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



Best Quotes about Enemies

1.
It is not necessary to have enemies if you go out of your way to make friends hate you.
Dane, Frank

2.
He hasn't an enemy in the world - but all his friends hate him.
Eddie Cantor

3.
A strong foe is better than a weak friend.
Dahlberg, Edward

4.
Only enemies speak the truth. Friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
King, Stephen

5.
Beware of no man more than of yourself; we carry our worst enemies within us.
Spurgeon, Charles Haddon

6.
The person who builds a character makes foes.
Young

7.
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

8.
A person is his own worst enemy.

9.
If thine enemy offend thee, give his child a drum.

10.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
Oscar Wilde

11.
Bear patiently with a rival.
Ovid

12.
You can discover what your enemy fears most by observing the means he uses to frighten you.
Eric Hoffer

13.
He who lives by fighting with an enemy has an interest in the preservation of the enemy's life.
Nietzsche, Friedrich

14.
Love your enemies, for they tell you your faults.
Franklin, Benjamin

15.
Reveal not every secret you have to a friend, for how can you tell but that friend may hereafter become an enemy. And bring not all mischief you are able to upon an enemy, for he may one day become your friend.
Saadi

16.
The moment at which two people, approaching from opposite ends of a long passageway, recognize each other and immediately pretend they haven t. This is to avoid the ghastly embarrassment of having to continue recognizing each other the whole length of the corridor.
Adams, Douglas

17.
Observe your enemies, for they first find out your faults.
Antisthenes

18.
One reason we should love our enemies is that we made them ourselves. Another reason is that they keep us on our toes, a third reason is that we should make them our friends.

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

20.
Pay attention to your enemies for they are the first to discover your mistakes.
Antisthenes

21.
Remember, to them it is us who are the enemy.
Simpson, N. F.

22.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Napoleon Bonaparte

23.
Use your enemy's hand to catch a snake.
Persian Proverb

24.
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

25.
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

26.
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

27.
If there be no enemy there's no fight. If no fight, no victory and if no victory there is no crown.
Carlyle, Thomas

28.
Wise men learn many things from their enemies.
Aristophanes

29.
Talk well of your friends and of your enemies say nothing.
Proverb

30.
We can learn even from our enemies.
Ovid

31.
Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you. [Matthew]
Bible

32.
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

33.
Serve your enemies for they first find out your faults
Antisthenes

34.
In my life, I have prayed but one prayer: oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Voltaire

35.
One must be a somebody before they can have a enemy. One must be a force before he can be resisted by another force.
Swetchine, Anne Sophie

36.
I have met the enemy, and it is the eyes of other people.
Franklin, Benjamin

37.
The best way to destroy your enemy is to make him your friend.
Lincoln, Abraham

38.
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

39.
There is nothing like the sight of an old enemy down on his luck.
Euripides

40.
We look upon the enemy of our souls as a conquered foe, so he is, but only to God, not to us.
Chambers, Oswald

41.
Promises may fit the friends, but non-performance will turn them into enemies.
Franklin, Benjamin

42.
The fire you kindle for your enemy often burns yourself more than him.
Proverb, Chinese

43.
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

44.
No prudent antagonist thinks light of his adversaries.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von

45.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
John F. Kennedy

46.
The rule is perfect: in all matters of opinion our adversaries are insane.
Mark Twain

47.
Why do grandparents and grandchildren get along so well? They have the same enemy -- the mother.
Colbert, Claudette

48.
Speak well of your enemies... you made them.

49.
There is no stronger bond of friendship than a mutual enemy.
Moore, Frankfort

50.
The enemies of the future are always the very nicest people.
Morley, Christopher


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