The primary factor in a successful attack is speed.
My mother said, Don't worry abot what people think now. Think about whether your children and grandchildren will think you've done well.
Churchill was the canny political animal, very devious, bursting with energy and determination, learning as hard as he could.
Prince Charles is an absolute Mountbatten. The real intelligence in the royal family comes through my parents to Prince Philip and the children.
I have been driven demented in my career.
The team should have implicit confidence in the captain's decisions.
It is a curious thing, but I have been right in everything I have done and said in my life.
My father was afraid of his father, I was afraid of my father, and I don't see why my children shouldn't be afraid of me.
Never feel that a piece of criticism or advice is too much trouble to give, or that it exceeds your province.
Here I am in my first command - a bit dazed but feeling very grand.
I am much more intelligent than you think.
What do you do if you are asked to do a job, first by the Prime Minister, and then by the King? How can you refuse?
Men o' war were to be a part of the fabric of my life for the next half-century.
My trophy value exceeded my military usefulness.
No one person invented Mulberry. The knowledge that we had to have this floating harbor slowly grew.
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