1874-1965. British politician and prime minister of the United Kingdom (1940-1945, 1951-1955).
Logic is a poor guide compared with custom.
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The empires of the futures are the empires of the mind.
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Meeting Franklin Roosevelt was like opening your first bottle of champagne; knowing him was like drinking it.
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It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read a book of quotations.
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Personally, I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.
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The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
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No folly is more costly than the folly of intolerant idealism.
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Moral of the Work. In war: resolution. In defeat: defiance. In victory: magnanimity. In peace: goodwill.
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No crime is so great as daring to excel.
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Don't talk to me about naval tradition. It's nothing but rum, sodomy and the lash.
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