The Almighty in His infinite wisdom did not see fit to create Frenchmen in the image of Englishmen.
We shall not flag or fail. We shall go on to the end. We shall fight in France, we shall fight on the seas and oceans, we shall fight with growing confidence and growing strength in the air, we shall defend our island, whatever the cost may be.
The main vice of capitalism is the uneven distribution of prosperity. The main vice of socialism is the even distribution of misery.
If you travel the earth, you will find it is largely divided into two classes of people people who say I wonder why such and such is not done and people who say Now who is going to prevent me from doing that thing?
Before you can inspire with emotion, you must be swamped with it yourself. Before you can move their tears, your own must flow. To convince them, you must yourself believe.
Responsibility is the price of greatness.
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
It is my belief, you cannot deal with the most serious things in the world unless you understand the most amusing
I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else. "
You make a living by what you get. You make a life by what you give.
Politics is not a game. It is an earnest business.
There is no finer investment for any community than putting milk into babies.
The problems of victory are more agreeable than those of defeat, but they are no less difficult.
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
Some people regard private enterprise as a predatory tiger to be shot. Others look on it as a cow they can milk. Not enough people see it as a healthy horse, pulling a sturdy wagon.