Churchill Quotes – Condensed

Found great quotes from Churchill at artofmanliness site.

Source at:

http://artofmanliness.com/2009/09/30/motivational-posters-winston-churchill-edition-part-i/

http://artofmanliness.com/2009/12/28/motivational-posters-winston-churchill-edition-part-ii/

I condensed several of the quotes for my reference

“Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others”

“If you are going through hell, keep going”

“Success consist of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm”

“One mark of a great men is the power of making lasting impressions upon the people he meets”

“My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me”

“Continuous effort – not strength or intelligence – is the key to unlocking our potential”

“Our difficulties and our dangers will not be removed by closing our eyes to them”

“I like a man who grin when he fights”

“It is no use saying ‘we have done our best’. You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary”

“We are masters of the unsaid words, but slaves of those we slip out”

“Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfills the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things”

“You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood for something, sometime in your life”

“Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong”

“If you travel the earth, you will find it is largely divided into two classes of people – people who say “I wonder why such and such is not done” and people who say “Now who is going to prevent me from doing that thing?””

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