"The reserve of modern assertions is sometimes pushed to extremes, in which the fear of being contradicted leads the writer to strip himself of almost all sense and meaning."
"A nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people."Winston Churchill on John F. Kennedy
"Pick the day. Enjoy it - to the hilt. The day as it comes. People as they come... The past, I think, has helped me appreciate the present - and I don't want to spoil any of it by fretting about the future."Winston Churchill on Audrey Hepburn
"I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death."Winston Churchill on Thomas Paine
"We fear violence less than our own feelings. Personal, private, solitary pain is more terrifying than what anyone else can inflict."Winston Churchill on Jim Morrison
"What is needed, rather than running away or controlling or suppressing or any other resistance, is understanding fear that means, watch it, learn about it, come directly into contact with it. We are to learn about fear, not how to escape from it."Winston Churchill on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"We shape our buildings thereafter they shape us."
"Without tradition, art is a flock of sheep without a shepherd. Without innovation, it is a corpse."
"Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference."
"The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter."
"It is no use saying, 'We are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary."