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What happens when good people are put into an evil place? Do they triumph or does the situation dominate their past history and morality?
For every moment of triumph, for every instance of beauty, many souls must be trampled.
Hunter S. Thompson
A tragic situation exists precisely when virtue does not triumph but when it is still felt that man is nobler than the forces which destroy him.
Not in the shouts and plaudits of the throng, but in ourselves, are triumph and defeat.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
I am in politics because of the conflict between good and evil, and I believe that in the end good will triumph.
Old age is not a disease - it is strength and survivorship, triumph over all kinds of vicissitudes and disappointments, trials and illnesses.
Life has meaning only in the struggle. Triumph or defeat is in the hands of the Gods. So let us celebrate the struggle!
To play safe, I prefer to accept only one type of power: the power of art over trash, the triumph of magic over the brute.
For me, the vast marvel is to be alive. For man, or for flowers or beast or bird, the supreme triumph is to be most vividly and perfectly alive.
Sometimes the very presence of God is barred by our presuppositions and our intense and constant desire for triumph.
For man, as for flower and beast and bird, the supreme triumph is to be most vividly, most perfectly alive.
D. H. Lawrence
If misery loves company, then triumph demands an audience.
Statistics are the triumph of the quantitative method, and the quantitative method is the victory of sterility and death.
Any film is about heroism: the triumph of good over evil. If you look back at my films, you will see that as a recurring theme.
My mother was the influence in my life. She was strong; she had great faith in the ultimate triumph of justice and hard work. She believed passionately in education.
John H. Johnson
Now I am near to the getting of my crown, which shall be sure; for I bless the Lord, and desire all of you to bless Him that He hath brought me here, and makes me triumph over devils, and men, and sin: they shall wound me no more.
The memories of the Munich games for me are of triumph and tragedy.
There is no reason why good cannot triumph as often as evil. The triumph of anything is a matter of organization. If there are such things as angels, I hope that they are organized along the lines of the Mafia.
For to be poised against fatality, to meet adverse conditions gracefully, is more than simple endurance; it is an act of aggression, a positive triumph.
Conquer, but don't triumph.
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
I know in my heart that man is good. That what is right will always eventually triumph. And there's purpose and worth to each and every life.
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
A new scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it.
Let judges secretly despair of justice: their verdicts will be more acute. Let generals secretly despair of triumph; killing will be defamed. Let priests secretly despair of faith: their compassion will be true.
The important thing in life is not to triumph but to compete.
Pierre de Coubertin
C. S. Lewis
Leonardo da Vinci
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