He spoke with more eloquence than wisdom.

Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill

Profession: Statesman
Nationality: British

Some suggestions for you :

Never hold discussions with the monkey when the organ grinder is in the room.

In war as in life, it is often necessary when some cherished scheme has failed, to take up the best alternative open, and if so, it is folly not to work for it with all your might.

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.

Well, in war, you can only be killed once. But in politics, many times.

The reformed and placated pirate-mariners brought with them many Danish customs. They had a different notation, which they would have been alarmed to hear described as the duodecimal system. They thought in twelves instead of tens, and in our own day in certain parts of East Anglia the expression the long hundred (i.e., 120) is heard on market-days.

Libya, Eritrea, Abyssinia, Somaliland, nourished by Italian taxation, comprised a vast region in which nearly a quarter of a million Italian colonists toiled, and began to thrive, under the protection of more than four hundred thousand Italian and native troops.

A situation had been created where hundreds of officials had only to do their prescribed duty to their respective countries to wreck the world. They did their duty.

I saw them before you were born. I came here first in 1900. [Reporter: Do they look the same?] Well, the principle seems the same. The water still keeps falling over. 1943, NIAGARA FALLS.

A prisoner of war is a man who tries to kill you and fails, and then asks you not to kill him.

We have always sent two-thirds of what was necessary a month too late.

You'll never find a cup of tea big enough or a book long enough to suit me.

Golf is a game whose aim is to hit a very small ball into an ever smaller hole, with weapons singularly ill-designed for the purpose.

Never trust a man who has not a single redeeming vice.

It is one thing to see the forward path and another to be able to take it. But it is better to have an ambitious plan than none at all.