King George VI: Well even a stopped clock is right twice a day.
Winston Churchill: My father was like God. Busy elsewhere.
Winston Churchill: You can not reason with a Tiger when your head is in its mouth.
Winston Churchill: Those who never change their mind never change anything.
Winston Churchill: Nations which go down fighting rise again, and those that surrender tamely are finished.
Winston Churchill: I'm getting the job only because the ship is sinking. It's not a gift, it's revenge.
Clemmie: You are strong because you are imperfect. You are wise because you have doubts.
Winston Churchill: He's a sheep in sheep's clothing.
Winston Churchill: There is no doubt that if we falter at all in the leading of the nation we should all be hurled out of office.
Viscount Halifax: He mobilized the English language and sent it into battle.
Viscount Halifax: The deadly danger here is this romantic fantasy of fighting to the end. What is "the end" if not the destruction of all things? There's nothing heroic in going down fighting if it can be avoided. Nothing even remotely patriotic in death or glory if the odds are firmly on the former. Nothing inglorious in trying to shorten a war we are losing.
Winston Churchill: Will you stop interrupting me while I am interrupting you.