Battles are won by slaughter and maneuver. The greater the general, the more he contributes in maneuver, the less he demands in slaughter.
Quote by Winston Churchill
Winston Churchill Quotes
Short words are best and the old words when short are best of all.
To build may have to be the slow and laborious task of years. To destroy...
He has all the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
We shall show mercy, but we shall not ask for it.
The only guide to man is his conscience; the only shield to his memory is...
Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong.
The Navy can lose us the war, but only the Air Force can win it....
When you have to kill a man it costs nothing to be polite.
Nothing can be more abhorrent to democracy than to imprison a person or keep him...
Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees the...
So they [the Government] go on in strange paradox, decided only to be undecided, resolved...
Healthy citizens are the greatest asset any country can have.
Without courage all virtues lose their meaning.
The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter.
For myself I am an optimist - it does not seem to be much use...
Don't take 'no' for an answer, never submit to failure. Do not be fobbed off...
If you're going through hell, keep going.
The British nation is unique in this respect. They are the only people who like...
A politician needs the ability to foretell what is going to happen tomorrow, next week,...
When the war of the giants is over the wars of the pygmies will begin.