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950 Inspiring Winston Churchill Leadership Quotes (2023)

1. “We are the masters of our fate.”


2. Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm. - Winston Churchill


3. “The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty." — Winston Churchill


4. We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. - Winston Churchill


5. “Socialism is the philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance and the gospel of envy.”


6. “I may be drunk, Miss, but in the morning I will be sober and you will still be ugly.” ― Winston Churchill


7. “I am a man of simple tastes easily satisfied with the best”


8. “If you are going through hell, keep going.” -Winston Churchill, British Prime Minister


9. “Be a peg, hammered into the frozen ground, immovable.”


10. “Success always demands a greater effort.”


11. “Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end.


12. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal, it is the courage to continue that counts.” ~ Winston Churchill


13. “No folly is more costly than the folly of intolerant idealism.”


14. “We sleep safely at night because rough men stand ready to visit violence on those who would harm us.” ― Winston S. Churchill


15. “In finance, everything that is agreeable is unsound and everything that is sound is disagreeable.”


16. “The speech terrified some listeners, but Churchill’s apparent candor—at least on the threat of invasion, if not the true state of the French army—encouraged others…”


17. All the greatest things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.


18. “A Dark and Deadly Valley”


19. “We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival.” – Winston Churchill


20. Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing ever happened.


21. “You make a living by what you get; you make a life by what you give.” – Winston Churchill


22. It is a mistake to try to look too far ahead. The chain of destiny can only be grasped one link at a time.


23. A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” ― Winston Churchill


24. “I am fond of pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals.”


25. “The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity; the optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” ~ Winston Churchill


26. “The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.”


27. … but accept that not everyone will appreciate your efforts:


28. “Never, never, never give up.” – Winston Churchill


29. Christmas Is A Season Not Only Of Rejoicing, But Of Reflection.” ―Winston Churchill


30. I have in my life concentrated more on self-expression than self-denial.


31. “A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.” — Winston Churchill.


32. “The most important thing about education is appetite.”


33. Broadly speaking short words are best and the old words when short, are best of all.


34. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” — Winston Churchill.


35. “However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results.” – Winston Churchill


36. “Give us the tools, and we will finish the job.”


37. “The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is.” –Winston Churchill


38. “The nation will find it very hard to look up to the leaders who are keeping their ears to the ground.” ~ Winston Churchill


39. “We build dwellings and thereafter they build us.”


40. When eagles are silent, parrots begin to chatter. - Winston Churchill


41. “Great and good are seldom the same man.” – Winston Churchill


42. “Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened.”


43. “This is the kind of tedious [sometimes “pedantic”] nonsense up with which I will not put!”


44. “The Pessimist Sees Difficulty In Every Opportunity. The Optimist Sees Opportunity In Every Difficulty.”


45. “Christmas is a season not only of rejoicing, but of reflection.” — Winston Churchill


46. “Danger: if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never!”


47. “I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught.”– Winston Churchill


48. “When eagles are silent, parrots begin to chatter.” –Winston Churchill


49. ” Politics is not a game. It is an earnest business.”


50. “A state of society where men may not speak their minds cannot long endure.” – Winston Churchill


51. Let us therefore brace ourselves to our duty and so bear ourselves that if the British Commonwealth and Empire lasts for a thousand years, men will still say, ‘this was their finest hour.’


52. Out of intense complexities, intense simplicities emerge' - Seek Simple Solutions.


53. “You were given the choice between war and dishonour. You chose dishonour, and you will have war.' - To Neville Chamberlain”


54. You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life. —Winston Churchill, former British Prime Minister


55. Continuous effort -- not strength nor intelligence -- is the key to unlocking our potential. - Winston Churchill


56. “Mr Editor,” Churchill replied to the first point, “I fight for my corner.”


57. “If you are going through hell, keep going.” ― Winston S. Churchill


58. “If you have an important point to make, don't try to be subtle or clever. Use a pile driver. Hit the point once. Then come back and hit it again. Then hit it a third time - a tremendous whack.”


59. “I’m prepared to meet my Maker. Whether my Maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter.” ~ Winston Churchill


60. “The price of greatness is responsibility.”- Winston Churchill


61. “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”


62. “It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations.”


63. “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


64. “A fanatic is one who can’t change his mind and won’t change the subject.”


65. The water was not fit to drink. To make it palatable, we had to add whisky. By diligent effort, I learned to like it.


66. “I contend that for a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying to lift himself up by the handle.”


67. It is no use saying ‘we are doing our best.’ You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.


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


69. If you’re going through hell, keep going.. - Winston Churchill


70. “If we win, nobody will care. If we lose, there will be nobody to care.” ~ Winston Churchill


71. “The price of greatness is responsibility.” — Winston Churchill


72. “Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill


73. “We contend that for a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying to lift himself up by the handle.”


74. "All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.” — Winston Churchill


75. “Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” —Winston Churchill


76. “The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is.” —Winston Churchill, former Prime Minister of the U.K.


77. “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” -Winston Churchill


78. “We shape our buildings; thereafter they shape us.”


79. Continuous effort—not strength or intelligence—is the key to unlocking our potential.


80. A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. - Winston Churchill.


81. “It’s not enough that we do our best; sometimes we have to do what’s required.” ~ Winston Churchill


82. “The reserve of modern assertions is sometimes pushed to extremes in which the fear of being contradicted leads the writer to strip himself of almost all sense and meaning.”


83. “No hour of life is wasted that is spent in the saddle.”


84. The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.


85. “If this long island story of ours is to end at last, let it end only when each one of us lies choking in his own blood upon the ground.”


86. We shape our dwellings, and afterwards our dwellings shape us.


87. “One clear-cut result is worth a dozen wise precautions.”


88. Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm. – Winston Churchill, politician and writer


89. “Linchpin of the English-Speaking World”


90. When the eagles are silent, the parrots begin to jabber.


91. “A fanatic is one who can’t change his mind and won’t change the subject.” – Winston Churchill


92. “We Shape Our Buildings”


93. “All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope”


94. “In War: Resolution,


95. “It's Never Over 'till it's over!


96. “To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.” ~ Winston Churchill


97. “When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.”


98. “Success is going from failure to failure without a loss of enthusiasm.”


99. “it is the people who control the Government, not the Government the


100. “I have never developed indigestion from eating my words.”


101. "Continuous effort—not strength or intelligence—is the key to unlocking our potential."— Winston Churchill


102. “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.”


103. “No lover ever studied every whim of his mistress as I did those of President Roosevelt.”


104. “To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.” — Winston Churchill.


105. “Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” - Winston Churchill


106. “Let our advance worrying become advance thinking and planning.” ~ Winston Churchill


107. “A good speech should be like a woman’s skirt; long enough to cover the subject and short enough to create interest.”


108. “Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill


109. Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm. —Winston Churchill


110. “The maxim, "Nothing prevails but perfection," may be spelled PARALYSIS.”


111. I am prepared to meet my Maker. Whether my Maker is prepared for the ordeal of meeting me is another matter.


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


113. I am never going to have anything more to do with politics or politicians. When this war is over I shall confine myself entirely to writing and painting.


114. “Their Finest Hour”


115. “No one pretends that democracy is perfect or all-wise. Indeed, it has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.”


116. “Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfills the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things.” – Winston Churchill


117. “Never, never, never give in!” ― Winston S. Churchill


118. It is not in our power to anticipate our destiny.


119. “Attitude is a little thing that makes a BIG difference.” ~ Winston Churchill


120. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” ~ Winston Churchill


121. “Personally, I’m always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.”


122. “We are all worms, But I do believe that I am a glow worm.”


123. Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.


124. “If you’re going through hell, keep going.“ – Winston Churchill


125. “A man is about as big as the things that make him angry”


126. “A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” — Winston Churchill


127. “I am easily satisfied with the very best.”


128. “The way to achieve happiness is to try for perfection that is impossible to achieve, and spend the rest of your life trying to achieve it.”


129. “Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.”


130. “Never, never, never give in!”


131. “If you're going through hell, keep going.”


132. “You must put your head into the lion’s mouth if the per­for­mance is to be a suc­cess.” -Winston Churchill, British Prime Minister


133. “Eating words has never given me indigestion.”


134. “Success is not final; failure is not final. It is the courage to continue that counts.” — Winston Churchill


135. What is adequacy? Adequacy is no standard at all.


136. “Politics is more dangerous than war, for in war you are only killed once.” – Winston Churchill


137. You must look at facts because they look at you.


138. “Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.” ~ Winston Churchill


139. “Before you can inspire with emotion, you must be swamped with it yourself. Before you can move their tears, your own must flow. To convince them, you must yourself, believe.”


140. “The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty” – Winston Churchill


141. “Never, never, never give up.”– Winston Churchill


142. “We shape our dwellings, and afterwards our dwellings shape us.”


143. “Continuous Effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our potential.” – Winston Churchill


144. “Never, never, never, never give up.” – Winston Churchill


145. “A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.” -Winston Churchill


146. “Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.”


147. “Up with which I will not put” (Apocryphal)


148. “Plans are of little importance, but planning is essential.” ― Winston Churchill, former British Prime Minister


149. “Success is not final. failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” ~ Winston Churchill


150. Mencken Quotes About American Politics, Democracy, and Humanity


151. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” — Winston Churchill


152. To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often. – Winston Churchill


153. You must put your head into the lion’s mouth if the performance is to be a success.


154. “If you are going through hell, keep going.” — Winston Churchill


155. “We make a living by what we get; we make a life by what we give.” –Winston Churchill


156. “Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm” – Winston Churchill


157. “If you’re going through hell, keep going.” -Winston Churchill


158. “We must beware of needless innovation, especially when guided by logic.” ~ Winston Churchill


159. “If we open a quarrel between past and present, we shall find that we have lost the future. ”


160. “Out of intense complexities, intense simplicities emerge.”


161. “I like things to happen, and if they don’t happen I like to make them happen.” ~ Winston Churchill


162. “A lady came up to me one day and said 'Sir! You are drunk', to which I replied 'I am drunk today madam, and tomorrow I shall be sober but you will still be ugly.”


163. We are masters of the unsaid words, but slaves of those we let slip out.


164. You cannot cure cancer by a majority.


165. We are stripped bare by the curse of plenty.


166. “Success is never final.Failure is never fatal.But it is courage that counts.”- Winston Churchill


167. “There is no time for ease and comfort. It is the time to dare and endure.”


168. “I only believe in statistics that I doctored myself”


169. "If you’re going through hell, keep going."— Winston Churchill


170. “The only statistics you can trust are those you falsified yourself.” — Winston Churchill


171. We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. – Winston Churchill


172. Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forward to the trip.


173. “Never Give In”


174. Vengeance is the most costly and dissipating of luxuries.


175. “For myself, I am an optimist – it does not seem to be much use to be anything else.”


176. “Out of intense complexities, intense simplicities emerge.” ~ Winston Churchill


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


178. “Never, give in! Never give in! Never, never, never... In nothing great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions or honor and good sense!”


179. Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm. –Winston Churchill


180. "If the human race wishes to have a prolonged and indefinite period of material prosperity, they have only got to behave in a peaceful and helpful way toward one another.” — Winston Churchill


181. "Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.” —Winston Churchill"


182. “It is the time to dare and endure.” ~ Winston Churchill


183. “There is no doubt that it is around the family and the home that all the greatest virtues, the most dominating virtues of human, are created, strengthened and maintained.” ~ Winston Churchill


184. “Success is not final. Failure is not fatal. It’s the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill


185. “In a war, you can only be killed once, but in politics, many times.”


186. “The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.” Winston Churchill


187. “From now on, ending a sentence with a preposition is something up with which I will not put.”


188. We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.” —Sir Winston Churchill


189. “I don't like mixing up moralities with mathematics.”


190. “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” ~ Winston Churchill


191. “Never give up on something that you can’t go a day without thinking about.” ―Winston Churchill


192. Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm. – Winston Churchill


193. “When the eagles are silent, the parrots begin to jabber.” ~ Winston Churchill


194. Difficulties mastered are opportunities won.


195. “You must put your head into the lion’s mouth if the performance is to be a success.” ~ Winston Churchill


196. “It is a mistake to try to look too far ahead. The chain of destiny can only be grasped one link at a time.” ~ Winston Churchill


197. “When you have got a thing where you want, it is a good thing to leave it where it is.”


198. “Captain of Our Souls”


199. “I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else.”- Winston Churchill


200. “When you get a thing the way you want it, leave it alone.”


201. “If you’re going through hell, keep going.” – Winston Churchill


202. Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.


203. “No One Would Do Such Things”


204. When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened.–Winston Churchill


205. “The positive thinker sees the invisible, feels the intangible, and achieves the impossible.” -Winston Churchill


206. “I may be drunk, Miss, but in the morning I will be sober and you will still be ugly.”


207. “Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities... because it is the quality which guarantees all others. ”


208. “Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forward to the trip.” ~ Winston Churchill


209. “Mountaintops inspire leaders but valleys mature them.” – Sir Winston Churchill


210. “Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery.”


211. “We shape our dwellings, and afterwards our dwellings shape us.” ~ Winston Churchill


212. “To improve is to change, so to be perfect is to change often.” ~ Winston Churchill


213. “The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.” ― Winston S. Churchill


214. “There are a terrible lot of lies going around the world, and the worst of it is half of them are true.”


215. “The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.” ~ Winston Churchill


216. “Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.” –Winston Churchill, Never Give In! Winston Churchill's Greatest Speeches


217. “Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.” – Winston Churchill


218. “Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” ―Winston Churchill


219. The true guide of life is to do what is right.


220. “This is no time for ease and comfort. It is time to dare and endure.” ~ Winston Churchill


221. We must beware of needless innovation, especially when guided by logic.


222. “There is no time for ease and comfort. It is time to dare and endure.”


223. “The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.” ~ Winston Churchill


224. "We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” – Winston Churchill


225. “To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.” — Winston Churchill


226. Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts' - Believe In Yourself and Never Give In.


227. Broadly speaking short words are best and the old words, when short, are best of all.


228. “You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.” – Winston Churchill, former British Prime Minister


229. “If the human race wishes to have a prolonged and indefinite period of material prosperity, they have only got to behave in a peaceful and helpful way toward one another.” ~ Winston Churchill


230. “If you’re going through hell, keep going.” Winston Churchill


231. Never, never, never give up.


232. “Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” Winston Churchill


233. “Golf is a game whose aim is to hit a very small ball into an ever smaller hole, with weapons singularly ill-designed for the purpose”


234. It is the time to dare and endure.


235. “Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.”~ Winston Churchill


236. “There is no doubt that it is around the family and the home that all the greatest virtues, the most dominating virtues of humans, are created, strengthened and maintained.” -Winston Churchill


237. Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it has been said, it is the quality that guarantees all others.


238. Continuous effort – not strength or intelligence – is the key to unlocking our potential' - Work Hard to Get What You Want.


239. I am just an average man, but by God I work harder than the average man. - Winston Churchill


240. “Without courage, all other virtues lose their meaning.” – Winston Churchill


241. “In wartime, truth is so precious that she should always be attended by a bodyguard of lies.”


242. “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” ~Winston Churchill


243. “You will make all kinds of mistakes; but as long as you are generous and true and also fierce you cannot hurt the world or even seriously distress her. She was meant to be wooed and won by youth.”


244. “When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened”


245. "Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill


246. “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.”


247. You will never get to the end of the journey if you stop to shy a stone at every dog that barks.


248. Christmas is a season not only of rejoicing, but of reflection.” — Winston Churchill


249. “The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter.” ~ Winston Churchill


250. “The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.”


251. "Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” —Winston Churchill"


252. “The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is.”


253. “We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.” -Winston Churchill


254. “A small lie needs a bodyguard of bigger lies to protect it.”


255. “For myself I am an optimist - it does not seem to be much use to be anything else.”


256. “Sucess consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm” – Winston Churchill


257. “Nothing in life is so exhilarating as to be shot at without result.” –Winston Churchill, The Story of the Malakand Field Force


258. “Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill


259. Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm. ~Winston Churchill


260. “We must not lose our faculty to dare, particularly in dark days.”


261. “Perhaps it is better to be irresponsible and right, than to be responsible and wrong.”


262. “Success is not final. Failure is not fatal. It’s the courage to continue that counts.” — Winston Churchill


263. In finance, everything that is agreeable is unsound and everything that is sound is disagreeable.


264. “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” — Winston Churchill


265. We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” ― Winston Churchill


266. “If you’re going through hell, keep going.” – Sir Winston Churchill


267. You will never reach your destination if you stop and throw stones at every dog that barks.” ― Winston Churchill


268. "Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” ― Winston Churchill


269. It’s not enough that we do our best; sometimes we have to do what’s required.


270. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts.” —Winston Churchill


271. Politics is not a game. It is an earnest business.


272. “A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.”


273. “I’d Drink [Poison]” (Apocryphal)


274. “What is adequacy? Adequacy is no standard at all.” ~ Winston Churchill


275. “You must look at facts because they look at you.” ~ Winston Churchill


276. “Difficulties mastered are opportunities won.” ~ Winston Churchill


277. “I am prepared to meet my Maker. Whether my Maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter.” —Winston Churchill, 100 Quotes by Winston Churchill


278. “Out of intense complexities, intense simplicities emerge”


279. “You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.” —Winston Churchill, former British Prime Minister


280. “We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.”


281. “You create your own universe as you go along.”


282. Saving is a very fine thing. Especially when your parents have done it for you.” – Winston Churchill


283. “Always remember, a cat looks down on man, a dog looks up to man, but a pig will look man right in the eye and see his equal.”


284. Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.


285. “A joke is a very serious thing.”


286. “We are all worms, but I do believe I am a glow-worm.” – Winston Churchill


287. “Without tradition, art is a flock of sheep without a shepherd. Without innovation, it is a corpse.”


288. The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter.


289. “Time and money are largely interchangeable terms.” ~ Winston Churchill


290. “It is all true, or it ought to be; and more and better besides.”


291. My rule of life prescribed as an absolutely sacred rite of smoking cigars and also the drinking of alcohol before, after, and if need be, during all meals and in the intervals between them.


292. “War never pays its dividends in cash on the money it costs.” ~ Winston Churchill


293. The age of chivalry is not dead. Here is a Lady we respect because she is our Queen and we love because of the person she is.


294. “Sugar Candy”


295. “If you will not fight for right when you can easily win without blood shed;


296. “Continuous effort – not strength or intelligence – is the key to unlocking our potential.” ~ Winston Churchill


297. “If you’re going through hell, keep going.”– Winston Churchill


298. “When the eagles are silent, the parrots begin to jabber.”


299. “Do not let spacious plans for a new world divert your energies from saving what is left of the old.”


300. “Kites rise highest against the wind, not with it.”


301. Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.” Winston Churchill


302. The first step is to be honest, and then to be noble. – Winston Churchill


303. “The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; the


304. “Although public reaction [to the broadcast version of the ‘This was their finest hour’ speech] varied, one consistent theme was criticism of Churchill’s delivery.


305. If we open a quarrel between past and present, we shall find that we have lost the future.


306. “Let our advance worrying become advance thinking and planning.”


307. 27. “I may be drunk, Miss, but in the morning I will be sober and you will still be ugly.” ― Winston Churchill


308. “Success is not final; failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill


309. “History is written by the victors.” – Winston Churchill


310. “Never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.” – Winston Churchill


311. “The price of greatness is responsibility.” – Sir Winston Churchill


312. “The longer you look back, the farther you can look forward.” – Winston Churchill


313. “Success is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill


314. “He spoke with more eloquence than wisdom.”


315. Where does the family start? It starts with a young man falling in love with a girl. -Winston Churchill


316. To improve is to change, so to be perfect is to change often.


317. “Success is going from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” ~ Winston Churchill


318. “Kites rise high against the wind. not with it.”– Winston Churchill


319. The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.


320. If you're going through hell, keep going. -Winston Churchill


321. An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile – hoping it will eat him last.


322. If one has to submit, it is wasteful not to do so with the best grace possible.


323. “There is no doubt that it is around the family and the home that all the greatest virtues… are created, strengthened and maintained.” – Winston Churchill


324. “The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” — Winston Churchill, Prime Minister of Great Britain during World War II


325. “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


326. “The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” – Winston Churchill


327. “In finance, everything that is agreeable is unsound and everything that is sound is disagreeable.” ~ Winston Churchill


328. “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.”


329. “My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.”


330. “Politics is not a game. It is an earnest business.” ~ Winston Churchill


331. Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm. – Winston Churchill


332. "Never give up on something that you can’t go a day without thinking about."— Winston Churchill


333. “Good and great are seldom in the same man. ”


334. “We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.” ― Winston Churchill


335. “Christmas is a season not only of rejoicing, but of reflection.” ~ Winston Churchill


336. “Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts.” — Winston Churchill, former UK prime minister


337. I'm prepared to meet my Maker. Whether my Maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter.


338. “The pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; the optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty”. – Winston Churchill


339. “We are masters of the unsaid words, but slaves of those we let slip out.”


340. “We are all worms. but I do believe I am a glow-worm.” – Winston Churchill


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


342. I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught. —Winston Churchill


343. “An old battleax of a woman said to Winston Churchill, "If you were my husband I would put poison in your tea." Churchill's response, "Ma'am if you were my wife I would drink it.”


344. “Keep Calm and Carry On”


345. “Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfills the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things.” –Winston Churchill


346. “Mountaintops inspire leaders but valleys mature them.“


347. “I pass with relief from the tossing sea of Cause and Theory to the firm ground of Result and Fact.” –Winston Churchill, The Story of the Malakand Field Force


348. “Eaten bread is soon forgotten. Dangers which are warded off by effective precautions and foresight are never even remembered.” –Winston Churchill, The World Crisis, Vol


349. Nourish your hopes, but do not overlook realities.


350. “My tastes are simple: I am easily satisfied with the best.” ~ Winston Churchill


351. All wisdom is not new wisdom.


352. Out of intense complexities, intense simplicities emerge.


353. “Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.”―Winston Churchill


354. “Nothing makes a man more reverent than a library.” ~ Winston Churchill


355. “I never worry about action, but only inaction.” – Winston Churchill


356. There is only one duty, only one safe course, and that is to try to be right and not to fear to do or say what you believe to be right.


357. “Decided only to be undecided, resolved to be irresolute, adamant for drift, solid for fluidity, all-powerful to be impotent. ”


358. All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.


359. “Be Ye Men of Valour”


360. If we open a quarrel between the past and the present we shall find that we have lost the future.


361. You never can tell whether bad luck may not after all turn out to be good luck.


362. “A fanatic is one who can’t change his mind and won’t change the subject.” — Winston Churchill


363. “To improve is to change – to be perfect is to change often,” he said.


364. “Meeting Franklin Roosevelt was like opening your first bottle of champagne; knowing him was like drinking it.”


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


366. “My tastes are simple: I am easily satisfied with the best.”


367. “Continuous effort – not strength or intelligence – is the key to unlocking our potential.“


368. “For myself I am an optimist – it does not seem to be much use being anything else.” ~ Winston Churchill


369. “If you have ten thousand regulations you destroy all respect for the law.” ~ Winston Churchill


370. “To be really happy and really safe, one ought to have at least two or three hobbies, and they must all be real.” ~ Winston Churchill


371. Nothing in life is so exhilarating as to be shot at without result.


372. “Evils can be created much quicker than they can be cured.” ~ Winston Churchill


373. “Fear is a reaction. Courage is a decision.”


374. “Dinner would have been splendid...if the wine had been as cold as the soup, the beef as rare as the service, the brandy as old as the fish, and the maid as willing as the Duchess.”


375. “If you’re going through hell, keep going.” ~ Winston Churchill


376. Evils can be created much quicker than they can be cured.


377. “It is wonderful what great strides can be made when there is a resolute purpose behind them.” ~ Winston Churchill


378. “Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.” – Sir Winston Churchill


379. Danger gathers upon our path. We cannot afford—we have no right—to look back. We must look forward. –Winston Churchill, Never Give In! Winston Churchill's Greatest Speeches


380. “I may be drunk, Miss, but in the morning I will be sober and you will still be ugly.” – Winston Churchill


381. “There is nothing wrong with change if it is in the right direction.” — Winston Churchill


382. We have a lot of anxieties, and one cancels out another.


383. “One always measures friendships by how they show up in bad weather.” ~ Winston Churchill


384. “If you destroy a free market you create a black market.” ~ Winston Churchill


385. “Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong.” — Winston Churchill


386. “Give us the tools and we’ll finish the job.” – Winston Churchill


387. “We are waiting for the long-promised invasion. So are the fishes.”


388. “Everyone has his day and some days last longer than others.” – Winston Churchill


389. “One always measures friendships by how they show up in bad weather.”


390. “War of the Unknown Warriors”


391. If you’re going through hell keep going. ~Winston Churchill


392. “We are stripped bare by the curse of plenty.” ~ Winston Churchill


393. “I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else.”


394. There are a terrible lot of lies going about the world, and the worst of it is that half of them are true.


395. 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.


396. Kites rise highest against the wind – not with it.


397. “I am certainly not one of those who need to be prodded. In fact, if anything, I am the prod.” - Winston Churchill


398. “A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.” ~ Winston Churchill


399. “A kite flies against the wind, not with it.”


400. “My conclusion on Freewill and predestination- they are identical.”


401. “Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong.” – Winston Churchill


402. “A good speech should be like a woman's skirt; long enough to cover the subject and short enough to create interest.”


403. “Vengeance is the most costly and dissipating of luxuries.”


404. “Continuous effort – not strength or intelligence – is the key to unlocking our potential.” – Winston Churchill


405. “Don't interrupt me while I'm interrupting.”


406. “I have never developed indigestion from eating my words.” – Winston Churchill


407. “War is a game that is played with a smile. If you can't smile, grin. If you can't grin, keep out of the way till you can.”


408. “Winston Churchill quipped, “To improve is to change, so to be perfect is to have changed often.”


409. “As one's fortunes are reduced, one spirit must expand to fill the void.”


410. “Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” ― Winston S. Churchill


411. “A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.” ~ Winston Churchill


412. "If you’re going through hell, keep going.” – Winston Churchill


413. “The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.” ~ Winston Churchill


414. “One ought to be just before one is generous.” ~ Winston Churchill


415. History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.


416. “A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.” – Winston Churchill


417. “The definition of courage is going from defeat to defeat with enthusiasm.” ― Winston Churchill


418. Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.' – Winston Churchill


419. “Mr Churchill, to what do you attribute your success in life?


420. 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.


421. “All I want is compliance with my wishes, after reasonable discussion.”


422. “Some chicken….Some neck!


423. “This is no time for ease and comfort. It is time to dare and endure.” – Winston Churchill


424. “there is no such thing as a good tax”


425. “Nations that went down fighting rose again, but those who surrendered tamely were finished.”


426. The nation will find it very hard to look up to the leaders who are keeping their ears to the ground. —Sir Winston Churchill


427. Do not let spacious plans for a new world divert your energies from saving what is left of the old.


428. “I never worry about action, but only inaction.”


429. “I hate nobody except Hitler--and that is professional.”


430. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” ― Winston S. Churchill


431. “Every man should ask himself each day whether he is not too readily accepting negative solutions.”


432. “We sleep safely at night because rough men stand ready to visit violence on those who would harm us.”


433. We shape our dwellings, and afterwards our dwellings shape us' - Design Things Well in the First Place as the Consequences Often Last


434. “You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something in your life.” – Winston Churchill


435. “Christmas is a season not only of rejoicing but of reflection.” – Winston Churchill


436. “The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter.”


437. Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill


438. “You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something sometime in your life.” – Winston Churchill


439. “If you’re going through hell keep going.” – Winston Churchill


440. “Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.” – Winston Churchill


441. “If you are going through hell, keep going.” ~ Winston Churchill


442. “There is no such thing as public opinion. There is only published opinion.”


443. “Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it has been said, it is the quality which guarantees all others.” ~ Winston Churchill


444. Continuous effort—not strength or intelligence—is the key to unlocking our potential. — Winston Churchill


445. “There are men in the world who derive as stern an exaltation from the proximity of disaster and ruin, as others from success.”


446. If you’re going through hell, keep going. -Winston Churchill


447. I object on principle to doing by legislation what properly belongs to human good feeling and charity.


448. “You cannot cure cancer by a majority.” ~ Winston Churchill


449. Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference. - Winston Churchill


450. “I leave when the pub closes”


451. Meeting Franklin Roosevelt was like opening your first bottle of champagne; knowing him was like drinking it.


452. “My most brilliant achievement was my ability to persuade my wife to marry me.” — Winston Churchill


453. “Vengeance is the most costly and dissipating of luxuries.” ~ Winston Churchill


454. “When we face with a steady eye the difficulties which lie before us, we may derive new confidence from remembering those we have already overcome.”


455. We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” Winston Churchill


456. “Child of the House of Commons”


457. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” -Winston Churchill


458. “Never give in. Never, never, never. ” – Winston Churchill


459. “it is the people who control the Government, not the Government the people.”


460. “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” – Winston Churchill


461. “I am never going to have anything more to do with politics or politicians. When this war is over I shall confine myself entirely to writing and painting.” ~ Winston Churchill


462. “It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all the others that have been tried.”


463. “A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on. ” — Winston Churchill


464. “All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.” – Winston Churchill


465. We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” – Winston Churchill


466. Give us the tools, and we will finish the job.


467. “I love to learn but I do not want to be taught”


468. If you are going through hell, keep going.


469. “My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me”


470. “The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.” ― Winston S. Churchill


471. “Individual Moslems may show splendid qualities – but the influence of the religion paralyses the social development of those who follow it. No stronger retrograde force exists in the world.”


472. “The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” — Winston Churchill


473. “Success is not final; failure is not fatal. It is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill


474. “We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.” ~ Winston Churchill


475. “I am easily satisfied with the very best.” – Winston Churchill


476. “You make all kinds of mistakes, but as long as you are generous and true and also fierce, you cannot hurt the world or even seriously distress her.”


477. “I like things to happen, and if they don’t happen I like to make them happen.”


478. “The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is.” ~ Winston Churchill


479. “Although prepared for martyrdom, I prefer that it be postponed.”


480. The monarchy is so extraordinarily useful. When Britain wins a battle she shouts, “God save the Queen”; when she loses, she votes down the prime minister.


481. Success is not final; failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill


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


483. “Woe betide the leaders now perched on their dizzy pinnacles of triumph if they cast away at the conference table what the soldiers had won on a hundred bloodsoaked battlefields.”


484. Craft is common both to skill and deceit.


485. “You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.” Winston Churchill


486. “I may be drunk, Miss, but in the morning I will be sober and you will still be ugly.” — Sir Winston Churchill


487. “Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts.”- Winston Churchill


488. “Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forward to the trip.” ― Winston S. Churchill


489. “Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak. Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.” – Sir Winston Churchill


490. I like things to happen, and if they don’t happen I like to make them happen.


491. “Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.” – Winston Churchill


492. “History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.” ~ Winston Churchill


493. “A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.” ― Winston S. Churchill


494. “Do you know why the nose of the bull dog is sloped backwards? So it can keep on breathing without ever letting go.”


495. “Blood, Toil, Tears and Sweat”


496. “Everyone remembers the remark of the old man at the point of death, that his life had been full of troubles— most of which had never happened.” ~ Winston Churchill


497. “If you’re going through hell, keep going. ” — Winston Churchill


498. “Out of intense complexities intense simplicities emerge.” – Winston Churchill


499. “We are going on swinging bravely forward along the grand high road, and already behind the distant mountains is the promise of the sun.” — Winston Churchill


500. “If you are going to kill a man, it costs nothing to be polite.”


501. “You make a living by what you get. You make a life by what you give.”


502. “You create your own universe as you go along.“


503. “The nation will find it very hard to look up to the leaders who are keeping their ears to the ground.”


504. “If the present tries to sit in judgment on the past, it will lose the future.”


505. "Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm” – Winston Churchill


506. Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak, it’s also what it takes to sit down and listen.


507. “Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak, it’s also what it takes to sit down and listen.” ~ Winston Churchill


508. “The price of greatness is responsibility.” ~ Winston Churchill


509. Courage is what it takes to stand and speak, courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen” Winston Churchill


510. “To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.” -Winston Churchill


511. “I decline utterly to be impartial between the fire brigade and the fire.”


512. In a war, you can only be killed once, but in politics, many times.


513. “Never give up on something that you can't go a day without thinking about.” – Winston Churchill


514. Every man should ask himself each day whether he is not too readily accepting negative solutions.


515. “Battles are won by slaughter and maneuver. The greater the general, the more he contributes in maneuver, the less he demands in slaughter.”


516. “The most frightful of all spectacles is the strength of the civilization without its mercy.”


517. “The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.”


518. “Continuous effort – not strength or intelligence – is the key to unlocking our potential.”


519. “Play the game for more than you can afford to lose. Only then will you learn the game.” – Winston Churchill


520. “Churchill kept perspective on the crowds that gathered to hear him speak by conceding they would be twice as big if gathered to see him hanged.”


521. “Do not let spacious plans for a new world divert your energies from saving what is left of the old.” ~ Winston Churchill


522. “Don't talk to me about naval tradition. It's nothing but rum, sodomy, and the lash.”


523. “Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.” – Sir Winston Churchill


524. “This is the type of arrant pedantry up with which I will not put.”


525. “Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” — Winston Churchill.


526. “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.


527. “Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill


528. “Now that we have run out of money we have to think.”


529. Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm. – Winston Churchill


530. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” - Winston Churchill


531. “If you are going through hell, keep going.”


532. “Christmas is a season not only of rejoicing but of reflection.” ~ Winston Churchill


533. “Those whose work and pleasure are one... are... Fortune's favoured children.”


534. “It is not in our power to anticipate our destiny.” ~ Winston Churchill


535. “If you’re going through hell, keep going.”


536. “If we open a quarrel between the past and the present we shall find that we have lost the future.” ~ Winston Churchill


537. A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on. —Winston Churchill


538. “Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities . . . because it is the quality which guarantees all others.” – Winston Churchill


539. “Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak. Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.” – Winston Churchill


540. “The world today is ruled by harassed politicians absorbed in getting into office or turning out the other man so that not much room is left for debating the great issues on their merits”


541. “Never, never, never give up.” — Winston Churchill


542. “If you are going through hell. keep going.” ~ Winston Churchill


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


544. “You have enemies? Good. It means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.”


545. "If you’re going through hell keep going.” —Winston Churchill"


546. Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.


547. “The positive thinker sees the invisible, feels the intangible, and achieves the impossible.” – Winston Churchill.


548. “Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.” —Winston Churchill


549. Continuous effort -- not strength nor intelligence -- is the key to unlocking our potential. –Winston Churchill


550. “Never, never, never give up.” ~ Winston Churchill


551. “The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is.” – Winston Churchill


552. “Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forward to the trip.”


553. “To build may have to be the slow and laborious task of years. To destroy can be the thoughtless act of a single day.”


554. “Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.”


555. “History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.”


556. The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is.


557. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” Winston Churchill (1874-1965), Prime Minister of the United Kingdom


558. “Mountaintops inspire leaders but valleys mature them.” – Winston Churchill


559. The English never draw a line without blurring it.


560. “The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.”


561. “Success is not final; failure is not fatal; it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Sir Winston Churchill


562. “Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.” ~ Winston Churchill


563. You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life. —Winston Churchill


564. “You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something sometime in your life.” –Winston Churchill


565. “You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something in your life.” ~ Winston Churchill


566. “Never, never, never give up.”


567. “Those who never change their minds, never change anything.”


568. “To jaw-jaw is always better than to war-war”


569. “The true guide of life is to do what is right.” ~ Winston Churchill


570. “Let us set up a standard around which the brave and the loyal can rally.” ~ Winston Churchill


571. “The power of man has grown in every sphere, except over himself.” ~ Winston Churchill


572. “The price of greatness is responsibility.” -Winston Churchill


573. “It is always more easy to discover and proclaim general principles than to apply them.”


574. Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.


575. “I was not the lion, but it fell to me to give the lion’s roar.” ~ Winston Churchill


576. Harsh laws are at times better than no laws at all.


577. “If you're going through hell, keep going.” — Winston Churchill


578. “I never worry about action, but only about inaction.” ~ Winston Churchill


579. “Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” –Winston Churchill


580. “To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.” – Winston Churchill


581. “Resposibility is the price of greatness.”


582. “The nose of the bulldog has been slanted backwards so that he can breathe without letting go.” ~ Winston Churchill


583. “Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities… because it is the quality which guarantees all others.” – Winston Churchill


584. Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong.


585. … Churchill was the last to sign [the guestbook as he departed the prime minister’s country house]. He added beneath his name a single word: ‘Finis.’“


586. “Never give up on something you can’t go a day without thinking about.” – Winston Churchill


587. “Listing your personal milestones is like storing a pocketful of sunshine for a rainy day. Sometimes our best is simply not enough…. We have to do what is required.” ― Winston Churchill


588. The price of greatness is responsibility. – Winston Churchill


589. “That weekend, King George came to a new realization. In his diary he wrote, ‘I could not have a better Prime Minister.’“


590. “You will never get to the end of the journey if you stop to shy a stone at every dog that barks.” ~ Winston Churchill


591. If you destroy a free market you create a black market.


592. Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong. —Winston Churchill


593. “When you have to kill a man it costs nothing to be polite.”


594. “Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong.”


595. “Total and Unmitigated Defeat”


596. If we win, nobody will care. If we lose, there will be nobody to care.


597. “In a war, you can only be killed once, but in politics, many times.” ~ Winston Churchill


598. “Let us therefore brace ourselves to our duties, and so bear ourselves that if the British Empire and its Commonwealth last for a thousand years, men will still say, 'This was their finest hour.”


599. “How fortunate it was for the world that when these great trials came upon it there was a generation that terror could not conquer and brutal violence could not enslave.”


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


601. Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen’


602. “The empire’s preparedness was, [U.S. ambassador Joseph Kennedy] related, ‘appallingly weak’ relative to Germany’s great strength. ‘Pitiful,’ he wrote. All England possessed was courage.“


603. “You'll never find a cup of tea big enough or a book long enough to suit me.”


604. “A politician needs 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.”


605. “There is only one thing worse than fighting with allies, and that is fighting without them”


606. “He's a humble man with much to be humble about.”


607. To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often. —Winston Churchill


608. There is always much to be said for not attempting more than you can do and for making a certainty of what you try. But this principle, like others in life and war, has it exceptions.


609. For myself I am an optimist—it does not seem to be much use being anything else.


610. Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm' - Maintain Your Passion.


611. Kennedy Quotes on Life, Politics, and Greatness


612. “Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing ever happened.” ~ Winston Churchill


613. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal. It is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill


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


615. “I have stated that a democracy is always two years behind the dictator.”


616. “It's no use saying, "We are doing our best." You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.”


617. “Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill


618. “What is the use of living, if it be not to strive for noble causes and to make this muddled world a better place for those who will live in it after we are gone?”


619. “Occasionally he stumbled over the truth, but hastily picked himself up and hurried on as if nothing had happened.”


620. “Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill.


621. “Let us reconcile ourselves to the mysterious rhythm of our destinies, such as they must be in this world of space and time.”


622. “I am ready to meet my Maker. Whether my Maker is prepared for the ordeal of meeting me is another matter.”


623. “The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.”


624. “The Few”


625. “We are masters of the unsaid words, but slaves of those we let slip out.” ― Winston S. Churchill


626. “Success is not final. failure is not fatal; it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill


627. “History will be kind to me, for I intend to write it.”


628. “It is not enough that we do our best; sometimes we must do what is required.”


629. “Mr. Attlee is a very modest man. Indeed he has a lot to be modest about.”


630. “Without victory, there is no survival.” –Winston Churchill, 100 Quotes by Winston Churchill


631. “It was the nation and the race dwelling all round the globe that had the lion’s heart. I had the luck to be called upon to give the roar.” ~ Winston Churchill


632. “Life is fraught with opportunities to keep your mouth shut.”


633. “A change is as good as a rest.”


634. “An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile, hoping it will eat him last.”