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Quotes by Sir Winston Churchill

Sir Winston Churchill

Sir Winston Churchill was a British Prime Minister and leader of the great nation during World War II. He is remembered as a hardened man who gave hope to the nation and would never surrender. However, many of his words are still remembered today for being inspirational and motivational during a time when it was needed. He was also a fantastic literature writer and he won the Nobel Prize for it. Read some of Winston Churchill's greatest quotes below.


Never give in! Never give in! Never, never, never. Never -- in anything great or small, large or petty -- never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.
In my belief, you cannot deal with the most serious things in the world unless you also understand the most amusing.
We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.
A man does what he must - in spite of personal consequences, in spite of obstacles and dangers and pressures - and that is the basis of all human morality.
A politician needs the ability to foretell what is going to happen tomorrow, next week, next month, and next year. And to have the ability afterwards to explain why it didn't happen.
A prisoner of war is a man who tries to kill you and fails, and then asks you not to kill him.
Battles are won by slaughter and maneuver. The greater the general, the more he contributes in maneuver, the less he demands in slaughter.
We are all worms, but I do believe that I am a glow-worm.