Winston Churchill quotes
You will never reach your destination if you stop and throw stones at every dog that barks.
Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened.
Continuous effort - not strength or intelligence - is the key to unlocking our potential.
A good speech should be like a woman's skirt; long enough to cover the subject and short enough to create interest.
Diplomacy is the art of telling people to go to hell in such a way that they ask for directions.
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.
I am fond of pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals.
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I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.
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Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.
We sleep safely at night because rough men stand ready to visit violence on those who would harm us.
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.
For myself I am an optimist - it does not seem to be much use to be anything else.
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.'