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Winston Churchill
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  • …Colin’s mind raced like this: (1) baguettes (2) Katherine XIX (3) the ruby necklace he’d bought her five months and seventeen days before (4) most rubies come from India, which (5) used to be under control of the United Kingdom, of which (6) Winston Churchill was the prime minister, and (7) isn’t it interesting how a lot of good politicians, like Churchill and also Gandhi, were bald while (8) a lot of evil dictators, like Hitler and Stalin and Saddam Hussein, were mustachioed?
    John Green  --  An Abundance of Katherines
  • Among them was Winston Churchill, who wrote a book about it, and we still call one of the peaks Churchill’s Picket even though he was not very complimentary about our people.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • "Winston Churchill," he said.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
  • The other two eternal world leaders are Winston Churchill and Josef Stalin.
    John Knowles  --  A Separate Peace

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  • Here’s a shining example, a speech made by our beloved Winston Churchill.
    Anne Frank  --  The Diary of a Young Girl
  • You ever heard of a guy called Winston Churchill?
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • (The broken furniture was sent on; the wine was decanted into POW canteens.) Coming upon the suitcases of the German envoy, POWs shredded the clothes, soaked them in mud and oil, and repacked them with friendly notes signed "Winston Churchill."
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • -Winston Churchill, A History of the English-Speaking Peoples
    Michael Shaara  --  The Killer Angels
  • He wore Roman-style robes and kohl eyeliner, so he looked rather like Winston Churchill—if the old prime minister had thrown a wild toga party and gotten his face painted.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Throne of Fire
  • A small tank of a woman with a Winston Churchill stoop.
    Joy Kogawa  --  Obasan

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  • All that about having met Winston Churchill and so on.
    Kazuo Ishiguro  --  The Remains of the Day
  • For, as Winston Churchill has said, "Democracy is the worst form of government—except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time."
    John F. Kennedy  --  Profiles in Courage
  • Each evening, the warden of Wesley House used to review the military situation in Europe, and late at night, we would huddle around an old radio and listen to BBC broadcasts of Winston Churchill’s stirring speeches.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • Do you remember Winston Churchill and the Second World War?
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Fiend And The Forge
  • Other great figures in history such as Winston Churchill napped during the day.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • Just remember, Winston Churchill didn’t do particularly well at school.
    Athol Fugard  --  Master Harold...and the Boys
  • This time its voice was Winston Churchill’s.
    Mal Peet  --  Tamar
  • "Psi" is a better word than "magic"; monosyllables are stronger than polysyllables—see Winston Churchill’s speeches.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Glory Road
  • Winston Churchill suggested that the British people’s "finest hour" was their resistance to the Nazis in the 1940s, but at least as noble an hour was the moral quickening in Britain that led to the abolition of slavery.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • Evaluation SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL ONCE SAID THAT "true genius resides in the capacity for evaluation of uncertain, hazardous, and conflicting information."
    Michael Crichton  --  The Andromeda Strain
  • WINSTON CHURCHILL, ON THE JAPANESE, 1942 WHEN IT STRUCK, it must have seemed a plot twist out of some futuristic movie, but this time for real.
    James Bradley  --  Flags of Our Fathers
  • Like you and Winston Churchill.
    Athol Fugard  --  Master Harold...and the Boys
  • Incredibly, Johnson pronounces Diem to be the "Winston Churchill of Asia," a pronouncement that leads some to question the vice president’s very sanity.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • The man with seven months to live is talking to Winston Churchill.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • The purpose of this Rose Garden gathering is to make Winston Churchill an American citizen—the only foreign leader since Lafayette to be so honored.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • Yet it is Diem whom Vice President Johnson once famously praised as "the Winston Churchill of Asia."
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • Unlike the real Winston Churchill, Diem is not a firm and steadfast friend of the American people or the United States of America.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • What moved me most was a brief image of Winston Churchill weeping after he heard the news of the loss of the British vessel.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • "You look like you are related to Winston Churchill," I said as we shook hands, and he laughed.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • His yacht has been the scene of many a society function, and men such as JFK and Winston Churchill have been aboard it.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • In late July, the Big Three leaders of the Allied nations—Winston Churchill of Great Britain, Harry Truman of the United States, and Josef Stalin of the Soviet Union—met in Potsdam to map out the closure of the Pacific War.
    James Bradley  --  Flags of Our Fathers
  • On his first visit, instead of preaching to us, he recited passages of Winston Churchill’s wartime radio addresses in his beautiful baritone: "We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
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