A prisoner of war is a man who tries to kill you and fails, and then asks you not to kill him.
Quote by Winston Churchill
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Winston Churchill Quotes
I may be drunk, Miss, but in the morning I will be sober and you will still be ugly.
My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.
Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong.
Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all the others that have been tried.
No part of the education of a politician is more indispensable than the fighting of elections.
In war as in life, it is often necessary when some cherished scheme has failed, to take up the best alternative open, and if so, it is folly not to work for it with all your might.
The great defense against the air menace is to attack the enemy's aircraft as near as possible to their point of departure.
When you are winning a war almost everything that happens can be claimed to be right and wise.
Those who can win a war well can rarely make a good peace and those who could make a good peace would never have won the war.
Knowledge is a beautiful thing, but there are a few things I wish I didn't know.
Religion is something left over from the infancy of our intelligence, it will fade away as we adopt reason and science as our guidelines.
Music is my religion.
We can make a commitment to promote vegetables and fruits and whole grains on every part of every menu. We can make portion sizes smaller and emphasize quality over quantity. And we can help create a culture - imagine this - where our kids ask for healthy options instead of resisting them.
The only words that ever satisfied me as describing Nature are the terms used in fairy books, charm, spell, enchantment. They express the arbitrariness of the fact and its mystery.
There is much to dislike about President Obama's approach to the financial crisis. But opposition, it seems, will have to come from somewhere other than conservatism. The party out of power is also a party out of touch.
A graduation ceremony is an event where the commencement speaker tells thousands of students dressed in identical caps and gowns that 'individuality' is the key to success.
I protest that if some great Power would agree to make me always think what is true and do what is right, on condition of being turned into a sort of clock and would up every morning before I got out of bed, I should instantly close with the offer.
It only looks like I get to eat a lot of food on TV. I really just get the one bite and the crew and guests eat everything else.
I just want to be healthy and stay alive and keep my family going and everything and keep my friends going and try to do something so that this world will be peaceful. That is the most ambitious and the most difficult thing, but I'm there trying to do it.