Winston Churchill: 10 Quotes

The war leader us Brits still love to love. The man who brought the Nations together and secured victory in the second world war. Even decades on from his State Funeral when many of us were yet to be born he still ranks as our Number 1 Britain. A collection of his 10 best quotes:

A Fanatic is one who can’t change his mind and wont change the subject.

When I was younger I made it a rule never to take strong drink before lunch. It is now my rule never to do so before breakfast.

You (Neville Chamberlain) were given a choice between war and dishonour. You have chosen dishonour and you got war.

This is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.

The maxim of the British people is ‘Business as usual’.

The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; the inherent virtue of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.

The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.

Out of intense complexities intense simplicities emerge.

In being asked to cut funding for arts, he replied:

Then what are we fighting for?

The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.

Hip, Hip for Britain’s greatest Britain!


2 responses to “Winston Churchill: 10 Quotes”

  1. What about, “You do your worst and we will do our best”.


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