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Frank Lloyd Wright
American architect 1869-1959+2
Life always rides in strength to victory, not through internationalism... but only through the direct responsibility of the individual
French playwright 1606-1684+1
A Victory without danger is a triumph without glory.
Concentration and mental toughness are the margins of victory.
History shows that where ethics and economics come in conflict, victory is always with economics. Vested interests have never been known to have willingly divested themselves unless there was sufficient force to compel them.
American statesman and physicist 1706-1790+1
Those disputing, contradicting, and confuting people are generally unfortunate in their affairs. They get victory, sometimes, but they never get good will, which would be of more use to them.
English statesman 1874-1965+1
Victory at all costs, victory in spite of all terror, victory however long and hard the road may be; for without victory there is no survival.
George S. Patton
American Army General during World War II 1885-19450
Accept the challenges, so you may feel the exhilaration of victory.
Chinese Military Strategist, Author of ''Art of War'' c 400-430 bc0
All men can see these tactics whereby I conquer, but what none can see is the strategy out of which victory is evolved.
C. S. Lewis
Irish novelist and poet 1898-19630
As long as this deliberate refusal to understand things from above, even where such understanding is possible, continues, it is idle to talk of any final victory over materialism.Source: The Weight of Glory (1949)
American educator 1796-18590
Be ashamed to die until you have won some victory for humanity.
French Emperor 1769-18210
Character is victory organized.
Convince an enemy, convince him that he's wrong. To win a bloodless battle, the victory is long. A simple act of faith, reason over might. To blow up his children would only prove him right.
American politician author and columnist 1938-0
Defeat has its lessons as well as victory.
American author 1923-19960
Deliver more than you are getting paid to do. The victory of success will be half won when you learn the secret of putting out more than is expected in all that you do. Make yourself so valuable in your work that eventually you will become indispensable.
Henry Ward Beecher
American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-18870
Do not be afraid of defeat. You are never so near to victory as when defeated in a good cause.