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The only defense is offense, w...

The only defense is offense, which means that you have to kill more women and children more quickly than the enemy if you wish to save yourselves.

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You will find in politics that...

You will find in politics that you are much exposed to the attribution of false motive. Never complain and never explain.

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Let us never forget this: sinc...

Let us never forget this: since the day of the air, the old frontiers are gone. When you think of the defense of England you no longer think of the chalk cliffs of Dover; you think of the Rhine. That is where our frontier lies.

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There is a wind of nationalism...

There is a wind of nationalism and freedom blowing round the world, and blowing as strongly in Asia as elsewhere.

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I am a man of peace. I am long...

I am a man of peace. I am longing and working and praying for peace, but I will not surrender the safety and security of the British constitution. You placed me in power eighteen months ago by the largest majority accorded to any party for many, many years. Have I done anything to forfeit that confidence? Cannot you trust me to ensure a square deal to secure even justice between man and man?

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England totally disarmed and a...

England totally disarmed and an easy prey to hostile forces! Can you think of anything more likely to excite cupidity and hostile intention? We should sink to the level of a fifth rate Power, our Colonies would be stripped from us, our commerce would decline, famine and unemployment would stalk the land... I have yet to learn that the cause of peace can be served by rendering our country impotent.

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Just as the results of inebrie...

Just as the results of inebriety are most painful to the habitually sober, and just as the greatest saints have often been the greatest sinners, so, when the first class brain does something stupid, the stupidity of that occasion is colossal.

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Dictatorship is like a giant b...

Dictatorship is like a giant beech-tree-very magnificent to look at in its prime, but nothing grows underneath it.

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A statesman wants courage and ...

A statesman wants courage and a statesman wants vision; but believe me, after six months' experience, he wants first, second, third and all the time - patience.

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