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Winston Churchill
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It always looks so easy to solve problems by taking the line of least resistance. Winston Churchill
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There is no doubt the charge was an awful gamble and that no normal precautions were possible. The issue as far as I was concerned had to be left to Fortune or to God - or to whatever may decide these things. I am content and shall not complain. Winston Churchill
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When I was younger I made it a rule never to take strong drink before lunch. It is now my rule never to do so before breakfast. Winston Churchill
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I have in my life concentrated more on self-expression than self-denial. Winston Churchill
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You must put your head into the lion's mouth if the performance is to be a success. Winston Churchill
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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. Winston Churchill
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Fear is a reaction. Courage is a decision. Winston Churchill
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It is not given to human beings, happily for them, for otherwise life would be intolerable, to foresee or to predict to any large extent the unfolding course of events. Winston Churchill
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One evening at Chequers the film was Oliver Twist. Rufus, as usual, had the best seat in the house, on his master's lap. At the point when Bill Sikes was about to drown his dog to put the police off his track, Churchill covered Rufus's eyes with his hand. He said, "Don't look now, dear. I'll tell you about it afterwards." Winston Churchill
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You will never reach your destination if you stop and throw stones at every dog that barks. Winston Churchill
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Nourish your hopes, but do not overlook realities. Winston Churchill
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Victory is only wrested by running risks. Winston Churchill
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The United States is a land of free speech. Nowhere is speech freer - not even here where we sedulously cultivate it even in its most repulsive form. Winston Churchill
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Working hours are never long enough. Each day is a holiday, and ordinary holidays are grudged as enforced interruptions in an absorbing vocation. Winston Churchill
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Any man who is under 30, and is not a liberal, has no heart; and any man who is over 30, and is not a conservative, has no brains. Winston Churchill
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Bessie Braddock: "Winston, you're drunk. Churchill: "Bessie, you're ugly. But tomorrow I shall be sober. Winston Churchill
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I have never accepted what many people have kindly said - namely that I inspired the nation. Their will was resolute and remorseless, and as it proved, unconquerable. It fell to me to express it. Winston Churchill
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I always like to learn, but I don't always like to be taught. Winston Churchill
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The only traditions of the Royal Navy are rum, sodomy and the lash. Winston Churchill
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Never believe any war will be smooth and easy, or that anyone who embarks on the strange voyage can measure the tides and hurricanes he will encounter. Winston Churchill
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Wars are not won by evacuations. Winston Churchill
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Most people hate the taste of beer - to begin with. It is, however, a prejudice that many people have been able to overcome. Winston Churchill
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Laws just or unjust may govern men's actions. Tyrannies may restrain or regulate their words. The machinery of propaganda may pack their minds with falsehood and deny them truth for many generations of time. But the soul of man thus held in trance or frozen in a long night can be awakened by a spark coming from God knows where and in a moment the whole structure of lies and oppression is on trial for its life. Winston Churchill
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Little did we guess that what has been called the century of the common man would witness as its outstanding feature more common men killing each other with greater facilities than any other five centuries together in the history of the world. Winston Churchill
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I do not understand the squeamishness about the use of gas. I am strongly in favour of using poisonous gas against uncivilized tribes. Winston Churchill
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There is something going on in time and space, and beyond time and space, which, whether we like it or not, spells duty. Winston Churchill
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I have watched this famous island descending incontinently, fecklessly, the stairway which lead to a dark gulf. Winston Churchill
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You must understand that this war is not against Hitler or National Socialism, but against the strength of the German people, which is to be smashed once and for all, regardless of whether it is in the hands of Hitler or a Jesuit priest. Winston Churchill
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I drink a great deal. I sleep a little, and I smoke cigar after cigar. That is why I am in two-hundred-percent form. Winston Churchill
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One of the most important signs of the existence of a democracy is that when there is a knock at the door at 5 in the morning, one is completely certain that it is the milkman. Winston Churchill
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Victory at all costs, victory in spite of all terror, victory however long and hard the road may be; for without victory, there is no survival. Winston Churchill
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I am prepared to meet my Maker. Whether my Maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter. Winston Churchill
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The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; the inherent virtue of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries. Winston Churchill
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I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught. Winston Churchill
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The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you can see. Winston Churchill
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In the course of my life, I have often had to eat my words, and I must confess that I have always found it a wholesome diet. Winston Churchill
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Politics is the ability to foretell what is going to happen tomorrow, next week, next month and next year. And to have the ability afterwards to explain why it didn't happen. Winston Churchill
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This is no time for ease and comfort. It is time to dare and endure. Winston Churchill
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A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject. Winston Churchill
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I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else. Winston Churchill
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I never worry about action, but only inaction. Winston Churchill
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Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened. Winston Churchill
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History is written by the victors. Winston Churchill
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No part of the education of a politician is more indispensable than the fighting of elections. Winston Churchill
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I always seem to get inspiration and renewed vitality by contact with this great novel land of yours which sticks up out of the Atlantic. Winston Churchill
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When you have to kill a man, it costs nothing to be polite. Winston Churchill
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If the Almighty were to rebuild the world and asked me for advice, I would have English Channels round every country. And the atmosphere would be such that anything which attempted to fly would be set on fire. Winston Churchill
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Doubts [can] be swept away only by deeds. Winston Churchill
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When you get a thing the way you want it, leave it alone. Winston Churchill
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Appeasement is feeding the crocodile, hoping he will eat you last. Winston Churchill
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Things don't happen to me. I happen to things! Winston Churchill
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History with its flickering lamp stumbles along the trail of the past, trying to reconstruct its scenes, to revive its echoes, and kindle with pale gleams the passion of former days. Winston Churchill
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Broadly speaking, human beings may be divided into three classes: those who are billed to death, those who are worried to death, and those who are bored to death. Winston Churchill
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Bearing ourselves humbly before God ... we await undismayed the impending assault ... be the ordeal sharp or long, or both, we shall seek no terms, we shall tolerate no parlay; we may show mercy - we shall ask for none. Winston Churchill
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To achieve the extirpation of Nazi tyranny there are no lengths of violence to which we will not go. Winston Churchill
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One might as well legalise sodomy as recognise the Bolsheviks. Winston Churchill
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Now at this very moment I knew that the United States was in the war, up to the neck and in to the death. So we had won after all! ... How long the war would last or in what fashion it would end no man could tell, nor did I at this moment care ... We should not be wiped out. Our history would not come to an end ... Hitler's fate was sealed. Mussolini's fate was sealed. As for the Japanese, they would be ground to a powder. All the rest was merely the proper application of overwhelming force. Winston Churchill
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I cannot pretend to feel impartial about colors. I rejoice with the brilliant ones and am genuinely sorry for the poor browns. Winston Churchill
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The human story does not always unfold like a mathematical calculation on the principle that two and two make four. Sometimes in life they make five or minus three; and sometimes the blackboard topples down in the middle of the sum and leaves the class in disorder and the pedagogue with a black eye. Winston Churchill
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I remember, when I was a child, being taken to the celebrated Barnum's circus, which contained an exhibition of freaks and monstrosities, but the exhibit on the program which I most desired to see was the one described as 'The Boneless Wonder.' My parents judged that the spectacle would be too revolting and demoralizing for my youthful eyes, and I have waited 50 years to see the boneless wonder sitting on the Treasury Bench. Winston Churchill
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It may almost be said, 'Before Alamein we never had a victory. After Alamein we never had a defeat. Winston Churchill
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I said that the world must be made safe for at least fifty years. If it was only for fifteen to twenty years then we should have betrayed our soldiers. Winston Churchill
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There is a precipice on either side of you - a precipice of caution and a precipice of over-daring. Winston Churchill
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If you have 10,000 regulations you destroy all respect for the law. Winston Churchill
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Half my lifetime I have earned my living by selling words, and I hope thoughts. Winston Churchill
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If you have knowledge, let others light their candles with it. Winston Churchill
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The Russians will try all the rooms in a house, enter those that are not locked, and when they come to one that cannot be broken into, they will withdraw and invite you to dine genially that that same evening. Winston Churchill
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I am bored with it all. Winston Churchill
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The only guide to a man is his conscience; the only shield to his memory is the rectitude and sincerity of his actions. It is very imprudent to walk through life without this shield... Winston Churchill
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I must point out that my rule of life prescribed as an absolutely sacred rite smoking cigars and also the drinking of alcohol before, after, and if need be during all meals and in the intervals between them. Winston Churchill
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