Winston Churchill Quotes

The price of greatness is responsibility.

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.

You will never reach your destination if you stop and throw stones at every dog that barks.

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

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

It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link of the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.

Continuous effort not strength or intelligence is the key to unlocking our potential.

Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.

A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

The POSITIVE THINKER sees the INVISIBLE, feels the INTANGIBLE, and achieves the IMPOSSIBLE.

Sometimes our best is simply not enough…. We have to do what is required.

They say that nobody is perfect. Then they tell you practice makes perfect. I wish they’d make up their minds.

For good or for ill, air mastery is today the supreme expression of military power and fleets and armies, however vital and important, must accept a subordinate rank.

Really I feel less keen about the Army every day. I think the Church would suit me better.

It has not fallen to your lot to command great armies. You had to create them, organise them and inspire them.

Study history, study history. In history lies all the secrets of statecraft.

History is written by the victors.

History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.

Is the only lesson of history to be that mankind is unteachable?

The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.

The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.

Cannot possibly attend first night, will attend second… if there is one.

If we are together nothing is impossible. If we are divided all will fail.

We get to make a living; we give to make a life.

Nothing in life is so exhilarating as to be shot at without result.

There is no such thing as public opinion. There is only published opinion.

You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.

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