Saturday Open Thread

“All great things are simple, and many can be expressed in single words: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.”

“I like pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals.”

“Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing ever happened.”

“However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results.”

“It is a mistake to try to look too far ahead. The chain of destiny can only be grasped one link at a time.”

“Broadly speaking, the short words are the best, and the old words best of all.”

“One ought never to turn one’s back on a threatened danger and try to run away from it. If you do that, you will double the danger. But if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half.”

– Sir Winston Churchill



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