Quotes by triumph
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American Author, Columnist 1902-
Next to the striking of fire and the discovery of the wheel, the greatest triumph of what we call civilization was the domestication of the human male.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
American poet 1819-1892
Not in the clamor of the crowded street, not in the shouts and plaudits of the throng, but in ourselves, are triumph and defeat.
English writer 1882-1941
One likes people much better when they're battered down by a prodigious siege of misfortune than when they triumph.
English poet 1812-1889
One who never turned his back but marched breast forward, never doubted clouds would break, Never dreamed, though right were worsted, wrong would triumph,
British author 1713-1768
Positiveness is an absurd foible. If you are in the right, it lessens your triumph; if in the wrong, it adds shame to your defeat.
Hungarian Born British Writer 1905-1983
Space-ships and time machines are no escape from the human condition. Let Othello subject Desdemona to a lie-detector test; his jealousy will still blind him to the evidence. Let Oedipus triumph over gravity; he won't triumph over his fate.
Abraham H. Maslow
American psychologist 1908-1970
The best product should be bought, the best man should be rewarded more. Interfering factors which befuddle this triumph of virtue, justice, truth, and efficiency, etc., should be kept to an absolute minimum or should approach zero as a limit.Source: Eupsychian Management : A Journal (1965) p. 212
John F. Kennedy
American politician 1917-1963
The courage of life is often a less dramatic spectacle than the courage of the final moment; but it is no less a magnificent mixture of triumph and tragedy.
American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
The Earth is a very small stage in a vast cosmic arena. Think of the rivers of blood spilled by all those generals and emperors so that, in glory and triumph, they could become the momentary masters of a fraction of a dot.
English Roman Catholic bishop 1923-1999
The great gift of Easter is hope - Christian hope which makes us have that confidence in God, in his ultimate triumph, and in his goodness and love, which nothing can shake.
English-born American political activist, philosopher, political theor 1737-1809
The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph.
American professor, writer
The human spirit needs to accomplish, to achieve, to triumph to be happy.
English politician and philosopher 1729-1797
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
The spiritualization of sensuality is called love: it is a great triumph over Christianity.
French writer and philosopher (ps. of François Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
The true triumph of reason is that it enables us to get along with those who do not possess it.
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