One of the most influential Brits to have ever held the Prime Minister title is also supremely witty.
"History will be kind to me for I intend to write it." -Winston Churchill
"The pessimist sees
"Personally I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught." - Winston Churchill
"You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something in your life." - Winston Churchill
"I'm prepared to meet my Maker. Whether my Maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter." - Winston Churchill
"In a war, you can only be killed once, but in politics, many times." - Winston Churchill
"I may be drunk Miss, but in the morning I will be sober and you will still be ugly." - Winston Churchill
"There are a terrible lot of lies going about the world, and the worst of it is that half of them are true." - Winston Churchill
"If you are going through hell, keep going." - Winston Churchill
"My tastes are simple: I am easily satisfied with the best." - Winston Churchill
"Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forward to the trip." - Winston Churchill
"Never, never, never give up." - Winston Churchill
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* Minor edits have been made by the Townandcountry.ph editors.