Broadly speaking, the short words are the best, and the old words best of all.
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Winston Churchill Quotes
No idea is so outlandish that it should not be considered with a searching but at the same time a steady eye.
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
In war, you can only be killed once, but in politics, many times.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.
Politics is the ability to foretell what is going to happen tomorrow, next week, next month and next year. And to have the ability afterwards to explain why it didn't happen.
To improve is to change to be perfect is to change often.
The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is.
We do not covet anything from any nation except their respect.
A joke is a very serious thing.
We shape our buildings thereafter they shape us.
Representation of the world, like the world itself, is the work of men they describe it from their own point of view, which they confuse with the absolute truth.
Of two pleasures, if there be one which all or almost all who have experience of both give a decided preference, irrespective of any feeling of moral obligation to prefer it, that is the more desirable pleasure.
I'm always going to live in Texas. Texas is my home - it'll be my home forever.
If a business does well, the stock eventually follows.
There can be no keener revelation of a society's soul than the way in which it treats its children.
People feel that the EU is a one-way process, a great machine that sucks up decision-making from national parliaments to the European level until everything is decided by the EU. That needs to change.
Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything - all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure - these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important.
The intelligence of the creature known as a crowd, is the square root of the number of people in it.
Abused patience turns to fury.
God's dream is that you and I and all of us will realize that we are family, that we are made for togetherness, for goodness, and for compassion.