Best 587 of Defeat quotes - MyQuotes
Immediately after taking office, I will ask my generals to present to me a plan within 30 days to defeat and destroy ISIS.
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.
I know not age, nor weariness nor defeat.
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.
The work of bestial degradation, begun by the victorious Germans, had been carried to its conclusion by the Germans in defeat.
Republicans are taking the defeat over Health Care as well as Tiger Woods took to marriage.
the face of victory often resembles the face of defeat.
Trying to outsmart a compiler defeats much of the purpose of using one.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Defeat is a temporal down fall.
Norman Vincent Peale
Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat him.
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.
Our measure of hope is in direct proportion to our ability to conquer hopelessness.
Divorce is an embarrassing public admission of defeat.
Excesses accomplish nothing. Disorder immediately defeats itself.
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.
Your problems are not there to defeat you, they are there to increase you.
The Cause of civil liberty must not be surrendered at the end of one, or even one hundred defeats.
Defeat isn't bitter if you don't swallow it.
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.
Thirst for victory leads to defeat; not tiring of defeat leads to victory.
Was it happiness I'd found in my long marriage? Or capitulation? Or is that all happiness is, capitulation?
Failure, loss and defeat are just mile markers on the road to success.
How a man handles himself in defeat is more important than how he handles himself in victory.
Because failure works double time, to get success, work triple time.
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.
And with that, I’m going to crawl into bed and try to erase all that has happened today.
That's how it goes, my friend. The problem is not falling a captive, it's how to avoid surrender.
When I built my luminous prison around you, you simply lay down at the center of it and died.
I learned much more from defeat than I ever learned from winning.
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.
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.
Shared victory is a double victory, shared defeat is half-defeat.
It is wise to seek immortality for time defeats all other ambitions.
Reason is afraid of defeat, But intuition enjoys challenges
Frederick William Robertson
Defeat in doing right is nevertheless victory.
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.
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!
Md. Ziaul Haque
I will try not to defeat you, But to win you!
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.
I always want to defeat supervillains - it's just the chicken-and-broccoli diet that I'm not into.
The opponents of perestroika had suffered a defeat, and then they organized the coup.
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.
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.
So rarely do we meet either with easy success or with irreversible defeat.
To be defeated, but not to give in, is victory.
When you accept employment, you are admitting that you cannot think or develop yourself
read thousands of books and I will power myself with knowledge. Pens and books are the weapons that defeat terrorism.
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
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.
Every defeat gives us a new opportunity to try again.