Quotation Explorer - 'Battle'

I never saw a pessimistic general win a battle. - Dwight D. Eisenhower
The worst battle you'll have to fight is between what you know and how you feel. - Turcois Ominek
You find yourself refreshed by the presence of cheerful people. Why not make an honest effort to confer that pleasure on others? Half the battle is gained if you never allow yourself to say anything gloomy. - Lydia M. Child
Carry the battle to them. Don't let them bring it to you. - Harry S Truman
Everybody is fighting a hard battle that you know nothing about, never give up with yours. - Auliq Ice
Judgement is always based on experience and sometimes you will battle a person's history first, before commonsense will ever win the war. - Shannon L. Alder
Mindset Matters: Cut away the nonsense and cultivate an environment conducive to your personal well-being. Forgive yourself and others. Have the courage to move on. The battle is long... and in the end, it's only with yourself. - Steve Maraboli
Finding your "self-culture" is hero's work. I liken it to the journey of a warrior who is preparing for battle. There is no violence in the battle, but there is a plan of attack and a methodology that you need to employ to complete the journey. Page 12 - Victoria Lorient-Faibish
Judge tenderly, if you must. There is usually a side you have not heard, a story you know nothing about, and a battle waged that you are not having to fight. - Traci Lea LaRussa
If a single person dies, the battle has been lost. - Marty Rubin
There is enough mystery in human nature to keep the world stuck in a perpetual state of righteous speculation. Only the wise and compassionate will rise above it, with enough vision to see that inconsistency is a normal occurrence, during the spiritual battle of forgiveness and justice. - Shannon L. Alder
I pondered all these things, and how men fight and lose the battle, and the thing that they fought for comes about in spite of their defeat, and when it comes turns out not to be what they meant, and other men have to fight for what they meant under another name. - William Morris
Self-control is a divided battle in one body. The "self" produces desires that "you" must battle with and kick off. Two wrestlers in one body. Just imagine. It's difficult, though rewarding! - Israelmore Ayivor
Life is fearless battle. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Humility and pride will forever battle whenever or wherever love is concerned - Jeremy Aldana
Even a man who had survived a hundred battle can break in his hundred-and-first. - George R.R. Martin
Coming back to life' is perhaps the toughest battle we keep fighting forever. U never know when will ur life throw u down from Zenith to Nadir and then the journey restarts again... - Reetwika Banerjee
The battle for our lives, and the lives of our children, our husbands, our friends, our families, & our nation, is waged on our knees. - Stormie Omartian
One day a week I seek to rest from earthly toil and sorrow.Revitalized, I find the strength to battle new tomorrows. - Richelle E. Goodrich
If you win the battle in the mind, you have the weapon of life. - Lailah Gifty Akita
When we go for the battle, the burning flames of fire, light will consume the darkness. - Lailah Gifty Akita
To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best day and night to make you like everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight and never stop fighting. - E.E. Cummings
If there was any great lesson in life it was this: No battle was ever won with silence. - Shannon L. Alder
Knowledge is half the battle. The application of knowledge is the other half. (1998) - Gary Borthick 1970 2001
Motherhood is a constant battle of wanting to go to bed early so you can catch up on sleep and wanting to stay awake so you can enjoy some peace and sanity! - Tanya Masse
Battle not with monsters, lest ye become a monster, and if you gaze into the abyss, the abyss gazes also into you. - Friedrich Nietzsche
She has fought many wars, most internal. The ones that you battle alone, for this, she is remarkable. She is a survivor. - Nikki Rowe
It's a rare book that wins the battle against drooping eyelids. - Tracy Chevalier
Adjusting our mindset for success is always at least half the battle. In the case of overcoming our fears, rather than being overcome by them, - it is 99% a war waged in our own head. - Connie Kerbs
Dr. Enoch Ngo'ma, said, "Your spiritual battle that has nothing to define your capabilities. May the favour of the Lord overshadow you at this time. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle. - Socrates
Ultimate excellence lies not in winning every battle, but in defeating the enemy without ever fighting.
It is wonderful, awesome and merrywise to see satan lose the battle to us in fear and panic and shame! Our victory is in Christ Jesus! - Israelmore Ayivor
Friends are the real superheroes. They battle our worst enemies—loneliness, grief, anxiety, depression, fear, and doubt—every time they come around. - Richelle E. Goodrich
The hardest battle you are ever going to have to fight is the battle to be just you. - Leo Buscaglia
The Battle of Normandy was won on the beaches of Dieppe - Louis Mountbatten
How are the mighty fallen in the midst of the battle! - Bible
Here is the answer which I will give to President Roosevelt... We shall not fail or falter; we shall not weaken or tire. Neither the sudden shock of battle nor the long-drawn trials of vigilance and exertion will wear us down. Give us the tools and we will finish the job. - Sir Winston Churchill
To refuse ever to deny your youth, right up to extreme old age, to battle all life long to transubstantiate your adolescent flowering into a fruit-ladden tree - that, I belive, is the road of the fulfilled man. (Report to Greco) - N. Kazantzakis
All married couples should learn the art of battle as they should learn the art of making love. Good battle is objective and honest - never vicious or cruel. Good battle is healthy and constructive, and brings to a marriage the principle of equal partnership. - Ann Landers
Next to a battle lost, the greatest misery is a battle gained. - Arthur Wellesley
The only thing worse than losing a battle is winning one
Winning and losing is not an external game. It is an internal battle over telling yourself the truth vs. lies regarding why you haven’t stepped into the life you dreamed of. - Shannon L. Alder
Never forget that life can only be nobly inspired and rightly lived if you take it bravely and gallantly, as a splendid adventure in which you are setting out into an unknown country, to meet many a joy, to find many a comrade, to win and lose many a battle.
I firmly believe that any man's finest hour, the greatest fulfillment of all that he holds dear, is that moment when he has worked his heart out in a good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battle - victorious." - Vince Lombardi Jr.
Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war; love is a growing up. - James Baldwin
The most critical time in any battle is not when I’m fatigued, it’s when I no longer care. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Humanity has won its battle. Liberty now has a country. - Marquis De Lafayette
In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable. - Dwight D. Eisenhower
Man has made some machines that can answer questions provided the facts are profusely stored in them, but we will never be able to make a machine that will ask questions. The ability to ask the right question is more than half the battle of finding the answer. - Thomas J. Watson
Perhaps I occasionally sought to give, or inadvertently gave, to the student a sense of battle on the intellectual battlefield. If all you do is to give them a faultless and complete and uninhabited architectural masterpiece, then you do not help them to become builders of their own. - Carl-Gustaf Rossby
All brave men love; for he only is brave who has affections to fight for, whether in the daily battle of life, or in physical contests. - Nathaniel Hawthorne
I was so tired of this ceaseless, day-to-day tug-of-war between my hormones and my head, my vanity and my virtue. I felt very much as though I were caught in the middle of some dreadful battle in which taking a side of my own would mean certain misery in either case. - Emily Tomko
Acknowledging and being concious that you are being angry is a battle half won against anger. - ketan r shah
Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our intelligence by means of language. - Ludwig Wittgenstein
Spiritual warfare is the unseen battle God wages on your behalf. - Jim George
The battle is not with the human flesh, but the mind. - Goitsemang Mvula
Sometimes, God doesn’t send you into a battle to win it; he sends you to end it. - Shannon L. Alder
It's the young who will lead us to the future."Free Trader 4 - Battle for the Amazon - Craig Martelle
The music at a wedding procession always reminds me of the music of soldiers going into battle. - Heinrich Heine
It is safer to face a strong enemy in the field of battle, than to fight a war by the side of a weak friend. - Luis Marques
Life is a battle, and you either enter it armed, or surrender immediately. - the TV show "Gilmore Girls"
There is a fierce battle in this world for our time. - Sunday Adelaja
We may stumble and fall, but shall rise again; it should be enough if we did not run away from the battle. - Mahatma Gandhi
Hope and Memory have one daughter and her name is Art, and she has built her dwelling far from the desperate field where men hang out their garments upon forked boughs to be banners of battle. O beloved daughter of Hope and Memory, be with me for a while. - W.B. Yeats
As we come marching, marching, we battle too for men,For they are women's children, and we mother them again.Our lives shall not be sweated from birth until life closes;Hearts starve as well as bodies; give us bread, but give us roses! - James Oppenheim
Sometimes life is nothing more that a mere constant battle of tug and war between what's best for you and what makes you happy. - Tyconis D. Allison Ty
A struggle with infuriated foes is always bearable, but God preserve us from the terrible battle with one's friends. Everything that is in us gets broken by it. - Nikolai Gogol
A book is an arrangement of twenty-six phonetic symbols, ten numerals, and about eight punctuation marks, and people can cast their eyes over these and envision the eruption of Mount Vesuvius or the Battle of Waterloo. - Kurt Vonnegut
For a chic and an honorable full victory, you must make your own fight and win your own battle entirely by yourself! Try to refuse any help to get a pure victory, a victory which belongs merely to yourself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
An inconsistent political philosophy is that which feeds our battle yet starves our victory. - Mike Klepper
Carry the battle to them. Don't let them bring it to you. Put them on the defensive. And don't ever apologize for anything. - Harry S Truman
I am writing just to inspire you, encourage you, empower you, and give you hope when you are fighting your life's battle. - Debasish Mridha
Life is indeed dangerous, but not in the way morality would have us believe. It is indeed unmanageable, but the essence of it is not a battle. It is unmanageable because it is a romance, and its essence is romantic beauty. - E. M. Forster
My life should be unique; it should be an alms, a battle, a conquest, a medicine. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Knowing is half the battle.
The only battle to win is the battle within, that place where we realize that we deserve to have and create all that we want in our lives. - Ali Vincent
Loving you is loosing my soul,I was in a lost battle, Death at my door,A dog in a backyard feels for my pain,Beer in a broken bottle wet paint and rain. - Table No. 21
...... Love is physiologically a legal battle lovers fight until death". - Farooq A. Shiekh
If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles. If you know yourself but not the enemy, for every victory gained you will also suffer a defeat. If you know neither the enemy nor yourself, you will succumb in every battle. - Sun-Tzu
The ruler cannot mobilize the army out of personal anger. The general cannot engage in battle because of personal frustration. Anger can revert to happiness, annoyance can revert to joy, but a vanquished state cannot be revived, the dead cannot be brought back to life.
They say that blood is thicker than water. Maybe that's why we battle our own with more energy and gusto than we would ever expend on strangers. - David Assael
I firmly believe that any man's finest hour, the greatest fulfillment of all that he holds dear, is that moment when he has worked his heart out in a good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battle - victorious. - Vince Lombardi
The biggest battle is the war against ignorance. - Mustafa Kemal Ataturk
She's had a long life of experience in noticing evil, fancying evil, suspecting evil and going forth to do battle with evil. - Agatha Christie
... Gunpei Yokoi, asked his boss, 'What should I make?' Nintendo chief executive Hiroshi Yamauchi replied, 'Something great.'Game Over Nintendo's Battle to Dominate Videogames - David Sheff
I don't like the memories because the tears come easily, and once again I break my promise to myself for this day. It's a constant battle. a war between remembering and forgetting. - E.E. Cummings
Time is your weapon, If you lose it, you will lose the battle. - Khaled Ibrahim
A man should never put on his best trousers when he goes out to battle for freedom and truth. - Henrik Ibsen
The power of the bleeding love of God is stronger than the power of Caesar, of the law, of Mars, Mammon, Aphrodite and the rest. This is the point that Paul grasped. And that is the reason for the Colossians' gratitude. The battle has been won. - N.T. Wright
History remembers the battle, but forgets the blood. - R
Everyone in the world is constantly fighting an internal battle. A battle between what the brain knows is right and what the heart knows it wants. - Oprah Winfrey
If you saw the size of the BLESSING YOU ARE BECOMING, you would understand the magnitude of the battle you are fighting! - Michele Jennae
The battle we are fighting is not against a particular group. It is against human nature - or at least what it has become. - Veronica Roth
Whatever comes our way, whatever battle we have raging inside of us, we always have a choice. It is our choices that makes us who we are, and we always have a choice to do what's right ~ Let love and forgiveness reign. - Spiderman 3
I am strong and skilled in battle, and I know how to defend what’s mine. - Koll in Mating Season - Allie Ritch
The board is set, the pieces are moving. We come to it at last... The great battle of our time. - J. R. R. Tolkien
.......Love is physiologically a legal battle that lovers fight until death. - Farooq A. Shiekh
Whether you realize it or not, your ongoing battle with unbelief drives all your sinful thoughts, emotions, desires, and actions. - James MacDonald
Don't make prayer a consistent battle, but rather constantly pray against life's battles. - Anthony Liccione
Explain it as we may, a martial strain will urge a man into the front rank of battle sooner than an argument, and a fine anthem excite his devotion more certainly than a logical discourse.
You realize that you aren’t leaving the battle field behind but are actually taking it with you and it will be a part of you forever - Laura Sobiech
Looking back, it made no sense for my college friends and me to distance ourselves from the hard-won achievements of earlier feminists. We should have cheered their efforts. Instead, we lowered our voices, thinking the battle was over, and with this reticence we hurt ourselves. - Sheryl Sandberg
Pessimism never won any battle. - Dwight D. Eisenhower
She was always fighting a battle but her smile would never tell you so. - Nikki Rowe
The battle with the bottle is nothing so novel. - Elvis Costello
Peace is a dreamland. Peace is in my imagination.Peace is in my heart. Peace is in my mind forming a singing band. Peace is my best friendalways holding my hand.Peace is the only battle I am fighting for with the power of my love. - Debasish Mridha
Rise up oh heart, for there is another battle to win. - T. A. Cline
Whenever death may surprise us, let it be welcome if our battle cry has reached even one receptive ear and another hand reaches out to take up our arms. - Che Guevara
The bigger the victory, the bigger the battle. Still, be the light and a change agent for healing, restoration and transformation. - Germany Kent
It's coming, a battle between Starclan and The Dark Forest and every warrior will be called upon to fight. - Erin Hunter
Peace comes at a price, often only at the end of a hard-fought battle. - Toni Sorenson
The battle for the mind of Ronald Reagan was like the trench warfare of World War I: never have so many fought so hard for such barren terrain. - Peggy Noonan
CORPORAL, n. A man who occupies the lowest rung of the military ladder. Fiercely the battle raged and, sad to tell, Our corporal heroically fell! Fame from her height looked down upon the brawl And said: "He hadn't very far to fall." Giacomo Smith - Ambrose Bierce
It may not be that the race is not always to the swift, nor the battle to the strong - but that is the way to bet.
Staying silent is like a slow growing cancer to the soul and a trait of a true coward. There is nothing intelligent about not standing up for yourself. You may not win every battle. However, everyone will at least know what you stood for—YOU. - Shannon L. Alder
Leadership calls for both wisdom and courage; the wisdom to know what to do is only half the battle. We must be courageous enough to actually do it. - Kellen Roggenbuck
If chaos is a masterpiece,Then you should see my heart.If battle scars are beautiful,Then I'm a work of art. - Kyra Jackson
When we focus on winning the battle for material gains,we end up losing spiritual war.If we had a better self of ethics we would be better prepared to deal with the complicated world in which we find ourselves. - David V. Gaggin
Courage in danger is half the battle.
Whoever is first in the field and awaits the coming of the enemy, will be fresh for the fight; whoever is second in the field and has to hasten to battle will arrive exhausted.
Their long years together had shown him that it did not so much matter if marriage was a dull duty, as long as it kept the dignity of duty: lapsing from that, it became a mere battle of ugly appetites. - Edith Wharton
It requires greater courage to preserve inner freedom, to move on in one's inward journey into new realms, than to stand defiantly for outer freedom. It is often easier to play the martyr, as it is to be rash in battle.
The only thing sadder than a battle won is a battle lost.
Nobody will ever win the Battle of the Sexes. There's just too much fraternizing with the enemy. - Henry Kissinger
Every good story needs a good, bad and lost soul. A people to fight for, an item to turn the tide of battle, an enigmatic character, a motivator/mentor, and an unlikely reluctant hero. - Josh Rose
We absolutely must battle with every bit of determination we can muster to root out the harm that would warp the souls and spirits of children in our world. - Wess Stafford
Don't exploit your enemy's weakness, for he may have none.Exploit his passions and the battle is yours. - George Norman Lippert
the battle for our culture must be waged at the level of the imagination. - Eric Metaxas
I won the vote but shunned the soft parade[...]I won every battle and lost the war"(Geronimo) - Shannon McNally
War is a quarrel between two thieves too cowardly to fight their own battle; therefore they take boys from one village and another village, stick them into uniforms, equip them with guns, and let them loose like wild beasts against one other. - Thomas Carlyle
BATTLE, n. A method of untying with the teeth of a political knot that would not yield to the tongue. - Ambrose Bierce
Fighting makes us feel alive, until it kills us. If it doesn’t kill us, the pain of sitting alone with ourselves, quietly, under constant assault by our own thoughts and memories of war can easily be enough to make us wish we’d died in battle instead. - Agnostic Zetetic
I fought with all I had, a battle led by heart and faith. I fought till I had nothing. How do you restart without a heart or faith?? Now lost, broken and with no direction, I often wonder if I should have quit , while I had something left in the tank. - Terry Houchin
Modern sovereignty, whether expressed through killing in battle or the torture of suspects, brings together the desire to build up and the desire to destroy, to let Aid Agencies offer charity (in its original meaning of "love") while the military offers death. The two are intrinsically connected. - Talal Asad
Courage is not walking into battle with no fear - you should know this as a soldier. Courage is feeling great fear, but walking forward anyway.Lady Lavender by - Lynna Banning
How can you make light of it? I says. What should I do? She says. Cry fer the rest of my life? Molly of the Many Sorrows?...You got battle scars. This is mine, she says. You know what it tells me? I'm a survivor. - Moira Young
America’s treasure troves of public and private data, IP, and critical infrastructure continues to be pilfered, annihilated, and disrupted, while an organizational culture of ‘Participation Trophy Winners managed by tech neophyte executives continue to lose one battle after the next. - James Scott, Sr. Fellow, Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology
I have seen soldiers panic at the first sight of battle, and a wounded squire pulling arrows out from his wound to fight and save his dying horse. Nobility is not a birth right but is defined by one's action.
Judge tenderly, if you must. There is usually a side you have not heard, a story you know nothing about, and a battle waged that you are not having to fight. - Traci Lea LaRussa
Before the battle they had been discussing whether there might be life after death, and Windham and Rochester had made a pact that if there was, the first to die would come back and tell the other. But, said Rochester, he [Windham] never did. - Jenny Uglow
Life… For some it is battle for others its dance...For rich it is party for poor it is chance! - Nino Varsimashvili
...the experience of battle forever divides those who talk of nothing else but its prospect from those who talk of everything else but its memory. - James D. Hornfischer
A lost battle is a battle one thinks one has lost. - Ferdinand Foch
My religious beliefs teach me to feel as safe in battle as in bed. God has fixed the time of my death. I do not concern myself with that, but to be always ready whenever it may overtake me. That is the way all men should live, and all men would be equally brave. - Stonewall Jackson
It is entirely seemly for a young man killed in battle to lie mangled by the bronze spear. In his death all things appear fair. But when dogs shame the gray head and gray chin and nakedness of an old man killed, it is the most piteous thing that happens among wretched mortals. - Homer
time is the only one things te should always battle withnot success. - Uche Daniel Oluwaseun
If you practice hard, you can win every battle. - Manny Pacquiao
It is entirely possible to win against the enemy, it is possible, even, to kill the enemy... and still be defeated by the battle.
Life is a battle; face it.Life is a jungle; explore it.Life is a puzzle; study it.Life is a mystery; solve it.Life is a game; beat it.Life is an opponent; defeat it.Life is a treasure; cherish it. - Matshona Dhliwayo
So really…what is war? A senseless battle between men's inflated ego. - Kathy McClary
No one will ever win the battle of the sexes, because there is too much fraternizing with the enemy. - Henry Kissinger
For marriage is like life in this—that it is a field of battle, and not a bed of roses. - Robert Louis Stevenson
End the eternal battle of beliefs once and for all. If you are a believer, love your fellow non-believer for all the good things he or she has to offer. And if you are an atheist, then love your fellow believer for all the positivity he or she possesses. - Abhijit Naskar
Nor is it always in the most distinguished achievements that men's virtues or vices may be best discovered: but very often an action of small note, a short saying, or a jest, shall distinguish a person's real character more than the greatest sieges, or the most important battle. - Plutarch
The only thing worse than a battle lost is a battle won. - Arthur Wellesley
Life is a battle, so do not give up fighting. - Savannah Harris
time is the only one thingswe should always battle withnot success. - Uche Daniel Oluwaseun
At the heart of the matter is a battle between wish and fear. Fear generally proves stronger than a wish, but it leaves a taste of disappointment on the tongue. - George Packer
I care not for the body which may rot. Yet, for the transgression of the spirit, of moral ethics, of life, liberty and the soul itself, I must and shall cross the line of battle or lose the very reason not to. - The Great Pacifist
The only real battle in life is between hanging on and letting go. - Shannon L. Alder
As a HARD ROCK hit the wolf, he crawled back to his favorite beach to gathered sources from his 3S of happiness , sea, sand and sun to refresh his battle faced body ... A triangle with the SHE wolf inside, the ONE that combined all the above to rejuvenate his soul - Konstantinos Kyriakou.K.K
Before the battle begins and the outcome has been decided, let the adversary know that you are a fearless competitor, worthy of a second opinion. - Bobby F. Kimbrough Jr.
Where the battle rages, there the loyalty of the soldier is proved. - Martin Luther
Life is a battle of balance.Balance between attachment and detachment. Attach yourself enough, to feel the "Pain in others".Detach yourself enough, not to feel the "Paininflicted by others. - Wordions
Admit that your own private Mount Everest exists. That is half the battle. - Hugh Macleod
Sometimes is not in the battle field where truth and courage only shows. You can win in any place with the help of your courage. - Auliq Ice
Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war; love is growing up. - James Baldwin
Be kind - Remember every one you meet is fighting a battle - everybody's lonesome. - Marion Parker
In the space which thought creates around itself there is no love. This space divides man from man, and in it is all the becoming, the battle of life, the agony and fear. Meditation is the ending of this space, the ending of the me. - Krishnamurti
To die,so young to die.No, no, not I,I love the warm sunny skies,light, song, shining eyes,I want no war, no battle cry,No, no, not I. - Hannah Senesh
She wore her battle scars like wings, looking at her you would never know that once upon a time she forgot how to fly - Nikki Rowe
When we declare war for peace, we may win the war and lose the battle. - Debasish Mridha
If equally matched, we can offer battle; if slightly inferior in numbers, we can avoid the enemy; if quite unequal in every way, we can flee from him. Though an obstinate fight may be made by a small force, in the end it must be captured by the larger force. - Sun Tzu 孙子
My battle weapons in life are very simple; my weapons are love and kindness. - Debasish Mridha
Peace is the only battle worth waging. - Albert Camus
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle. - Plato
Success can be defined as how hard you continue to fight when they tell you that the battle is over. - Mark W. Boyer
Violence as a way of achieving racial justice is both impractical and immoral. I am not unmindful of the fact that violence often brings about momentary results. Nations have frequently won their independence in battle. But in spite of temporary victories, violence never brings permanent peace. - ― Martin Luther King, Jr.
Don't fight a battle if you don't gain anything by winning.
He mobilized the English language and sent it into battle to steady his fellow countrymen and hearten those Europeans upon whom the long dark night of tyranny had descended. - Edward R. Murrow
The race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong. - Bible
Life—the way it really is—is a battle not between good and bad, but between bad and worse - Joseph Brodsky
He lives not long who battles with the immortals, nor do his children prattle about his knees when he has come back from battle and the dread fray. - Homer
By showing hunger, deprivation, starvation and brutality, as well as endurance and nobility, documentaries inform, prod our memories, even stir us to action. Such films do battle for our very soul. - Theodore Bikel
What's the face of a coward? The back of his head as he runs from the battle - Francis Underwood (Kevin Spacey)
Warriors will always have wounds from the battle, but they are only stronger from them. - Chris Burkmenn
Everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about. Be kind. Always. - Brad Meltzer
I want my life to be a battle cry, a war zone, an arrow pointed and loosed into the heart of domination: patriarchy, imperialism, industrialization, every system of power and sadism. - Lierre Keith
Old age isn't a battle; old age is a massacre. - Philip Roth
A wise woman knows when to stay silent. However, a wiser woman of faith knows that sometimes words can win the battle, when all odds stand against her. - Shannon L. Alder
(on learning Westlife had beaten Oasis, U2 and The Beatles in an album chart battle in November 2006): There is no God. - Noel Gallagher
If you expect the battle to be insurmountable, you've met the enemy.It's you. - Khang Kijarro Nguyen
Fight ever on: this earthly stuff If used God’s way will be enough. Face to the firing line o friendFight out life’s battle to the end. One soldier, when the fight was red,Threw down his broken sword and fled.Another snatched it, won the day, With what his comrade flung away. - Edwin Markham
Sometimes, if your opponent is determined to win the battle, let him win the wrong battle. - Clifford Cohen
You are not your illness. You have an individual story to tell. You have a name, a history, a personality. Staying yourself is part of the battle. - Julian Seifter
Knowledge is half the battle. The application of knowledge is the other half. - Gary Steven Borthick 1970 - 2001
Talking to God should be part of every aspect of life, in times of peace as well as in every battle. - Stormie Omartian
Always set your mind to think thoughts of victory even before the battle begins, this way you will experience limitless possibilities. - Jaachynma N.E. Agu
When someone tries to make life miserable for you, remember, they are fighting a losing battle with themselves. - Amitav Chowdhury
Intellect takes us along in the battle of life to a certain limit, but at the crucial moment it fails us. Faith transcends reason. It is when the horizon is the darkest and human reason is beaten down to the ground that faith shines brightest and comes to our rescue. - Mahatma Gandhi
The rush of battle is often a potent and lethal addiction, for war is a drug. - Chris Hedges
France has lost a battle. But France has not lost the war - Charles de Gaulle
One hundred victories in one hundred battles is not the most skillful, subduing the other's military without battle is the most skillful. - Sun Tzu
If you lose one battle, don’t give up. Get up again, you have a war to win. - Sira Masetti
The heart is stubborn. It holds onto love despite what sense and emotion tells it. And it is often, in the battle of those three, the most brilliant of all. - Alessandra Torre
fierce lovers.and battle warriorsboth comefrom the same place. there is bound to be,some bloodshed. - Sanober Khan
To bring one's self to a frame of mind and to the proper energy to accomplish things that require plain hard work continuously is the one big battle that everyone has. When this battle is won for all time, then everything is easy.
When you battle with your conscience and lose, you win. -, comedian and violinist (1906-1998) - Henny Youngman
Look too on this poor planet of ours,Torn by the storms of mysterious powers,Evil contending with good from its birth,Wrenching in battle the heartstrings of earth,—Ah! what infinities circle us here,Strangeness and wonderment swathing the sphere! - Martin Farquhar Tupper
Remember, adjusting your mindset for success is, at least, half the battle of anything. In the case of overcoming our fear instead of it overcoming us is more like 99% of a war waged in our head.~ - Connie Kerbs
be bold to face the battle, if you win then you are lucky and if you loose then you will be wise.... - Adedayo kinjerry
Biblical Christianity doesn't fit the world's vision of global solidarity right now as there is a battle against Truth and the world hates that. - Auliq Ice
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it. - Margaret Thatcher
Peace ought not be regarded the height of civilization, else like barbarians we forever battle for peace. - Criss Jami
To be nobody-but-yourself -- in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else -- means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting. - e e cummings
No one knows your inner battle. No one knows the challenge you face. No one knows the sacrifice it takes to do what you do. But you're not alone. - Richie Norton
You will never develop courage if you don’t stand in the middle of the battle afraid and pick up the sword anyways, to defend what is right. You might feel like you are outnumbered, but heroes always are. - Shannon L. Alder
In the midst of battle, you need something versatile to keep your focus - Isaiah Hankel
The battle for our lives, and the lives of our children, our husbands, our friends, our families, and our nation, is waged on our knees. - Stormie Omartian
The race is not [always] to the swift, nor the battle to the strong.
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