Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill

English politician, author
30 November 1874 — 24 January 1965

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The strongest argument against democracy is a five minute discussion with the average voter.

There is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man.

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

Success is nothing more than going from failure to failure with undiminished enthusiasm.

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

This is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.

A fanatic is one who can`t change his mind and won`t change the subject.

Dogs look up to men, cats look down on them, but pigs just treat us as equals.

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

I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught.

Man will occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of the time he will pick himself up and continue on.

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


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