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On the plains of hesitation lie the blackened bones of countless millions who at the dawn of victory lay down to rest, and in resting died.
Adlai E. Stevenson
The secret of all victory lies in the organization of the non-obvious.
Obstacles are necessary for success because in selling, as in all careers of importance, victory comes only after many struggles and countless defeats.
Hence the saying: If you know the enemy and you know yourself, your victory will not stand in doubt; if you now Heaven and you know Earth, you may make your victory complete.
To see victory only when it is within the ken of the common herd is not the acme of excellence.
If fighting is sure to result in victory, than you must fight, even though the ruler forbid it; if fighting will not result in victory, then you must not fight even at the ruler's bidding.
If we know that our own men are in a condition to attack, but are unaware that the enemy is not open to attack, we have gone only halfway towards victory.
If you seek truth you will not seek victory by dishonorable means, and if you find truth you will become invincible.
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
Study strategy over the years and achieve the spirit of the warrior. Today is victory over yourself of yesterday; tomorrow is your victory over lesser men.
It is in the compelling zest of high adventure and of victory, and in creative action, that man finds his supreme joys.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
In war, when a commander becomes so bereft of reason and perspective that he fails to understand the dependence of arms on Divine guidance, he no longer deserves victory.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Happiness is a byproduct of function, purpose, and conflict; those who seek happiness for itself seek victory without war.
William S. Burroughs
If a man achieves victory over this body, who in the world can exercise power over him? He who rules himself rules over the whole world.
Many a man has finally succeeded only because he has failed after repeated efforts. If he had never met defeat he would never have known any great victory.
Orison Swett Marden
If there be no enemy there's no fight. If no fight, no victory and if no victory there is no crown.
There is no victory at bargain basement prices.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
The struggle alone pleases us, not the victory.
Be ashamed to die until you have won some victory for humanity.
If there exists no possibility of failure, then victory is meaningless.
Robert H. Schuller
We used to root for the Indians against the cavalry, because we didn't think it was fair in the history books that when the cavalry won it was a great victory, and when the Indians won it was a massacre.
In reading the lives of great men, I found that the first victory they won was over themselves... self-discipline with all of them came first.
Harry S. Truman
It is the fight alone that pleases us, not the victory.
In war there is no substitute for victory.
If a victory is told in detail, one can no longer distinguish it from a defeat.
The pursuit of peace and progress cannot end in a few years in either victory or defeat. The pursuit of peace and progress, with its trials and its errors, its successes and its setbacks, can never be relaxed and never abandoned.
Once you hear the details of victory, it is hard to distinguish it from a defeat.
Regardless of how you feel inside, always try to look like a winner. Even if you are behind, a sustained look of control and confidence can give you a mental edge that results in victory.
No nation ever had an army large enough to guarantee it against attack in time of peace, or ensure it of victory in time of war.
Forewarned, forearmed; to be prepared is half the victory.
Miguel de Cervantes
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