Winston Churchill
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Famous British Quotes

'I do detest everything which is not perfectly mutual.'.. Lord Byron

'First law on holes - when you're in one, stop digging!'.. Denis Healey

'Talent, lying in the understanding, is often inherited; genius, being the action of reason or imagination, rarely or never'.. Samuel Taylor Coleridge

'A day without laughter is a day wasted.'.. Charlie Chaplin

'An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered'.. GK Chesterton

'Somebody said to me, 'But the Beatles were anti-materialistic.' That's a huge myth. John and I literally used to sit down and say, 'Now, let's write a swimming pool.''.. Paul McCartney

'Thousands have lived without love, not one without water.'.. W H Auden

'Other nations use 'force'; we Britons alone use 'Might'.'.. Evelyn Waugh

'Squash - that's not exercise, it's flagellation.'.. Noel Coward

'Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.'.. Benjamin Disraeli

'May not the complaint, that common people are above their station, often take its rise in the fact of uncommon people being below theirs?'.. Charles Dickens

'The individual is not accountable to society for his actions in so far as these concern the interests of no person but himself.'.. John Stuart Mill

'There are some ideas so wrong that only a very intelligent person could believe in them'.. George Orwell

'Dictators free themselves, but they enslave the people.'.. Charlie Chaplin

'Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown.'.. William Shakespeare

'Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their soul encourages another person to be brave and true.'.. Charles Dickens

'Nothing, like something, happens anywhere.'.. Philip Larkin

'All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.'.. Winston Churchill

'Remember the dignity of your womanhood. Do not appeal, do not beg, do not grovel. Take courage, join hands, stand beside us, fight with us.'.. Christabel Pankhurst

'We drink one another's health and spoil our own.'.. Jerome K Jerome

'Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead'.. Oscar Wilde

'The true secret of happiness lies in taking a genuine interest in all the details of daily life.'.. William Morris

'It is not real work unless you would rather be doing something else.'.. J M Barrie

'There are only two styles of portrait painting; the serious and the smirk.'.. Charles Dickens

'Always live in the ugliest house on the street - then you don't have to look at it.'.. David Hockney

'There is no instinct like that of the heart.'.. Lord Byron

'Common sense in an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom'.. Samuel Taylor Coleridge

'Anyone can tell the truth, but only very few of us can make epigrams.'.. Somerset Maugham

'No one does anything from a single motive.'.. Samuel Taylor Coleridge

'The hard part is getting to the top of Page 1'.. Sir Tom Stoppard

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