lørdag 8. februar 2014

Tweets fra Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill sitater
Winston Churchill døde 41 år før Twitter så dagens lys. Synd! Mannen var jo en sitatmaskin av Guds nåde som gjerne klarte seg fint med 140 tegn. 
I dyp respepekt kommer her mine 15 favorittsitater på mindre enn 140 tegn
A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.
If you are going to go through hell, keep going.
To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.
We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.
There is no such thing as a good tax.
From now on, ending a sentence with a preposition is something up with which I shall not put.
A fanatic is one who can’t change his mind and won’t change the subject.
You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.
If you have ten thousand regulations, you destroy all respect for the law.
History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.
The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.
Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy.
Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter.

If Hitler invaded hell I would make at least a favorable reference to the devil in the House of Commons.