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
Contributed by: Zaady
I pass with relief from the tossing sea of Cause and Theory to the firm ground of Result and Fact.
Source: The Malakand Field Force, 1898
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
It is hard, if not impossible, to snub a beautiful woman-they remain beautiful and the rebuke recoils.
The United States is a land of free speech. Nowhere is speech freer - not even here where we sedulously cultivate it even in its most repulsive form.
Source: Speech in the House of Commons, September 28, 1944
Odd things: animals. All dogs look up to you. All cats look down to you. Only the pig looks at you as an equal.
We have a lot of anxieties, and one cancels out another very often.
Without tradition, art is a flock of sheep without a shepherd. Without innovation, it is a corpse.
Nothing is more costly, nothing is more sterile, than vengeance.
This report, by its very length, defends itself against the risk of being read.
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