Quotes by Winston Churchill - Category: Quotes - Thread ID: 12

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Peter JSB

  • Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
  • If you're going through hell, keep going.
  • You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.
  • Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak. Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.
  • Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
  • A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
  • To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.
  • 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 honour and good sense.
  • History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.
  • We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.
  • There are a terrible lot of lies going about the world, and the worst of it is that half of them are true.
  • To build may have to be the slow and laborious task of years. To destroy can be the thoughtless act of a single day.
  • The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.
  • The price of greatness is responsibility.
  • Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing ever happened.
  • Never hold discussions with the monkey when the organ grinder is in the room.
  • One ought never to turn one’s back on a threatened danger and try to run away from it. If you do that, you will double the danger. But if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half.
  • Personally I’m always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.
  • Broadly speaking short words are best and the old words when short, are best of all.
  • Every day you may make progress. Every step may be fruitful. Yet there will stretch out before you an ever-lengthening, ever-ascending, ever-improving path. You know you will never get to the end of the journey. But this, so far from discouraging, only adds to the joy and glory of the climb.
  • History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.
  • Those who can win a war well can rarely make a good peace, and those who could make a good peace would never have won the war.

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