A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
The price of greatness is responsibility.
— Winston Churchill
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
When you have to kill a man it costs nothing to be polite.
Working hours are never long enough. Each day is a holiday, and ordinary holidays are grudged as enforced interruptions in an absorbing vocation.
The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter.
Victory at all costs, victory in spite of all terror, victory however long and hard the road may be; for without victory there is no survival.
I ought to have known, my advisor’s ought to have known and I ought to have been told, and I ought to have asked.
The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.
Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong.
The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity; the optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
A man is about as big as the things that make him angry
I have taken more out of alcohol than alcohol has taken out of me.
If you’re going through hell, keep going.