The power of the executive to cast a man into prison, ... without formulating any charge known to the law, and particularly to deny him the judgment of his peers, is in the highest degree odious, and the foundation of all totalitarian government whether Nazi or Communist.
More Quotes from Winston Churchill:A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.
For each and for all, as for the Royal Navy, the watchword should be, 'Carry on, and dread nought.'
We shall defend every village, every town and every city. The vast mass of London itself, fought street by street, could easily devour an entire hostile army and we would rather see London laid in ruins and ashes than that it should be tamely and abjectly enslaved.
The nation will find it very hard to look up to the leaders who are keeping their ears to the ground.
I am certainly not one of those who need to be prodded. In fact, if anything, I am the prod.
I pass with relief from the tossing sea of Cause and Theory to the firm ground of Result and Fact.
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Israel may have the right to put others on trial, but certainly no one has the right to put the Jewish people and the State of Israel on trial.
People don't remember. Revenge is sweet.