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Woe betide the leaders now perched on their dizzy pinnacles of triumph if they cast away at the conference table what the soldiers had won on a hundred bloodsoaked battlefields.


Winston S. Churchill

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Woe betide the man who refuses to conform.
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Give me your tired, your poor,
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The wretche...
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You must save what you can of your life; you musn't lose it all simply because you've lost a part.
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Rehashing the past wouldn't change anything. Time to move forward.
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We have looked at everything on the table and cleared away what we don't need,
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The conference itself is not a place of debate, ... They don't engage across the conference table.
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Any part of what was heard can be added in a conference committee. Everything is still on the table.
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or who ...
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Non avevo niente da offrire a nessuno tranne la mia confusione.
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I like to open for a band as it brings on sort of a challenge and it makes things more interesting. ...
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The danger of civilization, of course, is that you will piss away your life on nonsense.
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I cherish my privacy, and woe betide anyone who tries to interfere with that.
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Criticizing these reporters is like booing at the special olympics.
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They really beat us on the glass. That?s what won the game for them.
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Censure is often useful, praise is often deceitful
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They say that nobody is perfect. Then they tell you practice makes perfect. I wish they'd make up th...
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There is no finer investment for any community than putting milk into babies.
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The poor girl does not know how to have a conversation. Unfortunately, she does know how to speak.
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He has all the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
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When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed ...
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The Almighty in His infinite wisdom did not see fit to create Frenchmen in the image of Englishmen.
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Never, never, never give up.
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Responsibility is the price of greatness.
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In the course of my life, I have often had to eat my words, and I must confess that I have always fo...
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Ending a sentence with a preposition is something up with which I will not put.
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Baldwin thought Europe was a bore, and Chamberlain thought it was only a greater Birmingham.
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Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong.
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It is no use saying, 'We are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is neces...
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Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the...
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You can always count on Americans to do the right thing - after they've tried everything else.
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Difficulties mastered are opportunities won.
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We occasionally stumble over the truth but most of us pick ourselves up and hurry off as if nothing ...
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This report, by its very length, defends itself against the risk of being read.
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It is a fine game to play - the game of politics - and it is well worth waiting for a good hand befo...
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To jaw-jaw is always better than to war-war.
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Short words are best and the old words when short are best of all.
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It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations.
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'No comment' is a splendid expression. I am using it again and again.
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Perhaps it is better to be irresponsible and right, than to be responsible and wrong.
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If you have ten thousand regulations you destroy all respect for the law.
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I never worry about action, but only inaction.
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My wife and I tried two or three times in the last 40 years to have breakfast together, but it was s...
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Politics is not a game. It is an earnest business.
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I remember, when I was a child, being taken to the celebrated Barnum's circus, which contained an ex...
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We are all worms, but I do believe that I am a glow worm.
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The length of this document defends it well against the risk of its being read.
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It is no use saying, 'We are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
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Success is in the details.
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For myself I am an optimist--it does not seem to be much use being anything else.
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Nothing will bring American sympathy along with us so much as American blood shed in the field
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I like a man who grins when he fights.
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(Prime Minister Joseph) Chamberlain loves the working man - he loves to see him work
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Golf is a game whose aim is to hit a very small ball into an even smaller hole, with weapons singula...
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A man is about as big as the things that make him angry
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It would be a great reform in politics if wisdom could be made to spread as easily and rapidly as fo...
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The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.
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Nothing can be more abhorrent to democracy than to imprison a person or keep him in prison because h...
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If Hitler invaded hell I would make at least a favorable reference to the devil in the House of Comm...
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Some people's idea of [free speech] is that they are free to say what they like, but if anyone says ...
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It's quite simple, (public speaking) Say what you have to say and when you come to a sentence with a...
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They are decided only to be undecided, resolved to be irresolute, adamant for drift, solid for fluid...
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I was only the servant of my country and had I, at any moment, failed to express her unflinching res...
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No lover ever studied every whim of his mistress as I did those of President Roosevelt.
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The human story does not always unfold like a mathematical calculation on the principle that two and...
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Headmasters have powers at their disposal with which Prime Ministers have never yet been invested
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