10 Quotes by Winston Churchill10 Quotes by Winston Churchill10 Quotes by Winston Churchill9 years ago in Urban & Spoken Word
1: "It is better to be making the news than taking it, to be an actor rather than a critic."
2: "The truth is inconvertible. Panic may resent it, ignorance may deride it, malice may distort it, but there it is."
3: "Britain and France had to choose between war and dishonor. They chose dishonor. They will have war."
-To Neville Chamberlain after the Munich Accords
4: "This is Winston Churchill speaking. If you have a microphone in my room it is a waste of time. I do not talk in my sleep."
-When told his room was possibly bugged
5: "We are waiting for the long-promised invasion. So are the fishes."
6: "This tank has more flaws than me myself!"
-On the Churchill Tank
7: "And you, madam, are ugly. But I shall be sober in the morning."
-Responding to member of Parliament Bessie Braddock, who told him he was drunk
8: "For myself, I am an optimist – it does not seem to be muc
You are StrongYou are so, so strong.You are Strong8 months ago in Free Verse
Whatever you’re going through,
Just keep on
The time it takes
Might be short or long,
But you will find
That perfect place
Where you belong.
Just hold on.
motionlessthere aren't words in the English languagemotionless2 years ago in Free Verse
to properly describe this loss. blackness.
blink out. fade out. go out. not
with a bang, but a whimper, your
thoughts won't unknot
from my own, i hear you in my dreams;
sleeping is my obituary for everyone
my antithesis, i'm so fucking terrified
you were right and that some part of me
needed you for a genuine reason.
emotion is not bottomless and you
are not forever. i miss you. i miss
how easily you made me cry. stale
mornings and birds that fly the wrong
direction are nothing compared to the way
you relit the world, birthing new stars
every time you touched something
you pretended to understand.
i never believed in your god, but i hope
you'll forward the prayers i sent
my earthly limitation, i'm sorry
you hurt so bad but i'm glad
it's directed at me. you should never
have to hold all that on your
own. emptiness cannot be ignored
or displaced; i wish i was better
at listening. tomorrow