Sir Winston Churchill

British politician (1874 - 1965)

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A love for tradition has never weakened a nation, indeed it has strengthened nations in their hour of peril.Rate it:
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.Rate it:
All great things are simple, and many can be expressed in single words: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.Rate it:
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile - hoping it will eat him last.Rate it:
For my part, I consider that it will be found much better by all parties to leave the past to history, especially as I propose to write that history myself.Rate it:
I have taken more out of alcohol than alcohol has taken out of me.Rate it:
If heaven is going to be full of people like Hardie, well, the Almighty can have them to himself.Rate it:
If you go on with this nuclear arms race, all you are going to do is make the rubble bounce.Rate it:
It helps to write down half a dozen things which are worrying me. Two of them, say, disappear; about two, nothing can be done, so it's no use worrying, and two perhaps can be settled.Rate it:
It is no use saying, "We are doing our best." You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.Rate it:
It might be said that Lord Rosebery outlived his future by ten years and his past by more than twenty.Rate it:
MacDonald has the gift of compressing the largest amount of words into the smallest amount of thoughts.Rate it:
Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing ever happened.Rate it:
Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened.Rate it:
Statistics are like a drunk with a lampost: used more for support than illumination.Rate it:
The best argument against democracy is a five minute conversation with the average voter.Rate it:
The best argument against democracy is a five minute talk with the average voter.Rate it:
There but for the grace of God goes God.Rate it:
There is nothing more exhilarating than to be shot at without result.Rate it:
To be conservative at 20 is heartless and to be a liberal at 60 is plain idiocy.Rate it:
We shall defend our island, whatever the cost may be, we shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender.Rate it:
Who will relieve me of this Wuthering HeightRate it:
[He] looks at foreign affairs through the wrong end of a municipal drainpipe.Rate it:
[On recognizing China] But if you recognize anyone it does not mean you like them. For instance, we all recognize the right honourable gentleman the member for Ebbw Vale.Rate it:

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