Quotes: adversaries

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  • Ronald Reagan
    Ronald Reagan
    American politician and actor 1911-2004
    Ronald Reagan
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    Above all, we must realize that no arsenal, or no weapon in the arsenals of the world, is so formidable as the will and moral courage of free men and women. It is a weapon our adversaries in today's world do not have.
  • John McCain
    John McCain
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    I guarantee you, as president of the United States, I know how to heal the wounds of war, I know how to deal with our adversaries, and I know how to deal with our friends.
  • Gerald R. Ford
    Gerald R. Ford
    American politician and 38th President of the United States 1913-2006
    Gerald R. Ford
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    I have had a lot of adversaries in my political life, but no enemies that I can remember.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    In all matters of opinion our adversaries are insane.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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    No prudent antagonist thinks light of his adversaries.
  • Sir Henry Wotton
    Sir Henry Wotton
    English author, diplomat and politician 1568-1639
    Sir Henry Wotton
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    Tell the truth, and so puzzle and confound your adversaries.
  • Francis Picabia
    Francis Picabia
    French painter and poet 1878-1953
    Francis Picabia
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    The only way to win is to fight on the side of your adversaries.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    The rule is perfect: in all matters of opinion our adversaries are insane.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    They that are on their guard and appear ready to receive their adversaries, are in much less danger of being attacked than the supine, secure and negligent.
  • Buckminster Fuller
    Buckminster Fuller
    American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, and inventor 1895-1983
    Buckminster Fuller
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    While no politician or political system can ever afford to yield understandably and enthusiastically to their adversaries and opposers, all politicians can and will yield enthusiastically to the computers safe flight-controlling capabilities in bringing all of humanity in for a happy landing.
    Source: Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth (1963)
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