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The enemy is more easily overcome if he be not suffered to enter the door of our hearts, but be resisted without the gate at his first knock.
- Kempis, Thomas
Enemies Motivational Quotes



Best Quotes about Enemies

1.
The fire you kindle for your enemy often burns yourself more than him.
Proverb, Chinese

2.
Was it a friend or foe that spread these lies? Nay, who but infants question in such wise,'twas one of my most intimate enemies.
Rossetti, Dante Gabriel

3.
Love your enemies, for they tell you your faults.
Franklin, Benjamin

4.
Why do grandparents and grandchildren get along so well? They have the same enemy -- the mother.
Colbert, Claudette

5.
There is nothing like the sight of an old enemy down on his luck.
Euripides

6.
Remember, to them it is us who are the enemy.
Simpson, N. F.

7.
Even a paranoid can have enemies.
Kissinger, Henry

8.
No prudent antagonist thinks light of his adversaries.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von

9.
Money can't buy friends, but it can get you a better class of enemy.
Spike Milligan

10.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Napoleon Bonaparte

11.
Bear patiently with a rival.
Ovid

12.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
Oscar Wilde

13.
No man should ever display his bravery unless he is prepared for battle, nor bear the marks of defiance, until he has experienced the abilities of his enemy.
Hitopadesa

14.
If there be no enemy there's no fight. If no fight, no victory and if no victory there is no crown.
Carlyle, Thomas

15.
It pays to know the enemy -- not least because at some time you may have the opportunity to turn him into a friend.
Thatcher, Margaret

16.
Above all things, never be afraid. The enemy who forces you to retreat is himself afraid of you at that very moment.
Andre Maurois

17.
He hasn't an enemy in the world - but all his friends hate him.
Eddie Cantor

18.
Talk well of your friends and of your enemies say nothing.
Proverb

19.
Who are enemies? Those who oppose each others will.
Richards, Mary Caroline

20.
We can learn even from our enemies.
Ovid

21.
The person who builds a character makes foes.
Young

22.
The shaft of the arrow had been feathered with one of the eagle's own plumes. We often give our enemies the means of our own destruction.
Aesop

23.
Give us grace and strength to forbear and to persevere. Give us courage and gaiety and the quiet mind, spare to us our friends, soften to us our enemies.
Stevenson, Robert Louis

24.
Rejoice not at thine enemy's fall - but don't rush to pick him up either.
Jewish Proverb

25.
I have no trouble with my enemies. I can take care of my enemies all right. But my damn friends. They're the ones that keep me walking the floor nights!
Harding, Warren Gamaliel

26.
We look upon the enemy of our souls as a conquered foe, so he is, but only to God, not to us.
Chambers, Oswald

27.
I do not regret one professional enemy I have made. Any actor who doesn't dare to make an enemy should get out of the business.
Bette Davis

28.
I have met the enemy, and it is the eyes of other people.
Franklin, Benjamin

29.
Promises may fit the friends, but non-performance will turn them into enemies.
Franklin, Benjamin

30.
Beware of no man more than of yourself; we carry our worst enemies within us.
Spurgeon, Charles Haddon

31.
A wise man learns more from his enemies than a fool from his friends.
Gracian, Baltasar

32.
Man has no greater enemy than himself.
Petrarch, Francesco

33.
Treat your friend as if he might become an enemy.
Publilius Syrus

34.
Convince an enemy, convince him that he's wrong. To win a bloodless battle, the victory is long. A simple act of faith, reason over might. To blow up his children would only prove him right.
Sumner, Gordon

35.
Our enemies approach nearer to truth in their judgments of us than we do ourselves.
La Rochefoucauld, Francois De

36.
The enemies of the future are always the very nicest people.
Morley, Christopher

37.
The real enemy can always be met and conquered, or won over. Real antagonism is based on love, a love which has not recognized itself.
Miller, Henry

38.
Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you. [Matthew]
Bible

39.
There once was a Bald Man who sat down after work on a hot summer's day. A Fly came up and kept buzzing about his bald pate, and stinging him from time to time. The Man aimed a blow at his little enemy, but - whack - his palm come on his own head instead; again the Fly tormented him, but this time the Man was wiser and said: YOU WILL ONLY INJURE YOURSELF IF YOU TAKE NOTICE OF DISPICABLE ENEMIES.
Aesop

40.
One enemy is too much.
Herbert, George

41.
At times one remains faithful to a cause only because its opponents do not cease to be insipid.
Friedrich Nietzsche

42.
The enemy is more easily overcome if he be not suffered to enter the door of our hearts, but be resisted without the gate at his first knock.
Kempis, Thomas

43.
False friends are worse than bitter enemies.
Proverb, Scottish

44.
He who lives by fighting with an enemy has an interest in the preservation of the enemy's life.
Nietzsche, Friedrich

45.
I have had a lot of adversaries in my political life, but no enemies that I can remember.
Ford, Gerald R.

46.
The best way to destroy your enemy is to make him your friend.
Lincoln, Abraham

47.
Take no thought of who is right or wrong or who is better than. Be not for or against.
Lee, Bruce

48.
We have meet the enemy; and he is us.
Kelly, Walt

49.
If thine enemy offend thee, give his child a drum.

50.
If it looks like shit, smells like shit, mail it to your enemy... he'll know what to do with it.
Horton, Doug


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