History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.
A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.
Never, never, never give in!
Sir, if you were my husband, I would poison your drink.
Madam, if you were my wife, I would drink it.
Exchange between Lady Astor and Winston Churchill
For myself I am an optimist – it does not seem to be much use to be anything else.
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.
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.
You have enemies? Good. That means you‘ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.
My tastes are simple: I am easily satisfied with the best.
Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing ever happened.
“If you are going through hell, keep going.
Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forward to the trip.
Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.
I am fond of pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals.
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.
A fanatic is one who can‘t change his mind and won‘t change the subject.
It is not enough that we do our best; sometimes we must do what is required.
Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice; it is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved.
We are all worms, But I do believe that I am a glow worm.
Continuous effort – not strength or intelligence – is the key to unlocking our potential.
The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.
We can always count on the Americans to do the right thing, after they have exhausted all the other possibilities.
I am ready to meet my Maker. Whether my Maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter.
You don‘t make the poor richer by making the rich poorer.
Don‘t interrupt me while I‘m interrupting.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile, hoping it will eat him last.
We are masters of the unsaid words, but slaves of those we let slip out.
“The price of greatness is responsibility.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope
Everyone is in favor of free speech. Hardly a day passes without its being extolled, but some people‘s idea of it is that they are free to say what they like, but if