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Winston Churchill

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"'What shall I do with all my books?' was the question; and the answer, 'Read them,' sobered the questioner. But, if you cannot read them, at any rate handle and, as it...
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Wearing a bow tie is a way of broadcasting an aggressive lack of concern for what other people think.– Warren St. John, The New York Times Bow ties tend to provoke strong reactions. For some they...
sudan
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"Certainly the prolonged education indispensable to the progress of Society is not natural to mankind. It cuts against the grain. A boy would like to follow his father in pursuit of food or prey. He would...
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Thoughts and Adventures, by Winston S. Churchill This material progress, in itself so splendid, does not meet any of the real needs of the human race…. No material progress, even though it takes shapes we...
Winston S. Churchill
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Winston S. Churchill Amid These Storms: Thoughts and Adventures, by Winston Churchill This material progress, in itself so splendid, does not meet any of the real needs of the human race.... No...
iron curtain
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It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations. Bartlett's Familiar Quotations is an admirable work, and I studied it intently. The quotations when engraved upon the memory give you good...
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To every man there comes in his lifetime that special moment when he is figuratively tapped on the shoulder and offered a chance to do a very special thing, unique to him and fitted to his talents....