Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."
"A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty."
"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."
"You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life."
"My tastes are simple: I am easily satisfied with the best."
"Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing ever happened."
"If you are going through hell, keep going."
"History will be kind to me for I intend to write it."
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."
"Never, never, never give in!"
"Sir, if you were my husband, I would poison your drink."
"Madam, if you were my wife, I would drink it."
Exchange between Lady Astor and Winston Churchill "
"For myself I am an optimist - it does not seem to be much use to be anything else."
"Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forward to the trip."
"Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm."
"I am fond of pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals."
"A lady came up to me one day and said 'Sir! You are drunk', to which I replied 'I am drunk today madam, and tomorrow I shall be sober but you will still be ugly."
"A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject."
"It is not enough that we do our best; sometimes we must do what is required."
"The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter."
"He has all the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire. "