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Time is the friend of the wonderful company, the enemy of the mediocre.
My officers and men understood wishes so well that this movement was executed under fire, the right wing keeping up fire, without giving the enemy any occasion to seize or even to suspect their advantage.
Concentrated power has always been the enemy of liberty.
The chief enemy of creativity is 'good' sense.
Five enemies of peace inhabit with us - avarice, ambition, envy, anger, and pride; if these were to be banished, we should infallibly enjoy perpetual peace.
We look upon the enemy of our souls as a conquered foe, so he is, but only to God, not to us.
Knowledge is that possession that no misfortune can destroy, no authority can revoke, and no enemy can control. This makes knowledge the greatest of all freedoms.
Bryant H. McGill
Gentlemen, when the enemy is committed to a mistake we must not interrupt him too soon.
The worst mistake you can make is underrating your enemy. Assuming that they're evil - I think it's a terrible thing to do.
Good is the enemy of great.
As every scuba diver knows, panic is your worst enemy: when it hits, your mind starts to thrash and you are likely to do something really stupid and self-destructive.
If the flag of an armed enemy of the U.S. is allowed to fly over government buildings, then it implies that slavery, or at least the threat of slavery, is sanctioned by that government and can still legally exist.
The chief internal enemies of any state are those public officials who betray the trust imposed upon them by the people.
The word was enough. It ran like fire along the line, from man to man, and rose into a shout, with which they sprang forward upon the enemy, now not 30 yards away.
Deterrence is the art of producing, in the mind of the enemy, the fear to attack.
Have we not come to such an impasse in the modern world that we must love our enemies - or else? The chain reaction of evil - hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars - must be broken, or else we shall be plunged into the dark abyss of annihilation.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Our party must continue to strike fear in the heart of the white man, our real enemy!
It is the function of the Navy to carry the war to the enemy so that it is not fought on U.S. soil.
Chester W. Nimitz
When you're taught to love everyone, to love your enemies, then what value does that place on love?
The essence of optimism is that it takes no account of the present, but it is a source of inspiration, of vitality and hope where others have resigned; it enables a man to hold his head high, to claim the future for himself and not to abandon it to his enemy.
He has no enemies, but is intensely disliked by his friends.
It is lamentable, that to be a good patriot one must become the enemy of the rest of mankind.
If ignorant both of your enemy and yourself, you are certain to be in peril.
Agnes Darling, if such should be we never meet again, while firing my last shot, I will gently breathe the name of my wife - Agnes - and with wishes even for my enemies I will make the plunge and try to swim to the other shore.
Wild Bill Hickok
You don't make peace with friends. You make it with very unsavory enemies.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
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