Start Your Work Week with a Few More Churchill Quotes


It’s always a little tough to find the motivation to get back to work after a nice, lazy long weekend, but this collection of EVEN MORE quotes from the late, great Winston Churchill may be just what you need (as well as that second cup of coffee)

“From now on, ending a sentence with a preposition is something up with which I will not put.”

“Healthy citizens are the greatest asset any country can have.”

“We contend that for a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying to lift himself up by the handle.”

“However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results.”

“It is a mistake to try to look too far ahead. The chain of destiny can only be grasped one link at a time.”

“The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; the inherent vice of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.”

“An old battleax of a woman said to Winston Churchill, “If you were my husband I would put poison in your tea.” Churchill’s response, “Ma’am if you were my wife I would drink it.”

“Good and great are seldom in the same man. ”

“Life is fraught with opportunities to keep your mouth shut.”

“They say that nobody is perfect. Then they tell you practice makes perfect. I wish they’d make up their minds.”

“When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.”

“I only believe in statistics that I doctored myself”

“Fear is a reaction. Courage is a decision.”

“Although prepared for martyrdom, I prefer that it be postponed.”

“There is no such thing as a good tax”

“You can always count on the Americans to do the right thing, after they have exhausted all the other possibilities.”


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