Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations. 1989.
Harold Macmillan (18941986)
We do not intend to part from the Americans and we do not intend to be satellites. I am sure they do not want us to be so. The stronger we are, the better partners we shall be; and I feel certain that as the months pass we shall draw continually closer together with mutual confidence and respect.
Prime Minister HAROLD MACMILLAN, broadcast to the nation, London, January 17, 1957.Vital Speeches of the Day, February 1, 1957, p. 247.