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Endure quotes (73)
Whatever may happen every kind of fortune is to be overcome by bearing it.
Publius Vergilius Maro Virgil 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
Always forgive your enemies nothing annoys them quite so much.
Oscar Wilde 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
A wise man gets more use from his enemies than a fool from his friends.
Baltasar Gracian Category: Endure
Money couldn't buy friends but you got a better class of enemy.
Spike Milligan 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
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
No man or woman who tries to pursue an ideal in his or her own way is without enemies.
Daisy Bates Category: Endure
Pay attention to your enemies for they are the first to discover your mistakes.
Antisthenes Category: Endure
He who has never hoped can never despair.
George Bernard Shaw 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
You shall judge of a man by his foes as well as by his friends.
Joseph Conrad 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
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
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
What cant be cured must be endured.
Francois Rabelais Category: Endure
One very important ingredient of success is a good wide-awake persistent tireless enemy.
Frank B. Shutts 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
No one will ever win the battle of the sexes; theres too much fraternizing with the enemy.
Henry Alfred Kissinger 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
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
Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.
Unknown 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
Choose your friends carefully. Your enemies will choose you.
Yassir Arafat Category: Endure
Life is meant to be enjoyed not endured.
O wise man wash your hands of that friend who associates with your enemies.
Saadi Category: Endure
When there is no enemy within the enemies outside cannot hurt you.
Proverb Category: Endure
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
William Blake 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
Every man is his own chief enemy.
Anacharsis 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
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
Our enemies come nearer the truth in the opinions they form of us than we do in our opinion of ourselves.
François Duc de La Rochefoucauld Category: Endure
A malicious enemy is better than a clumsy friend.
Madame Anne Sophie Swetchine Category: Endure
A merely fallen enemy may rise again but the reconciled one is truly vanquished.
Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller Category: Endure
How good bad music and bad reasons sound when we march against an enemy.
Friedrich Nietzsche 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
He hasnt an enemy in the world but all his friends hate him.
Eddie Cantor Category: Endure
Everything in the world may be endured except continued prosperity.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Category: Endure
Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend.
Martin Luther King Jr. 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
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
Edmund Burke 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
Nothing happens to any man which he is not formed by nature to bear.
Marcus Aurelius Antoninus Category: Endure
Endurance is the crowning quality And patience all the passion of great hearts.
James Russell Lowell 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
Old friends become bitter enemies on a sudden for toys and small offenses.
Robert Burton Category: Endure
OUTDO v.t. To make an enemy.
Ambrose Gwinett Bierce Category: Endure
The enemy is anybody whos going to get you killed no matter which side hes on.
Joseph Heller Category: Endure
To have a good enemy choose a friend; he knows where to strike.
Diane de Poitiers Category: Endure
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
Howard W. Newton Category: Endure
Its hard to fight an enemy who has outposts in your head.
Sally Kempton Category: Endure
He who has not forgiven an enemy has never yet tasted one of the most sublime enjoyments of life.
Lauter Category: Endure
Never complain never explain.
Henry Ford Category: Endure
One should forgive one's enemies but not before they are hanged.
Heinrich Heine 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
Does the road wind up-hill all the way? Yes to the very end.
Christina Georgina Rossetti Category: Endure
A secret that you would keep from God is a secret that you should keep from your own heart.
Tholuch 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
Yet is every man his own greatest enemy and as it were his own executioner.
Sir Thomas Browne 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
If you have no enemies it is a sign fortune has forgot you.
Thomas Fuller Category: Endure
If you want to keep a secret from an enemy tell it not to a friend.
Benjamin Franklin 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 obligation to endure gives us the right to know.
Jean Rostand Category: Endure
Love your enemies. It makes them so damned mad.
P. D. East 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
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
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
Never complain and never explain.
Benjamin Disraeli 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
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