Prof. Edgar Solomon: A bear taking a dump asked a rabbit, "Does shit stick to your fur as a habit?" "Of course not," said the hare, "It's really quite rare," so the bear wiped his ass with the rabbit. There once was a lady named Dot who lived off of pig shit and snot. When she ran out of these, sh
There is no worse mistake in public leadership than to hold out false hope soon to be swept away.
Luckily ... there were Zulus and Afghans, also the Dervishes in the Soudan. Some of these might, if they were well-disposed, 'put up a show' some day.
Singapore could only be taken after a siege by an army of at least 50,000 men. It is not considered possible that the Japanese would embark on such a mad enterprise.
There is no better exercise than to study and devour a picture, and then, without looking at it again, to attempt the next day to reproduce it.
Without victory there is no survival!
There comes a special moment in everyone's life, a moment for which that person was born. That special opportunity, when he seizes it, will fulfill his mission - a mission for which he is uniquely qualified. In that moment, he will find greatness. It is his finest hour.
It was my ambition all of my life to be master of the spoken word.
We shape our buildings; thereafter they shape us. Winston Churc
It is arguable whether the human race have been gainers by the march of science beyond the steam engine. Electricity opens a field of infinite conveniences to ever greater numbers, but they may well have to pay dearly for them. But anyhow in my thought I stop short of the internal combustion engine
The pictorial battlefield becomes a sea of mud mercifully veiled by the fog of war.
I am fond of pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals. Winston Churc
In battles two things are usually required of the Commander-in-Chief: to make a good plan for his army and, secondly, to keep a strong reserve.
I'd prefer to be right than consistent.
These are not dark days: these are great days - the greatest days our country has ever lived.
Watch your habits, they determine your character.
What is the use of living, if it be not to strive for noble causes...
Always remember, however sure you are that you could easily win, that there would not be a war if the other man did not think he also had a chance.
If you recognize anyone it does not mean you like them.
I hate Indians. They are a beastly people with a beastly religion.
Perhaps it is better to be irresponsible and right, than to be responsible and wrong. Winston Churchil