Tag Archives: Winston Churchill

Thought For the Day: The Story of Mankind Shows That War Was Universal and Unceasing For Millions of Years Before Armaments Were Invented or Armies Organized

“This truth may be unfashionable, unpalatable, no doubt unpopular, but, if it is the truth, the story of mankind shows that war was universal and unceasing for millions of years before armaments were invented or armies organized. Indeed, the lucid … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Never Give In, Except To Convictions of Honor and Good Sense

“Never give in. Never give in. Never, never, never, never — in nothing, great or small, large or petty — never give in, except to convictions of honour and good sense. Never yield to force. Never yield to the apparently … Continue reading

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Our Finest Hour

At this stage of American history, we advanced onto the world stage having no real choice but to fight a war on multiple fronts in World War II and rather self consciously becoming a, if not the, world leader in … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: We Make A Living By What We Get, But, We Make A Life By What We Give

“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” – Winston Churchill      

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Thought For the Day: It Is the Courage To Continue That Counts

“Success is not final; failure is not fatal:  It is the courage to continue that counts.”  – Winston Churchill    

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Thought For the Day: Capitalism Unevenly Distributes Prosperity; Socialism Evenly Distributes Misery

“The main vice of capitalism is the uneven distribution of prosperity. The main vice of socialism is the even distribution of misery.” – Sir Winston Churchill (1874-1965)    

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Thought For the Day: Success Means To Keep On Going With Enthusiasm

“Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.”  – Winston Churchill Keep the inner fire burning regardless of how many times you need to keep working on accomplishing your goals.  That’s the secret to success.  Failure … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Socialism Leads To the Even Distribution of Misery

“The main vice of capitalism is the uneven distribution of prosperity. The main vice of socialism is the even distribution of misery.” —Sir Winston Churchill (1874-1965)    

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Thought of the Day: Have The Courage To Continue

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” ― Winston S. Churchill There is some question as to if Winston Churchill ever said this.  If he didn’t, it’s quite like something he … Continue reading

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