Quotes: enemies

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  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Always forgive your enemies - nothing annoys them so much.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
    Oscar Wilde
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    Always forgive your enemies - nothing annoys them so much.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
    Friedrich Nietzsche
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    A politician divides mankind into two classes; tools and enemies.
  • Martin Luther King
    Martin Luther King
    American preacher 1929-1968
    Martin Luther King
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    In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
  • Lord Chesterfield
    Lord Chesterfield
    English statesman, diplomat and writer (Philip Dormer Stanhope) 1694-1773
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    Let your enemies be disarmed by the gentleness of your manner, but at the same time let them feel, the steadiness of your resentment.
  • Antisthenes
    Antisthenes
    Greek philosopher 445BC-365BC
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    Observe your enemies, for they first find out your faults.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
    Abraham Lincoln
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    Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?
  • Mahatma Gandhi
    Mahatma Gandhi
    Indian politician 1917-1985
    Mahatma Gandhi
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    Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
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    Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
    Original: Überzeugungen sind gefährlichere Feinde der Wahrheit als Lügen.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
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    Do good to your friends to keep them, to your enemies to win them.
  • Sydney Smith
    Sydney Smith
    English writer and cleric 1771-1845
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    His enemies might have said before that he talked rather too much; but now he has occasional flashes of silence, that make his conversation perfectly delightful.
  • André Gide
    André Gide
    French writer 1869-1951
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    I owe much to my friends; but, all things considered, it strikes me that I owe even more to my enemies. The real person springs life under a sting even better than under a caress.
  • Publilius Syrus
    Publilius Syrus
    Syrian poet 1e century BC
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    It is a pitiful fortune that is not without enemies.
  • Ann Oakley
    Ann Oakley
    British sociologist, writer 1944-
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    Men are the enemies of women. Promising sublime intimacy, unequalled passion, amazing security and grace, they nevertheless exploit and injure in a myriad subtle ways. Without men the world would be a better place: softer, kinder, more loving; calmer, quieter, more humane.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
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    The Bible tells us to love our neighbors, and also to love our enemies; probably because they are generally the same people.
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