Winston Churchill

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill KG, OM, CH, TD, FRS, PC (Can) (1874-11-30 1965-01-24) was a British politician. He was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945, and again from 1951 to 1955. He received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1953.
Found 180 thoughts of Winston Churchill

I like pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals.

Winston Churchill

If you have ten thousand regulations you destroy all respect for the law.

Winston Churchill

There is only one duty, only one safe course, and that is to try to be right.

Winston Churchill

Responsibility is the price of greatness.

Winston Churchill

Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.

Winston Churchill

I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.

Winston Churchill

I must place on record my regret that the human race ever learned to fly.

Winston Churchill

The price of greatness is responsibility.

Winston Churchill

I do not resent criticism, even when, for the sake of emphasis, it parts for the time with reality.

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Greatly his foes he dreads, but more his friends; he hurts me most who lavishly commends.

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I am certainly not one of those who need to be prodded. In fact, if anything, I am the prod.

Winston Churchill

Personally, I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.

Winston Churchill

The power of man has grown in every sphere, except over himself.

Winston Churchill

It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.

Winston Churchill

True genius resides in the capacity for evaluation of uncertain, hazardous, and conflicting information.

Winston Churchill

Without courage all virtues lose their meaning.

Winston Churchill

There is no limit to the ingenuity of man if it is properly and vigorously applied under conditions of peace and justice.

Winston Churchill

Death came very easily to her. She had lived such an innocent and loving life of service to others and held such a simple faith, that she had no fears at all and did not seem to mind very much.

Winston Churchill

There is no finer investment for any community than putting milk into babies.

Winston Churchill

One ought never to turn one's back on a threatened danger and try to run away from it. If you do that, you will double the danger. But if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never!

Winston Churchill

They say that nobody is perfect. Then they tell you practice makes perfect. I wish they'd make up their minds.

Winston Churchill

If Hitler invaded hell I would make at least a favourable reference to the devil in the House of Commons.

Winston Churchill

Kites rise highest against the wind, not with it.

Winston Churchill

Sure I am this day we are masters of our fate, that the task which has been set before us is not above our strength; that it's pangs and toils are not beyond our endurance. As long as we have faith in our own cause and an unconquerable will to win, victory will not be denied us.

Winston Churchill

No one can guarantee success in war, but only deserve it.

Winston Churchill
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