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  • My ability to persuade my wife to marry me was quite my most brilliant achievement ... Of course, it would have been impossible for any ordinary man to have got through what I had to go through in peace and war without the devoted aid of what we call, in England, one's better half.

    "Churchill by Himself". Book by Richard Langworth, p. 511, 2008.
  • The English never draw a line without blurring it.

    Winston Churchill (1950). “Europe Unite: Speeches 1947 and 1948”, London, Cassell
  • Unless some effective world supergovernment for the purpose of preventing war can be set up ... the prospects for peace and human progress are dark ....If .... it is found possible to build a world organization of irresistible force and inviolable authority for the purpose of securing peace, there are no limits to the blessings which all men enjoy and share.

  • A small lie needs a bodyguard of bigger lies to protect it.

  • The era of procrastination, of half-measures, of soothing and baffling expedients, of delays is coming to its close. In its place we are entering a period of consequences.

    Sir Winston S. Churchill (2013). “Never Give In!: Winston Churchill's Speeches”, p.126, A&C Black
  • The press is easier to strangle than to look in the eyes.

  • Without tradition, art is a flock of sheep without a shepherd. Without innovation, it is a corpse.

    Winston Churchill (1961). “The Unwritten Alliance: Speeches 1953 to 1959”
  • The opposition occupies the benches in front of you, but the enemy sits behind you

  • The flags of the Confederate States of America were very important and a matter of great pride to those citizens living in the Confederacy. They are also a matter of great pride for their descendants as part of their heritage and history.

  • The poor girl does not know how to have a conversation. Unfortunately, she does know how to speak.

  • To each there comes in their lifetime a special moment when they are figuratively tapped on the shoulder and offered the chance to do a very special thing, unique to them and fitted to their talents. What a tragedy if that moment finds them unprepared or unqualified for that which could have been their finest hour.

  • War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.

    Winston Churchill (2013). “The Second World War”, p.565, A&C Black
  • Success always demands a greater effort.

    Winston Churchill (1949). “The Second World War: Their finest hour”
  • If I had been an Italian I am sure that I should have been whole-heartedly with you from the start to finish in your triumphant struggle against the bestial appetites and passions of Leninism.

    Speech in Rome, www.realclearpolitics.com. January 20, 1927.
  • This is no war of chieftains or of princes, of dynasties or national ambition; it is a war of peoples and of causes. There are vast numbers, not only in this Island but in every land, who will render faithful service in this war, but whose names will never be known, whose deeds will never be recorded. This is a War of the Unknown Warriors

    Winston Churchill (1951). “War speeches”
  • There are bitter weeds in England.

    Winston Churchill (1986). “Their Finest Hour”, p.103, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • If you don't take change by the hand, it will take you by the throat.

  • The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.

  • History is written by the victors.

    Edmund Murray, Winston Churchill, Martin Gilbert (1995). “Proceedings of the International Churchill Societies 1992-1993”, Churchill Center
  • Golf. Trying to knock a tiny ball into an even smaller hole with implements ill suited to the purpose.

  • One day President Roosevelt told me that he was asking publicly for suggestions about what the war should be called. I said at once 'The Unnecessary War'.

    Second World War (1948) vol. 1, p. viii
  • I hope I shall never see the day when the Force of Right is deprived of the Right of Force.

  • We used to be a source of fuel; we are increasingly becoming a sink. These supplies of foreign liquid fuel are no doubt vital to our industry, but our ever-increasing dependence upon them ought to arouse serious and timely reflection. The scientific utilisation, by liquefaction, pulverisation and other processes, or our vast and magnificent deposits of coal, constitutes a national object of prime importance.

  • There comes a special moment in everyone's life, a moment for which that person was born. That special opportunity, when he seizes it, will fulfill his mission - a mission for which he is uniquely qualified. In that moment, he will find greatness. It is his finest hour.

  • When the war of the giants is over the wars of the pygmies will begin.

    Winston S. Churchill (2010). “Triumph and Tragedy: The Second World War”, p.430, RosettaBooks
  • For the first time I heard shots fired in anger, heard bullets strike flesh or whistle through the air.

    Winston Churchill (2010). “My Early Life: 1874-1904”, p.95, Simon and Schuster
  • You never can tell whether bad luck may not after all turn out to be good luck.

    Winston Churchill (2010). “My Early Life: 1874-1904”, p.113, Simon and Schuster
  • Nancy, if I were your husband I'd drink it.

    Attributed in Consuelo Vanderbilt Balsan, Glitter and Gold (1952).
  • Before the war it had seemed incredible that such terrors and slaughters, even if they began, could last more than a few months. After the first two years it was difficult to believe that they would ever end.

    Sir Winston Churchill, Winston Churchill (1965). “Great destiny: sixty years of the memorable events in the life of the man of the century recounted in his own incomparable words”
  • The element of the unexpected and the unforeseeable is what gives some of its relish to life and saves us from falling into the mechanical thralldom of the logicians.

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Winston Churchill

  • Born: November 30, 1874
  • Died: January 24, 1965
  • Occupation: Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom