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It is certain, in any case, that ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have.
James A. Baldwin
Self-interest is the enemy of all true affection.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Men are by nature merely indifferent to one another; but women are by nature enemies.
The innocent and the beautiful have no enemy but time.
William Butler Yeats
Drugs are the enemies of ambition and hope - and when we fight against drugs we are fighting for the future.
I don't make enemies, it's just I'm not afraid to speak my mind, which can sometimes mean people don't like what I am saying.
I was listening to a lot of hip hop, music like Public Enemy that was about raising consciousness, and I realised I could feed that directly into my work, using images in a way that was a bit like sampling - taking images from diverse places, exploring the contradictions without trying to hide the seams.
As our enemies have found we can reason like men, so now let us show them we can fight like men also.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
To dare to live alone is the rarest courage; since there are many who had rather meet their bitterest enemy in the field, than their own hearts in their closet.
Charles Caleb Colton
Without a trace of irony I can say I have been blessed with brilliant enemies. I owe them a great debt, because they redoubled my energies and drove me in new directions.
E. O. Wilson
That's your best friend and your worst enemy - your own brain.
Islamophobia has become so mainstream in this country that Americans have been trained to expect violence against Muslims - not excuse it, but expect it. And that's happened because you have an Islamophobia industry in this country devoted to making Americans think there's an enemy within.
The great defense against the air menace is to attack the enemy's aircraft as near as possible to their point of departure.
An excellent man; he has no enemies; and none of his friends like him.
When we turn to one another for counsel we reduce the number of our enemies.
If you want peace, you don't talk to your friends. You talk to your enemies.
No accurate thinker will judge another person by that which the other person's enemies say about him.
We need to understand that we are not each others' enemies in this country. And it is only the political class that derives its power by creating friction. It is only the media that derives its importance by creating friction... that uses every little thing to create this chasm between people. This is not who we are.
Isn't it the sweetest mockery to mock our enemies?
Lovers may be - and indeed generally are - enemies, but they never can be friends, because there must always be a spice of jealousy and a something of Self in all their speculations.
Suspicion is not less an enemy to virtue than to happiness; he that is already corrupt is naturally suspicious, and he that becomes suspicious will quickly be corrupt.
Passivity is fatal to us. Our goal is to make the enemy passive.
An enemy to whom you show kindness becomes your friend, excepting lust, the indulgence of which increases its enmity.
I have no trouble with my enemies. I can take care of my enemies in a fight. But my friends, my goddamned friends, they're the ones who keep me walking the floor at nights!
Warren G. Harding
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
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