Enemy quotes page 4
Beware of an enemy, even though he be only an ant.
The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge.
The foundation of the Buddha's teachings lies in compassion, and the reason for
the teachings is to wipe out the persistence of ego, the number one enemy of compassion.
would make his own liberty secure must guard even his enemy from oppression; for if
he violates this duty he establishes a precedent that will reach to himself.
I say quite deliberately that the Christian religion, as organized in its churches, has been and
still is the principal enemy of moral progress in the world.
Conversation is the enemy of good wine and food.
The poor man's enemies are few, the rich man's friends are even fewer.
Promises may get you friends, but non-performance will turn them into enemies.
By taking a shape, by having a visible plan, you open yourself to attack. Instead of taking a
form for your enemy to grasp, keep yourself adaptable and on the move. Accept the fact
that nothing is certain and no law is fixed. The best way to protect yourself is to be as fluid
and formless as water; never bet on stability or lasting order. Everything changes.
Better a hundred foes outside the home than one enemy within.
Your worst enemy could be your best friend and your best friend your worst enemy.
The real cure for our environmental problems is to understand that our job is to salvage Mother
Nature. We are facing a formidable enemy in this field. It is the hunters - and to convince them
to leave their guns on the wall is going to be very difficult.
Good taste is the enemy of comedy.
There is but one means to extenuate the effects of enemy fire: it is to develop a more violent
The angry and the weak are their own enemies.
Right it is to be taught even by the enemy.
Investors should remember that excitement and expenses are their enemies. And if they insist
on trying to time their participation in equities, they should try to be fearful when others are
greedy and greedy when others are fearful.
What is of supreme importance in war is to attack the enemy's strategy.
Blind belief in authority is the greatest enemy of truth.
Concentrated power has always been the enemy of liberty.
When we see others as the enemy, we risk becoming what we hate. When we oppress
others, we end up oppressing ourselves. All of our humanity is dependent upon recognizing
the humanity in others.
The investor's chief problem – and even his worst enemy – is likely to be himself.
The great enemy of clear language is insincerity.
"Bless your enemy, and you rob him of his ammunition." His arrows will be transmuted into
Florence Scovel Shinn
Fear is the enemy of logic.
Man is not the enemy of man but through the medium of a false system of
If you can cultivate the right attitude, your enemies are your
best spiritual teachers because
their presence provides you with the opportunity to enhance and develop tolerance,
patience and understanding.
If ignorant both of your enemy and yourself, you are certain to be in peril.
All government, in its essence, is organized exploitation, and in virtually all of
forms it is the implacable enemy of every industrious and well-disposed man.
From mine enemy let me defend myself; from a pretensed friend, good lord deliver
The best way to know and destroy an enemy is to pretend to become his friend.
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 hate.
An enemy does not sleep.