Favorite Quotations ~  Winston Churchill Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill

"It was the nation and the race dwelling all round the globe that had the lion's heart. I had the luck to be called upon to give the roar." ~ Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill

Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.

Kites rise highest against the wind—not with it.

The creation of a hobby and new forms of interest are a policy of first importance to a public man.

A fanatic is one who can't change he mind and won't change the subject.

There is nothing more exhilarating than to be shot at without result.

Eating words has never given me indigestion.

It's a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.

A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.

It was my ambition all my life to be master of the spoken word... Of all the talents bestowed upon man, none is so precious as the gift of oratory. He who enjoys it wields a power more durable than that of a great king.

Just to paint is great fun...try it if you have not done so--before you die.

Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.

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