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Battles Quotes

Winston Churchill
Battles are won by slaughter and maneuver. The greater the general, the more he contributes in maneuver, the less he demands in slaughter.
Winston Churchill
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Pick battles big enough to matter, small enough to win.
Jonathan Kozol
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George Bernard Shaw
What use are cartridges in battle? I always carry chocolate instead
George Bernard Shaw
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You don't always win your battles, but it's good to know you fought.
John Whittier
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I'm very excited. We've had great battles over the years, and now that I haven't played her since my comeback, it's definitely a great challenge. We always played one of the best matches because we knew every time we played, either we win the tournament or we were close to doing so. So (it) always brought the best tennis out of each other.
Martina Hingis
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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
Whoever battles with monsters had better see that it does not turn him into a monster. And if you gaze long into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
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These guys have been through a lot of battles. We'll be ready for a tough game (tonight).
Brad Smith
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I like the battles in the corners or behind the nets. I like hitting the other guy when he is bigger than me and to try to take him down. Usually I fall down too but it doesn't matter.
Petr Prucha
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I respected Greg a lot. We had some real ding-dong battles - especially in that 1983 Tour of Lombardy.... The finish was so close.
Sean Kelly
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You win battles by knowing the enemy's timing, and using a timing which the enemy does not expect.
Miyamoto Musashi
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All too often we get mired in the short-term battles. The PC industry is good at increasing megahertz and megabits, but it requires more fundamental changes than that, ... systems still look like the PC IBM introduced years ago.
Michael Slater
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Little victories lead to bigger victories that affect the battles that eventually win the war. Winning begins small!
Travis Hedrick
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He battles hard. Pound for pound he might be the toughest guy in the league.
Stan Butler
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Andrew Brunette
I think they've taken away a little bit of the battles. It's part of hockey. If not, it's kind of roller hockey. Roller hockey, that's not good.
Andrew Brunette
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I've had to choose my battles ...,
Amber Frey
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Have you heard that it was good to gain the day? I also say it is good to fall, battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won
Walt Whitman
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The most important of life's battles is the one we fight daily in the silent chambers of the soul.
David McKay
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George Bernard Shaw
In a battle all you need to make you fight is a little hot blood and the knowledge that it's more dangerous to lose than to win.
George Bernard Shaw
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the real battles have not yet begun.
Shamil Basayev
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We have had some great battles with the French over the last few years and I'm sure our next match will be just as tough.
Shamil Tarpishchev
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More history is made by secret handshakes than by battles, bills, and proclamations
John Barth
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We've had some really tough battles with teams where we're matching them in every way and then have given up a home run at the wrong time. We've made it a real focus among our pitching staff to limit the long ball as far as not having runners on. You're going to have some hit off you, but you don't want to allow runners on.
Terri Sullivan
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George Eliot
Any coward can fight a battle when he's sure of winning, but give me the man who has pluck to fight when he's sure of losing. That's my way, sir; and there are many victories worse than a defeat.
George Eliot
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(My goal is) to win state. My next two matches ... will be battles.
Chris Stone
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Henry David Thoreau
After all the field of battle possesses many advantages over the drawing-room. There at least is no room for pretension or excessive ceremony, no shaking of hands or rubbing of noses, which make one doubt your sincerity, but hearty as well as hard hand-play. It at least exhibits one of the faces of humanity, the former only a mask.
Henry David Thoreau
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Jess plays the whole game inside and battles hard. She?s just a warrior.
Dave McDermott
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We didn't seem as hungry to win the battles as they did, and in the first 10 minutes of the game they dictated the play.
Mike Comrie
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There's still a few battles left. Those players know where those battles are, and they're all going to try to have the game of their life.
Tim Ruskell
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Fought all his battles o'er again; / And thrice he routed all his foes; and thrice he slew the slain.
John Dryden
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He goes out there, throws strikes and really battles hard on the mound. We know anytime that D.J. is on the mound we have a good chance to win.
Jimmy Lawler
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