I am not an expert on Winston Churchill, but have recently been discovering him and his amazing role in WWII. He is author of my favorite quote, "Never, never'…
“To protect the precious bulk of Winston Churchill in wartime a special one-man pressure chamber was built for the personal plane which carried him many times across the Atlantic and to Casablanca, Moscow and Yalta. Churchill was warned by his doctors that it was dangerous for a man of his age and physical condition to fly above 8,000 feet. The solution was a pressure chamber complete with ash trays, telephone and an air-circulation system. Life Magazine 1947
WITTY COMEBACKS DEPARTMENT George Bernard Shaw telegrammed Winston Churchill just prior to the opening of Shaw's play "Major Barbara": "Have reserved two tickets for first night. Come and bring a friend if you have one." Churchill wired back: "Impossible to come to first night. Will come to second night, if you have one."