It matters not how strait the gate,
How charged with punishments the scroll.
I am the master of my fate:
I am the captain of my soul.
The final stanza from the poem Invictus (Latin for unconquered) by English poet William Ernest Henley. It has had many famous fans, including Winston Churchill, Nelson Mandela and C.S. Lewis.
When you’re going through hell, keep going.
One of the all-time great politicians of any era, Sir Winston Churchill (1874 – 1965), whose legacy on the world for his role in World War II will always live on.
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
Sir Winston Churchill, the iconic British Prime Minster who helped save the world against Nazi ambition. He also won the Nobel Prize for Literature. (1874 – 1965)