Winston Churchill Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old winston churchill quotes, winston churchill sayings, and winston churchill proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


This is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.     

Winston Churchill

We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.     

Winston Churchill

Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.     

Winston Churchill

You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.     

Winston Churchill

If you're going through hell, keep going.     

Winston Churchill

Painting a picture is like trying to fight a battle.     

Winston Churchill

Smoking cigars is like falling in love; first you are attracted to its shape; you stay with it for its flavour; and you must always remember never, never let the flame go out.     

Winston Churchill

When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you.     

Winston Churchill

If this is a blessing, it is certainly very well disguised.     

Winston Churchill

The positive thinker sees the invisible, feels the intangible, and achieves the impossible.     

Winston Churchill

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.     

Winston Churchill

I have taken more out of alcohol than alcohol has taken out of me.     

Winston Churchill

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.     

Winston Churchill

We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival.     

Winston Churchill

Let our advance worrying become advance thinking and planning.     

Winston Churchill

I have taken more out of alcohol than alcohol has taken out of me.     

Winston Churchill

I have always had a curious nature; I enjoy learning, but I dislike being taught.     

Winston Churchill

There is no finer investment for any community than putting milk into babies.     

Winston Churchill

Most people hate the taste of beer to begin with. It is, however, a prejudice.     

Winston Churchill

The United States is like giant boiler. Once the fire is lighted under it, there is no limit to the power it can generate.     

Winston Churchill

The price of greatness is responsibility.     

Winston Churchill

A love for tradition has never weakened a nation, indeed it has strengthened nations in their hour of peril.     

Winston Churchill

Experts should be on tap but never on top.     

Winston Churchill

Sunshine is my quest.     

Winston Churchill

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.     

Winston Churchill

Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.     

Winston Churchill

We are masters of the unsaid words, but slaves of those we let slip out.     

Winston Churchill

A vocabulary of truth and simplicity will be of service throughout your life.     

Winston Churchill

Some people's idea of [free speech] is that they are free to say what they like, but if anyone says anything back, that is an outrage.     

Winston Churchill

There are a terrible lot of lies going about the world, and the worst of it is that half of them are true.     

Winston Churchill