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You can discover what your enemy fears most by observing the means he uses to frighten you.
People are what you make them. A scornful look turns into a complete fool a man of average intelligence. A contemptuous indifference turns into an enemy a woman who, well treated, might have been an angel.
The enemy of society is middle class and the enemy of life is middle age.
I am the cause of all my upsets. I am my worst enemy.
In times of rapid change, experience could be your worst enemy.
J. Paul Getty
What is at a peak is certain to decline. He who shows his hand will surely be defeated. He who can prevail in battle by taking advantage of his enemy's doubts is invincible.
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
A polite enemy is just as difficult to discredit, as a rude friend is to protect.
Bryant H. McGill
No battle plan survives contact with the enemy.
Money is the last enemy that shall never be subdued. While there is flesh there is money or the want of money, but money is always on the brain so long as there is a brain in reasonable order.
Foe means enemy. Now, will we have differences of opinion with the Russians? Yes. Will they get mad at us from time to time, and we get mad at them? That's part of the normal diplomatic relations.
Think of and look at your work as though it were done by your enemy. I you look at it to admire it, you are lost.
Your best friend and worst enemy are both in this room right now. It's not your neighbor right or left - and it's not God or the devil - it's you.
Edwin Louis Cole
The hope and change the Democrats had in mind was nothing more than a retread of the failed and discredited socialist policies that have been the enemy of freedom for centuries all over the world. I fear America is teetering towards tyranny.
Nothing is more dangerous than a friend without discretion; even a prudent enemy is preferable.
Jean de La Fontaine
Courage and conviction are powerful weapons against an enemy who depends only on fists or guns. Animals know when you are afraid; a coward knows when you are not.
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.
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.
Memory is man's greatest friend and worst enemy.
A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing or the other, and we then know how to meet him.
One enemy can do more hurt than ten friends can do good.
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.
You win battles by knowing the enemy's timing, and using a timing which the enemy does not expect.
If people think nature is their friend, then they sure don't need an enemy.
Every man with a bellyful of the classics is an enemy to the human race.
Firstly you must always implicitly obey orders, without attempting to form any opinion of your own regarding their propriety. Secondly, you must consider every man your enemy who speaks ill of your king; and thirdly you must hate a Frenchman as you hate the devil.
Death is the last enemy: once we've got past that I think everything will be alright.
Alice Thomas Ellis
Although you may spend your life killing, You will not exhaust all your foes. But if you quell your own anger, your real enemy will be slain.
Yes, I now that you feel you are not strong enough. That's what the enemy thinks too. But we're gonna fool them.
Whoever benefits his enemy with straightforward intention that man's enemies will soon fold their hands in devotion.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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