If you had not committed great sins, God would not have sent a punishment like me upon you.— Genghis Khan
Impressive Great Battle quotations
Silence is a source of great strength.
Few men are willing to brave the disapproval of their fellows, the censure of their colleagues, the wrath of their society. Moral courage is a rarer commodity than bravery in battle or great intelligence. Yet it is the one essential, vital quality for those who seek to change the world which yields most painfully to change.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about.
Sometimes the strongest people are the ones who love beyond all faults, cry behind closed doors and fight battles that nobody knows about.
It doesn't take a hero to order men into battle.
It takes a hero to be one of those men who goes into battle.
The great battles, the battles that decide our destiny and the destiny of generations yet unborn, are not fought on public platforms, but in the lonely hours of the night and in moments of agony.
Know the enemy and know yourself.
Make today so awesome, yesterday gets jealous.
For over 221 years our Corps has done two things for this great Nation.
We make Marines, and we win battles.
Brothers, we must be united; we must smoke the same pipe; we must fight each other's battles; and more than all, we must love the Great Spirit.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a great battle. by Saint Philo of Alexandria
Great minds discuss ideas.Average minds discuss events.Small minds discuss people.
We struggle with eating healthily, obesity, and access to good nutrition for everyone. But we have a great opportunity to get on the right side of this battle by beginning to think differently about the way that we eat and the way that we approach food.
I can't quite define my aversion to asking questions of strangers.
From snatches of family battles which I have heard drifting up from railway stations and street corners, I gather that there are a great many men who share my dislike for it, as well as an equal number of women who ... believe it to be the solution to most of this world's problems.
The woman, in a battle of fists or guns, may not be as great a power as a man;
but a woman behind a vote is every bit as useful as a man.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.
To lose patience is to lose the battle.
We have met the enemy and they are ours.
Great battles are won with artillery.
Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.
A constant struggle, a ceaseless battle to bring success from inhospitable surroundings, is the price of all great achievements.
There's a saying I read recently; I painted it on the fireplace and in my studio: "Be kind to everyone you meet, for everyone is fighting a great battle." We all are. Everyone.
The ability to create and to control the tension of battle is perhaps the principal attainment of the great player.
Failure is a great teacher, and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a lesson to offer.
It is humiliating to remain with our hands folded while others write history.
It matters little who wins. To make a people great it is necessary to send them to battle even if you have to kick them in the pants. That is what I shall do.
Come, weave us a scheme so I can pay them back! Stand beside me, Athena, fire me with daring, fierce as the day we ripped Troy's glittering crown of towers down. Stand by me - furious now as then, my bright-eyed one - and I would fight three hundred men, great goddess, with you to brace me, comrade-in-arms in battle!
To compose our character is our duty, not to compose books, and to win, not battles and provinces, but order and tranquility in our conduct. Our great and glorious masterpiece is to live appropriately. All other things, ruling, hoarding, building, are only little appendages and props, at most.
To a great mind, nothing is little.
The battle of life is already half won by the young man who is brought in contact with high officials; and the great aim of every boy should be to do something beyond the sphere of his duties- something which attracts the attention of those over him.
The secret of great battles consists in knowing how to deploy and concentrate at the right time.
Human history is not the battle of good struggling to overcome evil.
It is a battle fought by a great evil struggling to crush a small kernel of human kindness.
There is a battle of two wolves inside us all. One is evil. It is anger, jealousy, greed, resentment, lies, inferiority and ego. The other is good. It is joy, peace, love, hope, humility, kindness, empathy and truth. The wolf that wins? The one you feed.
A battle lost or won is easily described, understood, and appreciated, but the moral growth of a great nation requires reflection, as well as observation, to appreciate it.
When I came to Harvard, there were no tenured women except one, who was in a chair reserved for a woman. It's still an uphill battle, and I encountered great sexism in parts of my career, but I have to say that things are a lot better than they used to be. There are many women today doing wonderful work all over the academy.
Many battles have been fought and won by soldiers nourished on beer.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
This [a surprise attack] is an operation by no means to be despised in war, although it is rare, and less brilliant than a great strategic combination which renders victory certain even before the battle is fought.
I've been experimenting more and more with LN2, liquid nitrogen.
I've used it in battle on 'Iron Chef America,' but have also made some great ice creams at home for my family. Since it freezes basically on contact, you can have ice cream ready in mere minutes.
One of the key qualities that you need to be a great hockey player is fantastic anticipation and feel for the game - if you know where the puck is going before it is hit, that is half the battle.
Acknowledge all of your small victories. They will eventually add up to something great.
I think all great wrestlers appreciate a good BATTLE
Moral courage is more a rare commodity than bravery in a battle or great intelligence.
No general can fight his battles alone.
He must depend upon his lieutenants, and his success depends upon his ability to select the right man for the right place.
Courteous Reader, Astrology is one of the most ancient Sciences, held in high esteem of old, by the Wise and the Great. Formerly, no Prince would make War or Peace, nor any General fight in Battle, in short, no important affair was undertaken without first consulting an Astrologer.
Life's battles don't always go to the strongest or fastest;
sooner or later those who win are those who think they can.