Winston Churchill

1874 - 1965

A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on inspiration and maturity

Mountaintops inspire leaders but valleys mature them.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill

From Stettin in the Baltic to Trieste in the Adriatic an iron curtain has descended across the Continent.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: Address at Westminster College, Fulton, Missouri, March 5, 1946

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on ignorance and truth

The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it. Ignorance may deride it. But in the end, there it is.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill

From now on, ending a sentence with a preposition is something up with which I will not put.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on fate and tyranny

The V sign is the symbol of the unconquerable will of the occupied territories, and a portent of the fate awaiting the Nazi tyranny.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: Message to the people of Europe on launching the V for Victory campaign, July 1941

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on nations, people, and respect

The British nation is unique in this respect, They are the only people who like to be told how bad things are, who like to be told the worst.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: Report on the war, House of Commons, June 1941

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on good and people

The British people are good all through. You can test them as you would put a bucket into the sea and always find it salt.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: A Churchill Reader, edited by Colin Coote

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on blessings, capitalism, sharing, socialism, vices, and virtue

The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; the inherent virtue of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: Saying

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill

For each and for all, as for the Royal Navy, the watchword should be, "Carry on, and dread nought."

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: Speech on traffic at sea, House of Commons, December 6, 1939

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on facts and theory

I pass with relief from the tossing sea of Cause and Theory to the firm ground of Result and Fact.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: The Malakand Field Force, 1898

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