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Economic libertarians and Christian evangelicals, united by their common enemy, are strange bedfellows in today's Republican party, just as the two Georges - the archconservative Wallace and the uberliberal McGovern - found themselves in the same Democratic Party in 1972.
Charity But how shall we expect charity towards others, when we are uncharitable to ourselves? Charity begins at home, is the voice of the world; yet is every man his greatest enemy, and, as it were, his own executioner.
Be assured those will be thy worst enemies, not to whom thou hast done evil, but who have done evil to thee. And those will be thy best friends, not to whom thou hast done good, but who have done good to thee.
I don't want enemies. I want friends, and I want them in all shapes, sizes, and colors, and loving whoever they want to.
People like leaders who look like they are dominant, optimistic, friendly to their friends, and quick on the trigger when it comes to enemies. They like boldness and despise the appearance of timidity and protracted doubt.
Our enemy is by tradition our savior, in preventing us from superficiality.
Joyce Carol Oates
The die is set and Malcolm will not escape for the foolish talk he spoke against his benefactor, such a man, is worthy of death, and it would have been so, were it not for Muhammad's confidence that God would give him the victory over the enemies.
Time is my greatest enemy.
If you want to keep something concealed from your enemy, don't disclose it to your friend.
Solomon Ibn Gabirol
I've always said that in politics, your enemies can't hurt you, but your friends will kill you.
Rationalism is the enemy of art, though necessary as a basis for architecture.
When I was a kid in Nebraska, a cantankerous farmer, known for plinking with his '22 at passing cars in which he perceived enemies, ingeniously rigged up a shotgun in his house, trained on the inside of his front door so as to widely distribute any intruder.
Fear is the only true enemy, born of ignorance and the parent of anger and hate.
I have made more friends for American culture than the State Department. Certainly I have made fewer enemies, but that isn't very difficult.
Once you get in a position where your rent is taken care of and you do have a job, you really get to deal with yourself and really become one with yourself. And you wake to your mind every day. That's your best friend and your worst enemy - your own brain.
The perennial conviction that those who work hard and play by the rules will be rewarded with a more comfortable present and a stronger future for their children faces assault from just about every direction. That great enemy of democratic capitalism, economic inequality, is real and growing.
The people are fed up with their elected officials playing the blame game and treating their political counterparts as enemies.
It is impossible to get anything made or accomplished without stepping on some toes; enemies are inevitable when one is a doer.
Our work for human dignity is often lonely, and almost always an uphill climb. At times, our efforts are misunderstood, and we are mistaken for the enemy. There has been a clear erosion of respect for U.N. blue and our impartiality.
Ego is the great enemy. Ego will hold you back every single time.
Nothing is more useless in developing a nation's economy than a gun, and nothing blocks the road to social development more than the financial burden of war. War is the arch enemy of national progress and the modern scourge of civilized men.
King Hussein I
The wise learn many things from their enemies.
After Big Media, U.S. colleges and universities are the biggest enemies of the values of red-state Americans.
Delay is the enemy of progress.
We would betray our values and play into our enemies' hands if we were to treat Muslims differently than anyone else. In fact, to cave to popular sentiment would be to hand a victory to the terrorists, and we should not stand for that.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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