Winston Churchill's Impact On World War Two

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“Winston Churchill’s life is one of the best documented in the 1900’s,”(Johnson,167). In World War Two, the British people needed a leader, and Churchill was there to help. World War Two was one of the biggest wars, with millions of people who died in the process. Churchill was a fearless Prime Minister who stood up for his country against the Nazi regime. From Winston Churchill determination many books were written about him and all of his successes. Winston Churchill influenced the outcome of World War Two through his own knowledge, relationships with allies, and his inspiring speeches. Winston Churchill influenced the outcome of World War Two through his own knowledge. Born in 1874, Churchill spent his childhood in Dublin, Ireland. Churchill…show more content…
Churchill's speeches impacted way more than just Great Britain in the 1940s. He knew the impact words can have from since he was a child. Churchill had a lisp when he was young. By practicing speaking Winston overcame his speech defect. Churchill never thought he was a natural speaker, so he practiced his speeches a lot. All of his practicing made his speeches very undulated and powerful. His speeches were so powerful because of how much time he put into practicing. Churchill not only wrote every single one of his speeches himself, but it took him a hour for every minute of his speeches. All of Churchill's speeches had a theme. In another landmark speech, Churchill proclaimed: "You ask, what is our aim? I can answer in one word: victory. Victory at all costs. Victory in spite of all terror. Victory, however long and hard the road may be, for without victory there is no survival,¨(Vitale). The theme in this speech was that Churchill wanted to get to his goal no matter what happened. He wanted to win the…show more content…
Churchill had said in one of his speeches, “We shall fight with pitchforks and broomsticks, it’s about all we bloody got,”(Johnson,117). In this speech Churchill was determined to give Britain hope to win the war. Another speech Churchill quoted one of his most famous lines: “We shall go on to the end, we shall fight in France, we shall fight on the seas and oceans, we shall fight with growing confidence and growing strength in the air, we shall defend our Island, whatever the cost may be, 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,”(His Speeches: How). Churchill influenced Britain to not surender and to not give up even when times are

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