9 Quotes filtered by Conviction
Consultation is a good thing when people agree with you and a waste of time when people don't agree with you.
Ken Livingstone 03/2003
Doctinaires are the vultures of principle. They feed upon principle after it is dead.
David Lloyd George
To Dingle Foot.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
As a nation, we may take pride in the fact that we are soft-hearted; but we cannot afford to be soft-headed.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt 01/1941
It must be a conviction Government. As Prime Minister I could not waste time having internal arguments.
Margaret Thatcher 25/02/1979
I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end.
Margaret Thatcher 04/04/1982
To accuse me of being too inflexible is poppycock.
Margaret Thatcher 01/11/1981