Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
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Winston Churchill Quotes
One does not leave a convivial party before closing time.
The reserve of modern assertions is sometimes pushed to extremes, in which the fear of being contradicted leads the writer to strip himself of almost all sense and meaning.
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
It is no use saying, 'We are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
In wartime, truth is so precious that she should always be attended by a bodyguard of lies.
These are not dark days: these are great days - the greatest days our country has ever lived.
The power of man has grown in every sphere, except over himself.
Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Politics is not a game. It is an earnest business.
You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.
The envious man grows lean at the success of his neighbor.
Do not be the difference you desire but be the ultimate goal people desire.
The dirty little secret is that the pool man, who's making $30,000 a year, is subsidizing the million-dollar mortgage for the family whose pool he cleans. No wonder people want to get rid of tax breaks for corporate jets.
Ironing boards are a classic example of something I find horrible about modern society: the excitementation, for want of a better word, of mundane things.
Love rules the court, the camp, the grove, And men below, and saints above For love is heaven, and heaven is love.
Canadians know that the promise of a recession didn't happen because of anything we did here. If you look at all the causes of the recession, problems in mortgage markets, the problems in the banking sector, the problems in government finance in countries like Greece, none of those problems were in present Canada.
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.
A lot of the problems I had with fame I was bringing on myself. A lot of self-loathing, a lot of woe-is-me. Now I'm learning to see the positive side of things, instead of, like, 'I can't go to Kmart. I can't take my kids to the haunted house.'
Auction houses run a rigged game. They know exactly how many people will be bidding on a work and exactly who they are. In a gallery, works of art need only one person who wants to pay for them.