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Endure quotes (73)

Do you know what I learned from you? I learned what is possible and now I must hold out for what I thought we had. I want to be very close to someone I respect and admire and have somebody who feels the same way about me. That or nothing. I realized that what Im looking for is not what youre looking for. You don't want what I want. What do you think I want? I asked. Exactly what you have. Many women you know a little and don't care very much about. Superficial flirtations mutual use no chance of love. Thats my idea of hell. Hell is a place a time a consciousness Richard in which there is no love. Horrible! Leave me out of it.
Richard David Bach   Category: Endure

OUTDO v.t. To make an enemy.
Ambrose Gwinett Bierce   Category: Endure

Your enemy is never a villain in his own eyes. Keep this in mind it may offer a way to make him your friend. If not you can kill him without hateand quickly.
Lazurus Long   Category: Endure

You needn't love your enemy but if you refrain from telling lies about him you are doing well enough.
Edgar Watson Ed Howe   Category: Endure

Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.
Unknown   Category: Endure

May those that love us love us; and those that don't love us May God turn their hearts; and if He doesnt turn their hearts May He turn their ankles so well know them by their limping.
Toast   Category: Endure

The enemy is anybody whos going to get you killed no matter which side hes on.
Joseph Heller   Category: Endure

Choose your friends wisely. They will provide the foundation of spiritual strength that will enable you to make difficult extremely important decisions correctly when they come in your life. Above all be a friend of the Savior.
Malcolm S. Jeppsen   Category: Endure

A wise man gets more use from his enemies than a fool from his friends.
Baltasar Gracian   Category: Endure

He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
Edmund Burke   Category: Endure

It is difficult to say who does you the most mischief: enemies with the worst intentions or friends with the best.
Edward George Earle Bulwer-Lytton   Category: Endure

Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend.
Martin Luther King Jr.   Category: Endure

Life is meant to be enjoyed not endured.
   Category: Endure

Old friends become bitter enemies on a sudden for toys and small offenses.
Robert Burton   Category: Endure

Five great enemies to peace inhabit with us: viz. avarice ambition envy anger and pride. If those enemies were to be banished we should infallibly enjoy perpetual peace.
Francesco Petrarca Petrarch   Category: Endure

Does the road wind up-hill all the way? Yes to the very end.
Christina Georgina Rossetti   Category: Endure

Does the road wind up-hill all the way? Yes to the very end. Will the days journey take the whole long day? From morn to night my friend.
Christina Rossetti   Category: Endure

Whatever may happen every kind of fortune is to be overcome by bearing it.
Publius Vergilius Maro Virgil   Category: Endure

If we could read the secret history of our enemies we should find in each mans life sorrow and suffering enough to disarm all hostility.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow   Category: Endure

The manner in which one endures what must be endured is more important than the thing that must be endured.
Dean Acheson   Category: Endure

Never complain never explain.
Henry Ford   Category: Endure

If you want to keep a secret from an enemy tell it not to a friend.
Benjamin Franklin   Category: Endure

Always forgive your enemies nothing annoys them quite so much.
Oscar Wilde   Category: Endure

He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare And he who has one enemy will meet him everywhere. Ali Ben Abu Taleb.
Omar Khayyam   Category: Endure

The Bible tells us to love our neighbors and also to love our enemies; probably because they are generally the same people.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton   Category: Endure

Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
Howard W. Newton   Category: Endure

No man or woman who tries to pursue an ideal in his or her own way is without enemies.
Daisy Bates   Category: Endure

Love your enemies. It makes them so damned mad.
P. D. East   Category: Endure

If you have no enemies it is a sign fortune has forgot you.
Thomas Fuller   Category: Endure

It did not matter after all. He was only one man. One mans fate is not important. If it is not what is? He could not endure those remembered words.
Ursula K. Le Guin   Category: Endure

No one will ever win the battle of the sexes; theres too much fraternizing with the enemy.
Henry Alfred Kissinger   Category: Endure

It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
William Blake   Category: Endure

You shall judge of a man by his foes as well as by his friends.
Joseph Conrad   Category: Endure

Men of sense often learn from their enemies. It is from their foes not their friends that cities learn the lesson of building high walls and ships of war....
Aristophanes   Category: Endure

Its hard to fight an enemy who has outposts in your head.
Sally Kempton   Category: Endure

Money couldn't buy friends but you got a better class of enemy.
Spike Milligan   Category: Endure

He who has never hoped can never despair.
George Bernard Shaw   Category: Endure

Everyone needs a warm personal enemy or two to keep him free of rust in the movable parts of his mind.
Gene Fowler   Category: Endure

The obligation to endure gives us the right to know.
Jean Rostand   Category: Endure

How good bad music and bad reasons sound when we march against an enemy.
Friedrich Nietzsche   Category: Endure

There is a strength of quiet endurance as significant of courage as the most daring feats of prowess
Henry Theodore Tuckerman   Category: Endure

There is only one way in which one can endure mans inhumanity to man and that is to try in ones own life to exemplify mans humanity to man.
Alan Paton   Category: Endure

Pay attention to your enemies for they are the first to discover your mistakes.
Antisthenes   Category: Endure

I have never made but one prayer to God a very short one: O Lord make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Francois Voltaire   Category: Endure

Everything in the world may be endured except continued prosperity.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe   Category: Endure

Every man is his own chief enemy.
Anacharsis   Category: Endure

To have a good enemy choose a friend; he knows where to strike.
Diane de Poitiers   Category: Endure

A secret that you would keep from God is a secret that you should keep from your own heart.
Tholuch   Category: Endure

The man who is anybody and who does anything is surely going to be criticized vilified and misunderstood. This is a part of the penalty for greatness and every great man understands it; and understands too that it is no proof of greatness. The final proof of greatness lies in being able to endure contumely without resentment.
Elbert Hubbard   Category: Endure

It is easy enough to be friendly to ones friends. But to befriend the one who regards himself as your enemy is the quintessence of true religion. The other is mere business.
Mahatma Gandhi   Category: Endure

Choose your friends carefully. Your enemies will choose you.
Yassir Arafat   Category: Endure

One should forgive one's enemies but not before they are hanged.
Heinrich Heine   Category: Endure

If thine enemy be hungry give him bread to eat; and if he be thirsty give him water to drink:
The Bible   Category: Endure

As a matter of self-preservation a man needs good friends or ardent enemies for the former instruct him and the latter take him to task.
Diogenes the Cynic   Category: Endure

So in the Libyan fable it is told That once an eagle stricken with a dart Said when he saw the fashion of the shaft With our own feathers not by others hands Are we now smitten.
Aeschylus   Category: Endure

He who has not forgiven an enemy has never yet tasted one of the most sublime enjoyments of life.
Lauter   Category: Endure

When there is no enemy within the enemies outside cannot hurt you.
Proverb   Category: Endure

The shaft of the arrow had been feathered with one of the eagles own plumes. We often give our enemies the means of our own destruction.
Aesop   Category: Endure

Endurance is one of the most difficult disciplines but it is to the one who endures that the final victory comes.
Guatama Buddha   Category: Endure

One should act in consonance with the way of heaven and earth which is enduring and eternal. The superior man perseveres long in his course adapts to the times but remains firm in his direction and correct in his goals
I Ching   Category: Endure

He hasnt an enemy in the world but all his friends hate him.
Eddie Cantor   Category: Endure

Yet is every man his own greatest enemy and as it were his own executioner.
Sir Thomas Browne   Category: Endure

Endurance is the crowning quality And patience all the passion of great hearts.
James Russell Lowell   Category: Endure

What cant be cured must be endured.
Francois Rabelais   Category: Endure

If you are near the enemy make him believe you are far from him. If you are far from the enemy make him believe you are near.
Sun Tzu   Category: Endure

Nothing happens to any man which he is not formed by nature to bear.
Marcus Aurelius Antoninus   Category: Endure

A merely fallen enemy may rise again but the reconciled one is truly vanquished.
Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller   Category: Endure

One very important ingredient of success is a good wide-awake persistent tireless enemy.
Frank B. Shutts   Category: Endure

Never complain and never explain.
Benjamin Disraeli   Category: Endure

It is better to decide between our enemies than our friends; for one of our friends will most likely become our enemy; But on the other hand one of your enemies will probably become your friend.
Bias   Category: Endure

Our enemies come nearer the truth in the opinions they form of us than we do in our opinion of ourselves.
Fran├žois Duc de La Rochefoucauld   Category: Endure

O wise man wash your hands of that friend who associates with your enemies.
Saadi   Category: Endure

A malicious enemy is better than a clumsy friend.
Madame Anne Sophie Swetchine   Category: Endure