If we open a quarrel between past and present, we shall find that we have lost the future.
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We shall defend our island, whatever the cost may be, we shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills we shall never surrender.
The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter.
In wartime, truth is so precious that she should always be attended by a bodyguard of lies.
History is written by the victors.
I am prepared to meet my Maker. Whether my Maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter.
If you have ten thousand regulations you destroy all respect for the law.
Politics are very much like war. We may even have to use poison gas at times.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link of the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
I may be drunk, Miss, but in the morning I will be sober and you will still be ugly.
I've been involved with violent movies, and then I've also said at a certain point, 'I can't take it anymore. Please cut it.' You know, you've got to respect the filmmaker, and it's a really tough issue.
I think a simple rule of business is, if you do the things that are easier first, then you can actually make a lot of progress.
People talk about doom-laden scenarios happening in the future: they are happening in Africa now. You can see it perfectly clearly. Periodic famines are due to too many people living on land that can't sustain them.
At the end of the day it's got to be a good movie, it's got to be a funny movie, and it's got to make people think, 'Hey, I couldn't have spent my time any better.'
We'll support the government on issues if it's essential to the country but our primary responsibility is not to prop up the government, our responsibility is to provide an opposition and an alternative government for Parliament and for Canadians.
The political system is broken, the economy is broken and so is society. That is why people are so depressed about the state of our country.
Home base is the support system where we have a culinary team, my own writers because of the shows and the books and stuff, we have a culinary team of about six people. Marketing, public relations, accounting and all that sort of stuff.
Everyone has talent. What is rare is the courage to follow talent to the dark place where it leads.
Teach a child what is wise, that is morality. Teach him what is wise and beautiful, that is religion!
The old cathedrals are good, but the great blue dome that hangs over everything is better.