Winston Churchill - Page 4

In those days he was wiser than he is now; he used to frequently take my advice.
– Winston Churchill

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

Always remember that I have taken more out of alcohol than alcohol has taken out of me.
– Winston Churchill

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

I am always ready to learn, but I do not always like being taught.
– Winston Churchill

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

I like pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals.
– Winston Churchill

Don’t worry about avoiding temptation… as you grow older, it will avoid you.
– Winston Churchill

Kites rise highest against the wind; not with it.
– Winston Churchill

It is hard, if not impossible, to snub a beautiful woman they remain beautiful and the rebuke recoils.
– Winston Churchill

The first time you see Winston Churchill you see all his faults and the rest of your life you spend discovering his virtues.
– Winston Churchill

There are few virtues which the Poles do not possess and there are few errors they have ever avoided.
– Winston Churchill

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

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

It is more agreeable to have the power to give than to receive.
– Winston Churchill

Men stumble over the truth from time to time, but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.
– Winston Churchill

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

It’s quite simple. Say what you have to say and when you come to a sentence with a grammatical ending, sit down.
– Winston Churchill

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

Broadly speaking, the short words are the best, and the old words best of all.
– Winston Churchill