Why, you may take the most gallant sailor, the most intrepid airman or the most audacious soldier, put them at a table together - what do you get The sum of their fears
Never give in, never give in, never never never never - in nothing, great or small, large or petty - never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense
It is certainly more agreeable to have power to give than to receive
There's something about the outside of a horse that's good for the inside of a man,
The power of the executive to cast a man into prison, ... without formulating any charge known to the law, and particularly to deny him the judgment of his peers, is in the highest degree odious, and the foundation of all totalitarian government whether Nazi or Communist.
My hand seemed arrested by a silent veto.
History will be kind to me for I intend to write it
Those that fail to learn from history, are doomed to repeat it.
The Balkans produce more history than they can consume
Half my lifetime I have earned my living by selling words, and I hope thoughts
There is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man.
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 same evening.
Lady Nancy Astor Winston, if you were my husband, I'd poison your tea.Churchill Nancy, if I were your husband, I'd drink it.
Lady Nancy Astor Winston, if you were my husband, I'd poison your tea. Churchill Nancy, if I were your husband, I'd drink it.
It is hard, if not impossible, to snub a beautiful woman - they remain beautiful and the snub recoils.
One voyage to India is enough the others are merely repletion
Anyone can rat, but it takes a certain amount of ingenuity to re-rat
If you must kill a man, it costs you nothing to be polite about it.
If you mean to profit, learn to please.
I gather, young man, that you wish to be a member of Parliament. The first lesson that you must learn is, when I call for statistics about the rate of infant mortality, what I want is proof that fewer babies died when I was Prime Minister than when a
Personally, I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.
Learn to get used to it bombing. Eels get used to skinning.
It is not alone that property, in all its forms, is struck at, but that liberty, in all its forms, is challenged by the fundamental conceptions of Socialism
Nothing is so exhilarating in life as to be shot at with no result.
The United States is like giant boiler. Once the fire is lighted under it, there is no limit to the power it can generate.