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Quotes About Enemy

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Abraham Lincoln
“Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends?”
Abraham Lincoln

J.K. Rowling
“The last enemy that shall be destroyed is death.”
J.K. Rowling

Orson Scott Card
“In the moment when I truly understand my enemy, understand him well enough to defeat him, then in that very moment I also love him. I think it’s impossible to really understand somebody, what they want, what they believe, and not love them the way they love themselves. And then, in that very moment when I love them.... I destroy them.”
Orson Scott Card, Ender's Game

George R.R. Martin
“Give me honorable enemies rather than ambitious ones, and I'll sleep more easily by night.”
George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones

Mark Twain
“It takes your enemy and your friend, working together, to hurt you to the heart: the one to slander you and the other to get the news to you.”
Mark Twain

Sun Tzu
“To know your Enemy, you must become your Enemy.”
Sun Tzu

Israelmore Ayivor
“Save your skin from the corrosive acids from the mouths of toxic people. Someone who just helped you to speak evil about another person can later help another person to speak evil about you.”
Israelmore Ayivor

Lisa Kleypas
“You are your own worst enemy. If you can learn to stop expecting impossible perfection, in yourself and others, you may find the happiness that has always eluded you.”
Lisa Kleypas, Love in the Afternoon

Max Brooks
“I think that most people would rather face the light of a real enemy than the darkness of their imagined fears.”
Max Brooks, World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War

George R.R. Martin
“The unseen enemy is always the most fearsome.”
George R.R. Martin, A Clash of Kings

Michael Bassey Johnson
“Protect your good image from the eyes of negative viewers, who may look at your good appearance with an ugly fiendish eye, and ruin your positive qualities with their chemical infested tongues.”
Michael Bassey Johnson

“The deeper I go into myself the more I realize that I am my own enemy.”
Floriano Martins

Santosh Kalwar
“If you claim to be a real friend then be real in your soul. If you claim to be fake then be an enemy instead.”
Santosh Kalwar

Thích Nhất Hạnh
“When you begin to see that your enemy is suffering, that is the beginning of insight.”
Thích Nhất Hạnh, Peace Is Every Step: The Path of Mindfulness in Everyday Life

Criss Jami
“What man ever openly apologizes for slander? It is not so much a feeling of slander as it is that of a massive lie, a misdeed not only to the slandered but also to those manipulated in the process. He has made them all, every one, his enemies, thereupon he is so overwhelmed with guilt that he will deny it until his grave.”
Criss Jami, Killosophy

Toba Beta
“If you're confused about what to do,
it's a sign that your enemy is winning.”
Toba Beta, Master of Stupidity

Masashi Kishimoto
“You're the enemy. I don't want to sympathize with you. So... So don't... Don't cry like that in front of me! Damn it...”
Masashi Kishimoto, Naruto, Band 11

Jacqueline Carey
“To have a traitor for an ally is to have an enemy in waiting”
Jacqueline Carey, Kushiel's Dart
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Bauvard
“Love your wife, your servant and your enemy equally, and file her credit card bills under the ‘enemy’ folder.”
Bauvard, Some Inspiration for the Overenthusiastic

Toba Beta
“I respect those who don't secretly hate me.”
Toba Beta, Master of Stupidity

Chris Bradford
“In order to know your enemy, you must become your enemy.”
Chris Bradford, The Way of the Dragon

Margaret Atwood
“That was when they suspended the Constitution. They said it would be temporary. There wasn't even any rioting in the streets. People stayed home at night, watching television, looking for some direction. There wasn't even an enemy you could put your finger on.”
Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid's Tale

Anne Bishop
“I suppose [...] that the most convincing way to fool an enemy would be to fool a friend.”
Anne Bishop, Heir to the Shadows

Sun Tzu
“Be where your enemy is not.”
Sun Tzu

William Shakespeare
“Tis best to weigh the enemy more mighty than he seems.”
William Shakespeare

“If your enemy is hungry, feed him;
if he is thirsty, give him something to drink. In doing this, you will heap burning coals on his head.”
Anonymous, Holy Bible: King James Version

Jonathan Stroud
“listen, a goad's anything that provokes or incites an enemy
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let me have a go: cursed deamon! you have met your end! the shivering fire awaits you! i shall spread your vile essance across this hall like... um, like margarine, a very think layer of it...
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ye-es... im not sure he'll pick up on that analogy. never mind, keep going.”
Jonathan Stroud, Ptolemy's Gate

Elizabeth Wein
“Look at me!’ I screeched. ‘Look at me, Amadeus von Linden, you sadistic hypocrite, and watch this time! You’re not questioning me now, this isn’t your work, I’m not an enemy agent spewing wireless code! I’m just a minging Scots slag screaming insults at your daughter! So enjoy yourself and watch! Think of Isolde! Think of Isolde and watch!”
Elizabeth Wein, Code Name Verity

Jarod Kintz
“The ultimate weapon is Lady Gaga’s music. Why kill the enemy when you can play her music and they’ll want to kill themselves?”
Jarod Kintz, Who Moved My Choose?: An Amazing Way to Deal With Change by Deciding to Let Indecision Into Your Life

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