Winston Churchill Age, Height, Biography, Books and Some Amazing Motivational Quotes

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill was a British Army officer, Stateman and writer, He was aslo one of the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940-1945 during the Second world war and becoem again the Prime Minister in 1951-1955. He was Born on 30 November 1874 and has joined the briish army in 1895 and saw action in British India. The Anglo -Sudan War and the Second Boer Wars. Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill was born on 30 November 1874 and he was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945, during the Second World War, and again from 1951 to 1955. Apart from two years between 1922 and 1924, Churchill was a Member of Parliament (MP) from 1900 to 1964 and represented a total of five constituencies. Ideologically an economic liberal and imperialist, he was for most of his career a member of the Conservative Party, as leader from 1940 to 1955. He was a member of the Liberal Party from 1904 to 1924. Churchill was also well known for his military career and as a historian, painter and writer, and among his many awards was the Nobel Prize in Literature.

Some Books by Winston Churchill

  • A History of the English-Speaking Peoples in 1956
  • My Early Life in 1930
  • The World Crisis in 1923
  • The River War in 1899
  • Marlborough: His Life and Times in 1933
  • Triumph and Tragedy: The Second World War Volume VI Winston Churchill in 1953
  • The Story of the Malakand Field Force in 1898
  • Savrola in 1900
  • Great Contemporaries in 1937
  • London to Ladysmith via Pretoria in 1900
  • This was their finest hour on 18 June 1940
  • Churchill: The Power of Words originally published on 5 June 2012
  • The Second World War: The grand alliance in 1950
  • The Hinge of Fate in 1950
  • Painting as a pastime in 1948
  • Ian Hamilton’s March in 1900
  • Closing the Ring: The Second World War Volume V Winston Churchill in 1951
  • The Second World War Winston Churchill in 1948
  • Churchill: Walking with Destiny Originally published on 2018
  • Arms and the Covenant in 1938
  • Never Give In! Winston Churchill’s Speeches originally published on 15 May 2003
  • Thoughts and Adventures in 1932
  • Blood, toil, tears and sweat originally published on 13 May 1940
  • Lord Randolph Churchill (book) in 1906
  • My African journey in 1908
  • The Wicked Wit of Winston Churchill originally published in 2001
  • The Splendid and the Vile originally published on 25 February 2020
  • Step by Step, 1936-1939 Winston Churchill in 1939
  • The People’s Rights Winston Churchill in 1909
  • The dawn of liberation Winston Churchill
  • Liberalism and the Social Problem, Second Edition Winston Churchill
  • The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill: Defender of the Realm, 1940-1965
  • Amid these storms Winston Churchill
  • Unrelenting Struggle Winston Churchill
  • Blood, sweat, and tears Winston Churchill
  • In Command of History: Churchill Fighting and Writing the Second World War
  • Europe unite Winston Churchill
  • The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill: Visions of Glory, 1874–1932
  • Onwards to victory
  • Churchill: a Biography
  • Frontiers and Wars Winston Churchill
  • Who Was Winston Churchill?
  • Mr. Brodrick’s Army Winston Churchill
  • Sinews of Peace Post War Speeches Winston Churchill
  • A Traveller in War-Time
  • The Unwritten Alliance Winston Churchill
  • A Far Country
  • Churchill: A Life
  • Franklin and Winston: A Portrait of a Friendship Jon Meacham
  • For Free Trade Winston Churchill
  • The Second World War: Milestones to Disaster

Winston Churchill Awards

In 1953 Churchill was awarded wiht the Nobel Prize in Literature “for his mastery of historical and biographical description as well as for brilliant oratory in defending exalted human values”, Churchill was almost always well paid as an author and, for most of his life, writing was his main source of income.

Winston Churchill Inspirational & Motivational Quotes

  • If we open a quarrel between past and present, we shall find that we have lost the future. – Winston Churchill
  • I was only the servant of my country and had I, at any moment, failed to express her unflinching resolve to fight and conquer, I should at once have been rightly cast aside. – Winston Churchill
  • I may be drunk, Miss, but in the morning I will be sober and you will still be ugly. – Winston Churchill
  • Too often the strong, silent man is silent only because he does not know what to say, and is reputed strong only because he has remained silent. – Winston Churchill
  • The power of an air force is terrific when there is nothing to oppose it. – Winston Churchill
  • Politics is not a game. It is an earnest business. – Winston Churchill
  • When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home. – Winston Churchill
  • Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities… because it is the quality which guarantees all others. – Winston Churchill
  • Never, never, never give up. – Winston Churchill
  • It is no use saying, ‘We are doing our best.’ You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary. – Winston Churchill
  • Study history, study history. In history lies all the secrets of statecraft. – Winston Churchill
  • A fanatic is one who can’t change his mind and won’t change the subject. – Winston Churchill
  • A state of society where men may not speak their minds cannot long endure. – Winston Churchill
  • Short words are best and the old words when short are best of all. – Winston Churchill
  • The power of man has grown in every sphere, except over himself. – Winston Churchill
  • When the war of the giants is over the wars of the pygmies will begin. – Winston Churchill
  • We shall defend our island, whatever the cost may be, we shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender. – Winston Churchill
  • In wartime, truth is so precious that she should always be attended by a bodyguard of lies. – Winston Churchill
  • Kites rise highest against the wind – not with it. – Winston Churchill
  • Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery. – Winston Churchill
  • The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter. – Winston Churchill
  • A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on. – Winston Churchill
  • This report, by its very length, defends itself against the risk of being read. – Winston Churchill
  • Continuous effort – not strength or intelligence – is the key to unlocking our potential. – Winston Churchill
  • We shape our buildings; thereafter they shape us. – Winston Churchill
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  • No part of the education of a politician is more indispensable than the fighting of elections. – Winston Churchill
  • Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen. – Winston Churchill
  • I am certainly not one of those who need to be prodded. In fact, if anything, I am the prod. – Winston Churchill
  • I am easily satisfied with the very best. – Winston Churchill
  • History is written by the victors. – Winston Churchill
  • To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often. – Winston Churchill
  • If you’re going through hell, keep going. – Winston Churchill
  • Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few. – Winston Churchill
  • Healthy citizens are the greatest asset any country can have. – Winston Churchill
  • This is no time for ease and comfort. It is time to dare and endure. – Winston Churchill
  • We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. – Winston Churchill
  • It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look further than you can see. – Winston Churchill
  • War is a game that is played with a smile. If you can’t smile, grin. If you can’t grin, keep out of the way till you can. – Winston Churchill
  • It is a fine game to play – the game of politics – and it is well worth waiting for a good hand before really plunging. – Winston Churchill
  • History will be kind to me for I intend to write it. – Winston Churchill
  • Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm. – Winston Churchill
  • Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference. – Winston Churchill
  • Want of foresight, unwillingness to act when action would be simple and effective, lack of clear thinking, confusion of counsel until the emergency comes, until self-preservation strikes its jarring gong – these are the features which constitute the endless repetition of history. – Winston Churchill
  • I am prepared to meet my Maker. Whether my Maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter. – Winston Churchill
  • For good or for ill, air mastery is today the supreme expression of military power and fleets and armies, however vital and important, must accept a subordinate rank. – Winston Churchill
  • In war, you can only be killed once, but in politics, many times. – Winston Churchill
  • Those who can win a war well can rarely make a good peace and those who could make a good peace would never have won the war. – Winston Churchill
  • Politics is almost as exciting as war, and quite as dangerous. In war you can only be killed once, but in politics many times. – Winston Churchill
  • I am fond of pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals. – Winston Churchill
  • All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope. – Winston Churchill
  • The price of greatness is responsibility. – Winston Churchill
  • I am never going to have anything more to do with politics or politicians. When this war is over I shall confine myself entirely to writing and painting. – Winston Churchill
  • Sure I am of this, that you have only to endure to conquer. – Winston Churchill
  • Never give in – never, never, never, never, in nothing great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions of honour and good sense. – Winston Churchill
  • In the course of my life, I have often had to eat my words, and I must confess that I have always found it a wholesome diet. – Winston Churchill
  • Some people regard private enterprise as a predatory tiger to be shot. Others look on it as a cow they can milk. Not enough people see it as a healthy horse, pulling a sturdy wagon. – Winston Churchill
  • Politics is the ability to foretell what is going to happen tomorrow, next week, next month and next year. And to have the ability afterwards to explain why it didn’t happen. – Winston Churchill
  • It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all the others that have been tried. – Winston Churchill
  • I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught. – Winston Churchill
  • Christmas is a season not only of rejoicing but of reflection. – Winston Churchill
  • If you have ten thousand regulations you destroy all respect for the law. – Winston Churchill
  • We have always found the Irish a bit odd. They refuse to be English. – Winston Churchill
  • My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me. – Winston Churchill
  • Without tradition, art is a flock of sheep without a shepherd. Without innovation, it is a corpse. – Winston Churchill
  • No idea is so outlandish that it should not be considered with a searching but at the same time a steady eye. – Winston Churchill
  • Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong. – Winston Churchill
  • Politics are very much like war. We may even have to use poison gas at times. – Winston Churchill
  • We do not covet anything from any nation except their respect. – 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
  • The British nation is unique in this respect. They are the only people who like to be told how bad things are, who like to be told the worst. – Winston Churchill
  • If you have an important point to make, don’t try to be subtle or clever. Use a pile driver. Hit the point once. Then come back and hit it again. Then hit it a third time – a tremendous whack. – Winston Churchill
  • The empires of the future are the empires of the mind. – Winston Churchill

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