Best 587 of Defeat quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 13 Sep

Donald Trump

Immediately after taking office, I will ask my generals to present to me a plan within 30 days to defeat and destroy ISIS.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Chika Onyenezi

Darkness has conquered the day; the arms of the night slapped the living daylight off the day.Gripping. Killing. Totally overwhelming. The taste of darkness bitters my mouth as I struggled against unnumbered foes.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Rose Kennedy

I know not age, nor weariness nor defeat.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Haki R. Madhubuti

To maintain the ability to admit and grow from our mistakes rather than let them defeat us represents best the inner strength of a people.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Primo Levi

The work of bestial degradation, begun by the victorious Germans, had been carried to its conclusion by the Germans in defeat.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Bill Maher

Republicans are taking the defeat over Health Care as well as Tiger Woods took to marriage.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jane Bowles

the face of victory often resembles the face of defeat.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Brian Kernighan

Trying to outsmart a compiler defeats much of the purpose of using one.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Lailah Gifty Akita

Defeat is a temporal down fall.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Norman Vincent Peale

Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat him.

By Anonym 16 Sep

V. S. Carnes

He’d thought it would be the right thing to say, but she scoffed a little… and that, more than anything—more than the prospect of having his ribs crushed in or his face pulled off or his neck stretched on a rope—scared him out of his wits.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Leeann Taylor

Our measure of hope is in direct proportion to our ability to conquer hopelessness.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Tracy Letts

Divorce is an embarrassing public admission of defeat.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Woodrow Wilson

Excesses accomplish nothing. Disorder immediately defeats itself.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Edith Hamilton

The fullness of life is in the hazards of life. And, at the worst, there is that in us which can turn defeat into victory.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Joel Osteen

Your problems are not there to defeat you, they are there to increase you.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Abraham Lincoln

The Cause of civil liberty must not be surrendered at the end of one, or even one hundred defeats.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Grenville Kleiser

Defeat isn't bitter if you don't swallow it.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Joel Osteen

We all have unfair situations and things we don't like. You can get bitter, discouraged and sour, or you can see it as fertilizer and say, “ This difficulty is not going to defeat me; it's going to promote me. It's not going to hinder me; it's going to help me.” Don't just go through it, grow through it.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Yamaoka Tesshu

Thirst for victory leads to defeat; not tiring of defeat leads to victory.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Maria Semple

Was it happiness I'd found in my long marriage? Or capitulation? Or is that all happiness is, capitulation?

By Anonym 16 Sep

Jeffrey Fry

Failure, loss and defeat are just mile markers on the road to success.

By Anonym 16 Sep

T. A. Uner

How a man handles himself in defeat is more important than how he handles himself in victory.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Matshona Dhliwayo

Because failure works double time, to get success, work triple time.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Israelmore Ayivor

You are what you think. Before you succeed physically, it had been done mentally. The hometown of both victory and defeat is the mind of a person.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Amber Silvia

And with that, I’m going to crawl into bed and try to erase all that has happened today.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Naz I M Hikmet

That's how it goes, my friend. The problem is not falling a captive, it's how to avoid surrender.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Laura Kasischke

When I built my luminous prison around you, you simply lay down at the center of it and died.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Grantland Rice

I learned much more from defeat than I ever learned from winning.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Chetan M. Kumbhar

Winning cannot become your habit unless defeats have torn you apart and you sit in the battle field stitching back yourself one piece at a time laughing in the faces of all defeats.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Hillary Clinton

I will take a backseat to no one in keeping America safe. I have a very clear set of proposals about how we defeat ISIS.

By Anonym 14 Sep

John Kessel

Shared victory is a double victory, shared defeat is half-defeat.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Vernon Howard

It is wise to seek immortality for time defeats all other ambitions.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Paulo Coelho

Reason is afraid of defeat, But intuition enjoys challenges

By Anonym 13 Sep

Frederick William Robertson

Defeat in doing right is nevertheless victory.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Pauli Murray

In not a single one of these little campaigns was I victorious. In other words, in each case, I personally failed, but I have lived to see the thesis upon which I was operating vindicated. And what I very often say is that I’ve lived to see my lost causes found.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Bobby F. Kimbrough

The power of positive thinking begins when you refuse to accept defeat, and start preparing yourself for future possibilities. The only thing standing in the way of your breakthrough, is you!

By Anonym 16 Sep

Md. Ziaul Haque

I will try not to defeat you, But to win you!

By Anonym 18 Sep

Christina Engela

Peace with non-fundamentalists terrifies the fundamentalist because to them, being Christian doesn't mean just being 'good' - it means being 'better' than others. Being better that others means having to see them as enemies - and making war on them. The fundamentalist views not being allowed to make war on their enemies as oppression of their faith, or defeat.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Amy Adams

I always want to defeat supervillains - it's just the chicken-and-broccoli diet that I'm not into.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mikhail Gorbachev

The opponents of perestroika had suffered a defeat, and then they organized the coup.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Margaret Sanger

It is ... marvellous ... to have a period of apparent fanaticism. No obstacle can discourage you. The single vision of your quest obscures defeat and lifts you over mountainous difficulties.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Katherine Anne Porter

Defeat in this world is no disgrace and that is what they cannot understand. If you really fought well and fought for the right thing.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Marcel Proust

So rarely do we meet either with easy success or with irreversible defeat.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Neal Ascherson

To be defeated, but not to give in, is victory.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Sunday Adelaja

When you accept employment, you are admitting that you cannot think or develop yourself

By Anonym 14 Sep

Malala Yousafzai

read thousands of books and I will power myself with knowledge. Pens and books are the weapons that defeat terrorism.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Tanzy Sayadi

Perhaps it was the way he'd look at me and smile, Perhaps it was the sound of his voice after being utterly defeated, Perhaps it was the warmth of his touch, Perhaps I've always been in love with you

By Anonym 19 Sep

Sarah Noffke

Unconditional love is something people achieve once they’ve given themselves over completely to someone. Once they’ve decided that no matter what the other person does, they will always love them.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Avijeet Das

Every defeat gives us a new opportunity to try again.