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A lot has been said and written about Winston Churchill this week, with Saturday marking the 50th anniversary of his death.
While Jeremy Paxman described him as "a chancer, an egotist and a charlatan", others have pointed to his flaws as a leader and bigoted views of the world.
But many revere the prime minister who led Britain through its darkest hours, and there is no doubting his gift as an orator. In no particular order:
The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; the inherent virtue of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.