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Darkest Hour - Churchill's memorable quotes prompt applause in cinemas

The Winston Churchill biopic Darkest Hour includes some of the former leader's most rousing quotes - some of which have reportedly prompted applause from cinema audiences.

You can learn about many of them thanks to the Churchill Archives at Churchill College in Cambridge.

But here are some of his best:

"The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is."

– Winston Churchill

"I never worry about action, but only inaction."

– Winston Churchill
The poster for Darkest Hour Credit: Press Association.

"Success in not final, failure is not fatal. It is the courage to continue that counts."

– Winston Churchill

"Continuous effort - not strength or intelligence - is the key to unlocking our potential."

– Winston Churchill

"Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning."

– Winston Churchill

"Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing ever happened.”

– Winston Churchill

“Personally I’m always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.”

– Winston Churchill

And, of course:

"Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few."

– Winston Churchill