288 Total Quotes

Defeat Quotes

Vince Lombardi
If you can accept losing, you can't win.
Vince Lombardi
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Victory is sweetest when you've known defeat.
Malcolm Forbes
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We're always nervous whenever we play this team, because we've had defeat snatched from the jaws of victory.
Chuck Tepper
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will end in snatching defeat from the jaws of uncertainty.
Anthony Cordesman
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Paulo Coelho
But there is suffering in life, and there are defeats. No one can avoid them. But it's better to lose some of the battles in the struggles for your dreams than to be defeated without ever knowing what you're fighting for.
Paulo Coelho
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William Shakespeare
A man may fish with the worm that hath eat of a king, and eat of the fish that hath fed of that worm.
William Shakespeare
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William Shakespeare
Modest doubt is called the beacon of the wise.
William Shakespeare
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It's a good win, especially after we had a tough defeat (in the Feb. 21 semifinals) against Larkin. We wanted to play for a championship, but we'll take third place. Elgin has been playing great basketball, but we just found a way to win.
Brian Clodi
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Zig Ziglar
If you learn from defeat, you haven't really lost.
Zig Ziglar
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Napoleon Bonaparte
He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat.
Napoleon Bonaparte
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Ernest Hemingway
But man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
Ernest Hemingway
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Successful men usually snatch success from seeming failure. If they know there is such a word as defeat they will not admit it. They may be whipped, but they are not aware of it. That is why they succeed.
P. Gouthey
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Adolf Hitler
I really thought we'd win that
Adolf Hitler
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Mahatma Gandhi, ,
Victory attained by violence is tantamount to a defeat, for it is momentary.
Mahatma Gandhi, ,
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Winston Churchill
In war, resolution; in defeat, defiance; in victory, magnanimity
Winston Churchill
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In war, resolution; in defeat, defiance; in victory, magnanimity; in peace, good will.
Edward Marsh
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William Shakespeare
One that lies three thirds and uses a known truth to pass a thousand nothings with, should be once heard and thrice beaten.
William Shakespeare
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We therefore must keep the faith, despite the defeat of policies, because men pass with their policies whilst generations follow each other.
Abdoulaye Wade
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Bertolt Brecht
Do not rejoice in his defeat, you men.For though the bastard is dead, the bitch that bore him is again in heat.
Bertolt Brecht
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Abdul Kalam
We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us.
Abdul Kalam
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Swami Sivananda
Life has meaning only in the struggle. Triumph or defeat is in the hands of the Gods. So let us celebrate the struggle!
Swami Sivananda
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John F. Kennedy
Domestic policy can only defeat us; foreign policy can kill us
John F. Kennedy
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Jon Gruden
We're not going to let one defeat or two defeats or a negative road trip set us back from our goals. We realize this is a work in progress, this football team. We have a long way to get where we want to be,
Jon Gruden
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Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.
Denis Waitley
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Abdullah Abdullah
The importance of this big defeat, dramatic defeat is not only that they have lost areas, but they have lost their main fighting force,
Abdullah Abdullah
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Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn Savant
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Time is everything; five minutes make the difference between victory and defeat.
Horatio Nelson
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Alain Perrin
This match was worth more than a defeat. You need a bit of luck to beat Real and we didn't have it tonight.
Alain Perrin
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It's always an uphill battle to defeat a Supreme Court nominee, but this is a fight worth having.
Kim Gandy
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It's a huge game for us. Defeat is not worth thinking about.
Alan Shearer
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