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Compromise, n. Such an adjustment of conflicting interests as gives each adversary the satisfaction of thinking he has got what he ought not to have, and is deprived of nothing except what was justly his due.
Treating your adversary with respect is striking soft in battle.
The strategic adversary is fascism... the fascism in us all, in our heads and in our everyday behavior, the fascism that causes us to love power, to desire the very thing that dominates and exploits us.
It is not cowardly, quite the contrary, to seek to meet the adversary and know his intentions. However, it is cowardly, shameful and treasonable to lay down arms.
King Hassan II
Our nuclear weapons are meant purely as a deterrent against nuclear adventure by an adversary.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Hate traps us by binding us too tightly to our adversary.
Mere access to the courthouse doors does not by itself assure a proper functioning of the adversary process.
Beware the wrath of a patient adversary.
John C. Calhoun
Thinking begins only when we have come to know that reason, glorified for centuries, is the stiff-necked adversary of thought.
In football you have an adversary; in cinema that adversary is yourself.
We have been conditioned to see the passing of time as an adversary.
Menachem Mendel Schneerson
The fact I had my father as an adversary was such a powerful tool to work with. I subconsciously fought him to the degree that I drove me to be one of the most successful musician in the world.
My real adversary has no name, no face, no party. It will never be elected, yet it governs - the adversary is the world of finance.
My adversary is the world of finance.
I started running 3 miles every morning after throat surgery to remove a cyst last year. The gym used to be my adversary. But that has all changed. Now, I look forward to it every morning.
When blithe to argument I come, Though armed with facts, and merry, May Providence protect me from The fool as adversary, Whose mind to him a kingdom is Where reason lacks dominion, Who calls conviction prejudice And prejudice opinion.
That most dangerous of opponents: the one who took pains to comprehend the position of his adversary.
Learning is the ally, not the adversary of genius... he who reads in a proper spirit, can scarcely read too much.
And these two elements are at odds with one another because Freud is utterly adversary to almost all the ways of structuring the human experience found in Western religions. No Western religion can countenance Freud's view of man.
Cancer is such a ruthless adversary because it behaves as if it has its own fiendishly cunning agenda.
Israel always has to be in a position to defend itself against any adversary and against any threat of any kind.
We can only win by giving everything and being ready to defeat the adversary with fiery aggression.
Many citizens see all the leadership of these large institutions together in a conspiracy against them rather than in any adversary relationship with each other.
For playing a man to a square to which it cannot be legally moved, the adversary, at his option, may require him to move the man legally, or to move the King.
For touching an adversary's man, when it cannot be captured, the offender must move his King.
You have to work more than your adversary.
Americans are xenophobic, they will believe their own people rather than the adversary, even a friendly enemy voice.
We begin the path toward defeating Mexico's real adversary, who represents authoritarianism and the worst antidemocratic practice, who represents a return to corruption as a system and impunity as conviction. That adversary is Pena Nieto and his party.
Josefina Vazquez Mota
With any good story, you need the adversary, the heroes and villains. You need a good mixture to make it work.
The art of leadership... consists in consolidating the attention of the people against a single adversary and taking care that nothing will split up that attention.
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