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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on companions and men

The heights of great men reached and kept, Were not attained by sudden flight, But they, while their companions slept, Were toiling upwards in the night.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: quoting Longfellow

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

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Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on duty and men

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Let us therefore brace ourselves to our duties, and so bear ourselves that, if the British Empire and its Commonwealth last for a thousand years, men will still say, "This was their finest hour."

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

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A Quote by Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill on determination, government, guilt, innocence, and men

There is scarcely anything more important in the government of men than the exact - I will ever say pedantic - observance of the regular forms by which the guilt or innocence of accused persons is determined.

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 disaster, men, success, and world

There are men in the world who derive an exaltation from the proximity of disaster and ruin, as other from success.

Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)

Source: The Malakand Field Force, 1898

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A Quote by Winifred Mary Letts on death, heart, and men

I saw the spires of Oxford As I was passing by, The gray spires of Oxford Against a pearl-gray sky. My heart was with the Oxford men Who went abroad to die.

Winifred Mary Letts (1882 - 1936)

Source: the spires of Oxford

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A Quote by Willis R. Whitney on men, needs, and reason

Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to, when all they need is one reason why they can.

Willis R. Whitney

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A Quote by Willy Wonka on men and nonsense

A little nonsense now and then, is cherished by the wisest men.

Willy Wonka

Source: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

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A Quote by William Wrigley Jr. on agreement, business, and men

When two men in business always agree, one of them is unnecessary.

William Wrigley Jr. (1861 - 1932)

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A Quote by William Wordsworth on choice and men

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Choice word and measured phrase above the reach Of ordinary men.

William Wordsworth (1770 - 1850)

Source: Resolution and Independence. Stanza 14.

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