quote by Otto von Bismarck

The great questions of the day will not be settled by means of speeches and majority decisions but by iron and blood.

— Otto von Bismarck

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Show me who your friends are, and I will tell you what you are.


Iron will quote Life is ironic. It takes sadness to know what happiness is, noise to appreciate
Life is ironic. It takes sadness to know what happiness is, noise to appreciate silence and absence to value presence.
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Spend time with people who know how to use their days well.

Just as iron sharpens iron, positive people will inspire you to be positive.

Iron will quote The best people possess a feeling for beauty, the courage to take risks, the dis
The best people possess a feeling for beauty, the courage to take risks, the discipline to tell the truth, the capacity for sacrifice. Ironically, their virtues make them vulnerable; they are often wounded, sometimes destroyed.
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Human cruelty knows no limits and that one needs immense courage and a will of iron to help others understand that animals are made of flesh and blood like us, that they suffer the same pains as us, that they deserve the same respect as us and that their continuous slaughter should not be part of human entertainment.

If you set out to be liked, you will accomplish nothing.

Fear of emotional contact with men out of fear of being a sexual suspect makes boys, ironically, even more powerless before girls. Homophobia is like telling the United States it will be a sissy nation if it doesn't get all its oil from OPEC.


Iron will quote Money changes all the iron rules into rubber bands.
Money changes all the iron rules into rubber bands.

The exposure from 'Iron Chef' has been helpful, but at the end of the day your product and your service determine whether you get customers or not. If people decide to eat out less during a recession, the first restaurants that they will cut out are the ones that don't do a great job.

We will stand on principle or we will not stand at all.

I don't think there will be a woman Prime Minister in my lifetime.

Ironically, the thing that will likely make the least improvement in the ease of use of software-based products is new technology. There is little difference technically between a complicated, confusing program and a simple, fun, and powerful product.

You must have an iron will, if you would cross the ocean.

You must be strong enough to pierce mountains.


The unthankful heart... discovers no mercies; but let the thankful heart sweep through the day and, as the magnet finds the iron, so it will find, in every hour, some heavenly blessings!

Ironically, the Canadian naval vessels, aircraft and personnel in the Persian Gulf I mentioned earlier who are fighting terrorism will provide more support indirectly to this war in Iraq than most of the 46 countries that are fully supporting our efforts there.

There is no better way to fight weakness than with strength.

Once the mind and body have been awakened to their true potential, it's impossible to turn back.

I might have preferred iron - but bronze will do.

It won't rust. This time I hope, the head will stay on.

I prefer to work out alone. It enables me to concentrate on the lessons that the Iron has for me.


If you make the tough decisions, people will hate you today.

But they will thank you for generations.

To me, words are like stickpins. I can throw a word at you and it will bounce right off your body. But if I take that little stickpin and wire it to the back of an iron bar called human emotion, I can put that thing right through your heart.

Common sense tells us that the world is flat, that the sun goes around the earth, that heavy bodies always fall faster than light bodies, that boats made of iron will sink.

Let us roll all our strength, and all Our sweetness, up into one ball: And tear our pleasures with rough strife, Through the iron gates of life. Thus, though we cannot make our sun Stand still, yet we will make him run.

Our dreams of bringing the whole of human history under the control of the human will are ironically refuted by the fact that no group of idealists can easily move the pattern of history toward the desired goal of peace and justice. The recalcitrant forces in the historical drama have a power and persistence beyond our reckoning.


Go forth to meet the shadowy future without fear and with a manly heart.

America is neither free nor brave, but a land of tight, iron-clanking little wills, everybody trying to put it over everybody else, and a land of men absolutely devoid of the real courage of trust, trust in life's sacred spontaneity. They can't trust life until they can control it.

Test of Metal: Will of Iron, Nerves of Steel, Heart of Gold, Balls of Brass.

Strike while the iron is hot.

The Iron is the best antidepressant I have ever found.


Give them great meals of beef and iron and steel, they will eat like wolves and fight like devils.

We need the iron qualities that go with true manhood.

We need the positive virtues of resolution, of courage, of indomitable will, of power to do without shrinking the rough work that must always be done.

Confidence is conqueror of men; victorious both over them and in them; The iron will of one stout heart shall make a thousand quail; A feeble dwarf, dauntlessly resolved, will turn the tide of battle, And rally to a nobler strife the giants that had fled.

I believe that when the body is strong, the mind thinks strong thoughts.

There is enough for all. The earth is a generous mother; she will provide in plentiful abundance food for all her children if they will but cultivate her soil in justice and in peace.


Her iron will won international respect.

Her unabashed femininity gained women's. Margaret Thatcher was a lady's lady.

When confronted with iron-will determination, I can see Time, Fate and Circumstance calling a hasty conference and deciding, We might as well let him have his dream. He's said he's going to get there or die trying.

I gloomily came to the ironic conclusion that if you take a highly intelligent person and give them the best possible, elite education, then you will most likely wind up with an academic who is completely impervious to reality.

A mystic doesn’t say “I believe.” They say “I know.” A true mystic will ironically speak with that self-confidence but at the same time with a kind of humility. So when you see that combination of calm self-confidence, certitude, and humility all at the same time you have the basis for mysticism in general.