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Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
John F. Kennedy
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
J. K. Rowling
A man who was completely innocent, offered himself as a sacrifice for the good of others, including his enemies, and became the ransom of the world. It was a perfect act.
Communism is not love. Communism is a hammer which we use to crush the enemy.
And by the way, everything in life is writable about if you have the outgoing guts to do it, and the imagination to improvise. The worst enemy to creativity is self-doubt.
A wise woman wishes to be no one's enemy; a wise woman refuses to be anyone's victim.
Anger is the enemy of non-violence and pride is a monster that swallows it up.
Don't think. Thinking is the enemy of creativity. It's self-conscious, and anything self-conscious is lousy. You can't try to do things. You simply must do things.
Corruption is the enemy of development, and of good governance. It must be got rid of. Both the government and the people at large must come together to achieve this national objective.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Know thy self, know thy enemy. A thousand battles, a thousand victories.
Google is my best friend and my worst enemy. It's fabulous for research, but then it becomes addictive. I'll have a character eating an orange, and next thing I'm Googling types of oranges, I'm visiting chat rooms about oranges, I'm learning the history of the orange.
Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them have ideas.
Hence the saying: If you know the enemy and you know yourself, your victory will not stand in doubt; if you know Heaven and you know Earth, you may make your victory complete.
There are only two people who can tell you the truth about yourself - an enemy who has lost his temper and a friend who loves you dearly.
I choose my friends for their good looks, my acquaintances for their good characters, and my enemies for their intellects. A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
The opportunity to secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but the opportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
No man ever got very high by pulling other people down. The intelligent merchant does not knock his competitors. The sensible worker does not work those who work with him. Don't knock your friends. Don't knock your enemies. Don't knock yourself.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Method is more important than strength, when you wish to control your enemies. By dropping golden beads near a snake, a crow once managed To have a passer-by kill the snake for the beads.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
If you are far from the enemy, make him believe you are near.
The greatest enemy to human souls is the self-righteous spirit which makes men look to themselves for salvation.
The art of war is simple enough. Find out where your enemy is. Get at him as soon as you can. Strike him as hard as you can, and keep moving on.
Ulysses S. Grant
When envoys are sent with compliments in their mouths, it is a sign that the enemy wishes for a truce.
Always forgive your enemies - nothing annoys them so much.
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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