Sir Winston Churchill ,” who allegedly said : “There is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man.”
“ Success is not final, failure is not fatal, it is the courage to continue that counts.” “If you’re going through hell, keep going.” “Everyone has his day, and some days last longer than others.”
Winston Churchill rode more extensively than any other Prime Minister before or since. “Don’t give your son money. As far as you can afford it, give him horses ,” he said. “ Horses were the greatest of my pleasures,” he said.
On the 20th of August 1940, as the battle raged on, Winston Churchill give another of his famous rousing speeches. Paying tribute to the fortitude of the Royal Air Force, he coined one of his most famous lines, ”Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few. ‘
“There is nothing better for the inside of a man than the outside of a horse” is a quote by Winston Churchill often erroneously attributed to Ronald Reagan . But after this weekend’s Kentucky Derby, it could be said, “There’s nothing worse for the inside or outside of a horse than life on the track.”
Quote by Winston Churchill : “ Fear is a reaction. Courage is a decision.”
Historians widely attribute Churchill with being “the greatest statesman of the 20th century.” Churchill was an effective leader and statesman because of his tremendous ability to inspire people; his unique strategic insight; his relentless passion; and his imperturbable personality.
The U.S. suffered the loss of one aircraft carrier, and one destroyer sunk. Sir Winston Churchill said , “The annals of war at sea present no more intense, heart-shaking shock than this battle , in which the qualities of the United States Navy and Air Force and the American race shone forth in splendour.
To quote Winston Churchill : “A nation that forgets its past has no future”. Understanding that learning about your history is not about making any one person or people group feel guilty. You cannot be guilty of actions that took place before you were born.
So when Condon said during his State of the City speech on Friday that ” Winston Churchill famously said, ‘Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it,'” it’s an understandable error. It’s a mistake that plenty of others have made before.