Quotes by Sir Winston Churchill

All great things are simple, and many can be expressed in single words: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.


Broadly speaking, the short words are the best, and the old words best of all.


History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.


It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all the others that have been tried.


It's not enough that we do our best; sometimes we have to do what's required.


Personally I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.


Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.


The price of greatness is responsibility.


A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.


I cannot forecast to you the action of Russia. It is a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma; but perhaps there is a key. That key is Russian national interest.