Top 10 Quotes by Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill

I thought of a remark . . . that the United States is like a 'gigantic boiler. Once the fire is lighted under it there is no limit to the power it can generate.' Being saturated and satiated with emotion and sensation, I went to bed and slept the sleep of the saved and thankful.

Winston Churchill
It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations.
Winston Churchill

Danger gathers upon our path. We cannot afford - we have no right - to look back. We must look forward... The stronger the advocate of monarchical principle a man may be, the more zealously he must now endeavor to fortify the Throne and to give to His Majesty's successor that strength which can only come from the love of a united nation and Empire.

Winston Churchill
If I stay on for the time being, bearing the burden at my age, it is not because of love for power or office. I have had an ample share of both. If I stay it is because I have a feeling that I may, through things that have happened, have an influence about what I care about above all else, the building of a sure and lasting peace.
Winston Churchill

Logic is a poor guide compared with custom.

Winston Churchill
The power of man has grown in every sphere, except over himself.
Winston Churchill

Better to dare mighty things and fail than to live in a grey twilight where there is neither victory nor defeat.

Winston Churchill
Science burrows its insulted head in the filth of slaughterous inventions.
Winston Churchill

I began my education at a very early age; in fact, right after I left college.

Winston Churchill
The United States stands at the pinnacle of world power. This is a solemn moment for the American democracy. For with primacy in power is joined an awe-inspiring accountability for the future.