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Picture quote by Plato about kindness

Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle. ⏤ Plato

Picture quote by Mike Tyson about fighting

Everyone has a plan 'till they get punched in the mouth. ⏤ Mike Tyson

Picture quote about life

Life is very short and there's no time for fussing and fighting my friend.

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An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

To fight and conquer in all our battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.

Sun Tzu, philosopher

Never stop. Never stop fighting. Never stop dreaming.

Tom Hiddleston, actor

The course of true love never did run smooth.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

As we advance in life it becomes more and more difficult, but in fighting the difficulties the inmost strength of the heart is developed.

Vincent Van Gogh, painter

You cannot love a thing without wanting to fight for it.

G. K. Chesterton, writer

People who fight fire with fire usually end up with ashes.

Abigail Van Buren, journalist

It is a struggle. But I don't mind. I will just keep fighting on.

J. T. Walsh, actor

If Tyranny and Oppression come to this land, it will be in the guise of fighting a foreign enemy.

James Madison, president

Acts of kindness may soon be forgotten, but the memory of an offense remains.


That is the whole secret of successful fighting. Get your enemy at a disadvantage; and never, on any account, fight him on equal terms.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

If you are losing a tug-of-war with a tiger, give him the rope before he gets to your arm. You can always buy a new rope.

Max Gunther,

The worst thing that can happen to us in an ideological struggle is to become what we are fighting.

Nick Clooney, politician

Use only that which works, and take it from any place you can find it.

Bruce Lee, actor

He who attacks must vanquish. He who defends must merely survive.

Master Kahn,

All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.

George Orwell, author

I against my brother I and my brother against our cousin, my brother and our cousin against the neighbors all of us against the foreigner.

Arabic Proverbs,

In the fight between you and the world, back the world.

Paul Dirac, physicist

Wise men do not quarrel with each other.

Danish proverb,

Switzerland is a place where they don't like to fight, so they get people to do their fighting for them while they ski and eat chocolate.

Larry David, actor

The patriot volunteer, fighting for country and his rights, makes the most reliable soldier on earth.

Stonewall Jackson, soldier

No one has been barred on account of his race from fighting or dying for America, there are no white or colored signs on the foxholes or graveyards of battle.

John F. Kennedy, president

The test of a man or woman's breeding is how they behave in a quarrel.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

Fighting is like champagne. It goes to the heads of cowards as quickly as of heroes. Any fool can be brave on a battlefield when it's be brave or else be killed.

Margaret Mitchell, novelist

The last sound on the worthless earth will be two human beings trying to launch a homemade spaceship and already quarreling about where they are going next.

William Faulkner,

The underdog often starts the fight, and occasionally the upper dog deserves to win.

Edward W. Howe,

Better be quarrelling than lonesome.


Beauty is mysterious as well as terrible. God and devil are fighting there, and the battlefield is the heart of man.

Fyodor Dostoevsky, novelist

A quarrel between friends, when made up, adds a new tie to friendship.

St. Francis De Sales,

I strove with none; for none was worth my strife.

Walter Savage Landor, poet

For to win one hundred victories in one hundred battles is not the acme of skill. To subdue the enemy without fighting is the acme of skill.

Sun Tzu, philosopher

Everybody knows it hurts to grow up... and we're still fighting it.

Ben Folds, musician

I never trust a fighting man who doesnt smoke or drink.

William Halsey, soldier

I see couples fighting about the stupidest things. You just have to rise above everything.

Sammy Hagar, musician

I'm not going to get into the ring with Tolstoy.

Ernest Hemingway, novelist

The tragedy of modern war is that the young men die fighting each other - instead of their real enemies back home in the capitals.

Edward Abbey, author

As far as I'm concerned, love means fighting, big fat lies, and a couple of slaps across the face.

Edith Piaf, musician

I'm fighting against the bad poet who is prone to using too many words.

Wislawa Szymborska, poet

Adversity has the same effect on a man that severe training has on the pugilist: it reduces him to his fighting weight.

Josh Billings, comedian

The most important thing in the Olympic Games is not winning but taking part; the essential thing in life is not conquering but fighting well.

Pierre de Coubertin, leader

The greatest fight is when you are fighting in the smoke and cannot see with your eyes.

Mark Helprin, novelist

Marriage is nature's way of keeping us from fighting with strangers.

Alan King, comedian

The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.

Socrates, philosopher

Lovers quarrels are the renewal of love.

Terence, writer

Though a quarrel in the streets is a thing to be hated, the energies displayed in it are fine; the commonest man shows a grace in his quarrel.

John Keats, poet

I will fight for my children on any level so they can reach their potential as human beings and in their public duties.

Princess of Wales Diana, princess

You can't go fighting everyone that's harsh towards you.

Jake Lloyd, actor

What I'm fighting for now in my work... for an expression relevant to all manner of blacks, poems I could take into a tavern, into the street, into the halls of a housing project.

Gwendolyn Brooks, poet

So we should all, me included, stop fighting each other and arguing about our differences on certain policies.

Robert Gibbs, public servant

I learned that fighting on the chess board could also have an impact on the political climate in the country.

Garry Kasparov, celebrity

I'm fighting so I can die a martyr and go to heaven to meet God. Our fight now is against the Americans.

Osama bin Laden, criminal

Let him that is without stone among you cast the first thing he can lay his hands on.

Robert Frost, poet

Break a vase, and the love that reassembles the fragments is stronger than that love which took its symmetry for granted when it was whole.

Derek Walcott, playwright

Quarrel? Nonsense; we have not quarreled. If one is not to get into a rage sometimes, what is the good of being friends?

George Eliot, author

The same reason that makes us chide and brawl and fall out with any of our neighbors, causeth a war to follow between Princes.

Michel de Montaigne, philosopher

My address is like my shoes. It travels with me. I abide where there is a fight against wrong.

Mother Jones, activist

Fighting is essentially a masculine idea; a woman's weapon is her tongue.

Hermione Gingold, actress

The worldwide, agelong struggle between fascism and democracy will not stop when the fighting ends in Germany and Japan.

Henry A. Wallace, vice president

I think what separates me from the candidates is the fact that I have a proven track record of being a fighter. A fighting for what people believe in, whether it is popular or not. Despite the opposition, I stand true. Because people know that I will do what I say. And that I say what I do.

Michele Bachmann, politician

Tennis players we're always playing in center courts that feel like arenas. And when we get on the court and the crowd cheers your name or salutes you - it's like you're a gladiator in the arena. And everyone is cheering - and you're fighting, you're screaming, during your strokes - it feels like you're an animal, fighting for your life.

Novak Djokovic, tennis player

I don't like yelling and fighting, and I can't quarrel.

Grace Kelly, actress

Armaments; extremely useful for fighting wars, a deadweight in any civil economy.

John Ralston Saul, author

As long as there's a few farmers out there, we'll keep fighting for them.

Willie Nelson, musician

Drugs are the enemies of ambition and hope - and when we fight against drugs we are fighting for the future.

Bob Riley, politician

Sugar Ray and talked about doing some articles together or writing a book together but dealing with Sugar Ray was a lot like fighting him. He would fake you in and then he'd drop you.

Dick Schaap, journalist

Turning 30 was when my parents both got cancer and were fighting it and beat it, but their mortality started to get to me. Everything wasn't as hunky-dory like it was.

Darren Aronofsky, director

Families fighting childhood cancer should not have to worry about where they're going to get the next dose of the drug they need to save their child's life.

Amy Klobuchar, politician

On the contrary, woman is the best equipped fighting machine that ever went to battle.

Richard Le Gallienne, poet

I therefore declare, that if you wish any remission of the taxation which falls upon the homes of the people of England and Wales, you can only find it by reducing the great military establishments, and diminishing the money paid to fighting men in time of peace.

Richard Cobden, businessman

There is so much temptation to hold on to my career even more now. To try to micromanage and dictate every little aspect. But that's not how I want to do things anymore. I'm thinking about how can I trust God more. How can I surrender more? How can I bring him more glory? It's a fight. But it's one I'm going to keep fighting.

Jeremy Lin, athlete

I'm fighting for small businesses. I'm not fighting for big oil. Don't be confused. And there are thousands of businesses in this state that are at great risk. Meanwhile, the country keeps guzzling the oil, but we're out of work down here. We need to get back to work to build this region, and we intend to do so.

Mary Landrieu, politician

I don't think Joe Louis could take the punches today fighting in this era.

Larry Holmes, athlete

I am determined to give the Yiddish language a fighting chance to survive.

Theodore Bikel, actor

You learn from playing against the best players and the best teams, and we're going to keep fighting and figuring out ways to beat them.

Scott Brooks, coach

I don't see it in terms of changing things, but rather using language and music as weapons for fighting a mainstream media which is predominately right wing, and loyal to the political framework and its corporate interests.

Thom Yorke, musician

From the point of the view of the nation's power, it was obvious that while we were fighting the Sino-Japanese war, every effort was to be made to avoid adding to our enemies and opening additional fronts.

Hideki Tojo, soldier

Some of the old refs have favoritism toward some of the fighters that are currently fighting. There should be a changing of the guard with the refs, the same way there are with fighters.

Roberto Duran, athlete

In my role as Wikileaks editor, I've been involved in fighting off many legal attacks. To do that, and keep our sources safe, we have had to spread assets, encrypt everything, and move telecommunications and people around the world to activate protective laws in different national jurisdictions.

Julian Assange, activist

The only kind of love worth having is the kind that goes on living and laughing and fighting and loving.

Dalton Trumbo,

Yes, I was in that game where George Brett hit that home run. Billy saw there was too much pine tar on the bat and he went to the umpire, the next thing we knew they were fighting about it.

Bert Campaneris, athlete

I really feel that if it wasn't for the accident, I'd still be fighting. I would have handled some of these fighters. I would have made sure that the doctors would have declared me physically sound; and after that, I would have trained.

Roberto Duran, athlete

And Life is Colour and Warmth and Light and a striving evermore for these; and he is dead, who will not fight; and who dies fighting has increase.

Julian Grenfell, poet

I was so exhausted after fighting for the project for five years, shooting it was like the Bataan Death March.

Tom Berenger, actor

The life of a boxer is about fighting for world titles.

Roberto Duran, athlete

I cannot in good conscience ask my colleagues to expend precious time and energy defending or explaining my past. We need all hands on deck, fighting for the future.

Van Jones, activist

In a theater, the part is mine and I can control it as I want to. In the movies, I don't have direct contact, and I am fighting technical machinery.

Max von Sydow, actor

I have been going to the gym instead of the bar, trying to get back down to my fighting weight.

Gregg Allman, musician

When I go to the clinic next and sit with a tube in my arm and watch the poison go in, I'm in an attitude of abject passivity. It doesn't feel like fighting at all; it just feels like submitting.

Christopher Hitchens, author

Certainly, my father would not want to see me destroy myself in this business, as so many people in our family have been destroyed. I try to take good care of myself, but we are fighting the good fight, and the truth is powerful.

Sam Sheppard, scientist

We're not going to take this sitting down. We are fighting back.

Gray Davis, politician

We are showing that Englishmen can still die with a bold spirit, fighting it out to the end.

Robert Falcon Scott, explorer

I'm a professor of national security studies, and I know a lot more about fighting than Rumsfeld does.

Barry McCaffrey, soldier

But you say, does it represent change? The change is that we are fighting an insurance industry that has killed health reform for generations. They're spending tens of millions of dollars right now to defeat this bill, and we're on the doorstep of winning a great victory for the American people.

David Axelrod, public servant

We just kept hanging in and fighting.

Troy Brown, athlete

I have just returned from visiting the Marines at the front, and there is not a finer fighting organization in the world!

Douglas MacArthur, general

Tesla is here to stay and keep fighting for the electric car revolution.

Elon Musk, entrepreneur

The world is a fine place and worth the fighting for and I hate very much to leave it.

Ernest Hemingway, novelist

What I hate about Halle Berry is there's always drama around her. It's always fighting, automobile accidents, fistfights, boyfriends fighting ex-husbands for the child.

Donald Trump, president

You must show the world that you abhor fighting.

Desmond Tutu, cleric

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