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PITIFUL, adj. The state of an enemy or opponent after an imaginary encounter with oneself.
It is easier to forgive yourself of a thousand misdeeds than to forgive your enemy of one.
Journalism encourages haste ... and haste is the enemy of art.
There is nothing so likely to produce peace as to be well prepared to meet the enemy.
If you allow your enemy to steal your faith, he can destroy your life and ultimately kill your relationship with God.
To demand of strength that it should not express itself as strength, that it should not be a desire to overcome, a desire to throw down, a desire to become master, a thirst for enemies and resistances and triumphs, is just as absurd as to demand of weakness that it should express itself as strength.
Manfred Von Richthofen
I honored the fallen enemy by placing a stone on his beautiful grave.
I have never heard of a tradition among Jews that encourages us to support each others' differences. Quite the contrary. What I've always been taught is that Jews forever see each other as bitter enemies whose differences are irreconcilable.
The enemy properly goaded and guided in his reaction will be your major strength.
My point was simply that the war on global terrorism is going to be a long one, and we need to adapt as our enemy adapts.
Satan never wastes a fiery dart by aiming at a spot covered by armor. The bull's eye is located dead center in our inconsistency. That's where the enemy plans to bring us down.
Think of and look at your work as though it were done by your enemy. I you look at it to admire it, you are lost.
It is the acid test of nonviolence that in a nonviolent conflict there is no rancor left behind, and in the end the enemies are converted into friends.
Truth is truth, though from an enemy, and spoken in malice.
Bureaucracies are designed to perform public business. But as soon as a bureaucracy is established, it develops an autonomous spiritual life and comes to regard the public as its enemy.
Whatsoever therefore is consequent to a time of war, where every man is enemy to every man, the same consequent to the time wherein men live without other security than what their own strength and their own invention shall furnish them withal. In such condition there is no place for industry... no knowledge of the face of the earth; no account of time; no arts; no letters; no society; and which is worst of all, continual fear, and danger of violent death; and the life of man, solitary, poor, nasty, brutish, and short.
Show no fear to your enemies. Only contempt. Never let anyone look down on you. You're just as good as any of them. I don't care who they are. Better in fact. In our world, Dagans are royalty and you, my son, are a prince.
My friends are much more dangerous than my enemies. These latter - with infinite subtlety - spin webs to keep me out of places where I hate to go, - and tell stories of me to people whom it would be vanity and vexation to meet; - and they help me so much by their unconscious aid that I almost love them.
Communism has nothing to do with love. Communism is an excellent hammer which we use to destroy our enemy.
To be obsessed by God is to have an effective barricade against all the assaults of the enemy.
We pray that the deceitful race - such hateful enemies and blasphemers of the name of Christ - be not allowed to further infect and trouble this new colony.
People don’t just disappear. There’s always a reason, or an enemy with a grudge. There’s always a loose thread that starts to unravel.
The ancients, by their system of colonization, made themselves friends all over the known world; the moderns have sought to make subjects, and therefore have made enemies.
A friend should always underestimate your virtues and an enemy overestimate your faults
This is how you conquer your enemies: through their ignorance of you, and through your knowledge of them.
He realised war was not against an enemy. War is against everything – you never know who is the friend or foe. For Pierre, this bookshop was war.
Success makes enemies of those who would have never been true friends.
I have made more friends for American culture than the State Department. Certainly I have made fewer enemies, but that isn't very difficult.
The best way to meet a woman is in an emergency situation - if you're in a shipwreck, or you find yourself behind enemy lines, or in a flood.
A rich dress adds but little to the beauty of a person. It may possibly create a deference, but that is rather an enemy to love.
George Bernard Shaw
Nobody supposes that doctors are less virtuous than judges; but a judge whose salary and reputation depended on whether the verdict was for plaintiff or defendant, prosecutor or prisoner, would be as little trusted as a general in the pay of the enemy.
Politically speaking, you don't necessarily give away information that allows your enemy to get an upper hand. But at the same time you don't keep reality from the population.
If you take the 'love your enemy' out of Christianity, you've 'unChristianed' the Christian faith.
There is nothing preventing the enemy reaching Paris. We were fighting on our last line and it has been breached. I am helpless, I cannot intervene.
Foreknowledge of the future makes it possible to manipulate both enemies and supporters.
The most important six inches on the battlefield is between your ears.
He regards boredom, I observe, as the One and Mighty Enemy of his soul. And will succeed in conquering it, I am sure—if he survives the experience.
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
Everybody has same or the other weakness. This eis also a a general tendency to conceal theee weaknesses. For people may not harm for these, but they will surely ridicule or make fun of. Friendship, of course feigned should be retained with enemy till his weakness is known. Let him remain elated.
Dictatorships start wars because they need external enemies to exert internal control over their own people.
Don't downgrade your dreams to upgrade your relationships.
Good taste is the enemy of comedy.
Though he was her enemy, he treated her with unfailing courtesy.
All people should disclose whether they submit to Allah or not. Those who are against us are our enemies and must be fought. That includes people who call themselves Muslims but who don't lead their lives as such - people who drink, who don't pray, who don't fast, who have constantly changing partners and who are unable to recite the Koran.
As for our inner level of obstacle, perhaps the only enemy we have is that we don't like the way reality is now and therefore wish it would go away fast. But what we need to acknowledge is that nothing ever goes away until it has taught us what we need to know.
There is no one who has no enemy.
Why do we electrocute men for murdering an individual and then pin a purple heart on them for mass slaughter of someone arbitrarily labeled “enemy?
[Admiral Nelson's counsel] guided me time and again. On the eve of the critical battle of Santa Cruz, in which the Japanese ships outnumbered ours more than two to one, I sent my task force commanders this dispatch: ATTACK REPEAT ATTACK. They did attack, heroically, and when the battle was done, the enemy turned away. All problems, personal, national, or combat, become smaller if you don't dodge them, but confront them. Touch a thistle timidly, and it pricks you; grasp it boldly, and its spines crumble. Carry the battle to the enemy! Lay your ship alongside his!
However desperate the situation and circumstances, don't despair. When there is everything to fear, be unafraid. When surrounded by dangers, fear none of them. When without resources, depend on resourcefulness. When surprised, take the enemy by surprise.
We pray against the domestic enemies of the Constitution, against this demon of tyranny who is using the White House occupant. That demonic spirit is oppressing us.