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Did Winston Churchill Benefit from Bipolar Disorder?

It was Fredrick Roosevelt who said of Winston Churchill that he had “a hundred ideas a day but only four of them were good”. When Churchill’s doctor informed him of Roosevelt’s unflattering comment made in the aftermath of the Second World War, Churchill blew up: ‘It is impertinent of Roosevelt to say this. It comes badly from a man who hadn’t any ideas at all.” It was vintage Churchill; easy wit…