24 Quotes filtered by conservative party
I simply do not understand how Ken Clarke could lead today's Conservative Party to anything other than disaster.
Margaret Thatcher 22/08/2001
On Kenneth Clarke's bid to lead the Conservative Party
In the Conservative Party we have no truck with outmoded Marxist doctrine about class warfare. For us it is not who you are, who your family is or where you come from that matters, but what you are and what you can do for your country that counts.
Margaret Thatcher 1984
I call the Conservative Party now to a crusade. Not only the Conservative Party. I appeal to all those men and women of good will who do not want a Marxist future for themselves or their children or their children's children. For this is not just a fight about national solvency. It is a fight about the very foundations of the social order. It is a crusade not merely to put a temporary block on socialism but to stop its onward march once and for all.
Margaret Thatcher 09/10/1976
The only black guy I ever saw in Conservative central office was the doorman - now even he has gone.
John Taylor 2001