarity of thought and vision has been lost on today's politicians. Thanks for her quotes.

Hutterite
American Fork, UT

"Poor dear, there's nothing between his ears."

--British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, speaking to one of her officials about Reagan, cited by Peter Jenkins, Mrs. Thatcher's Revolution

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