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Winston Churchill

1874-1965. British politician and prime minister of the United Kingdom (1940-1945, 1951-1955).

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To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.

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If you have knowledge, let others light their candles with it.

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Any 20 year-old who isn't a liberal doesn't have a heart, and any 40 year-old who isn't a conservative doesn't have a brain.

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The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; the inherent vice of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.

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I am ready to meet my maker, but whether my maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter.

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Socialism is like a dream. Sooner or later you wake up to reality.

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I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else.

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Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.

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Always remember, a cat looks down on man, a dog looks up to man, but a pig will look man right in the eye and see his equal.

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When the eagles are silent the parrots begin to jabber.

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