- Tom Matthews
Winston Churchill Thoughts
My Father sent me an email with quotes from Winston Churchill. They are very good and very thought provoking. I hope you enjoy them as much as I do.
Diplomacy is the art of telling people to go to hell in such a way that they ask for directions.
You will never reach your destination if you stop and throw stones at every dog that barks.
When you're 20 you care what everyone thinks, when you're 40 you stop caring what everyone thinks, when you're 60 you realize no one was ever thinking about you in the first place. You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.
Fear is a reaction. Courage is a decision.
You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.
The POSTIVE THINKER sees the INVISIBLE, feels the INTANGIBLE, and achieves the IMPOSSIBLE.
I no longer listen to what people say, I just watch what they do. Behavior never lies.
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
A good speech should be like a woman's skirt: long enough to cover the subject and short enough to create interest.
Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
I'd rather argue against a hundred idiots, than have one agree with me.
When we judge or criticize another person, it says nothing about that person; it merely says something about our own need to be critical.
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.
However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results.
It is better to do something than to do nothing while waiting to do everything.
I hope you have a great day.