Winston Churchill

1874 - 1965

A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on hatred, shame, and soul

This wicked man Hitler, the repository and embodiment of many forms of soul-destroying hatred. this monstrous product of former wrongs and shame.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: Radio Broadcast, 11 September 1940

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on democracy, government, and time

No one pretends that democracy is perfect or all-wise. Indeed, it has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except for all of the other forms which have been tried from time to time.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on power

in

The power of man has grown in every sphere, except over himself.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on day and destruction

To build may have to be the slow and laborious task of years. To destroy can be the thoughtless act of a single day.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on acting

in

It is better to be making the news than taking it; to be an actor rather than a critic.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: The Malakand Field Force, 1898

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on destruction

If you destroy a free market, you create a black market.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on idealism, socialism, and vices

It is a socialist ideal that making profits is a vice. I consider the real vice is making losses.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on vengeance

Nothing is more costly, nothing is more sterile, than vengeance.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on risk

in

This report, by its very length, defends itself against the risk of being read.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on modesty

in

Mr. Attlee is a very modest man. Indeed, he has a lot to be modest about.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Contributed by: Zaady

Syndicate content