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Anthony Hope Quotes

Please enjoy these encouraging quotes by Anthony Hope.

His foe was folly and his weapon wit.
- Anthony Hope

Unless you are a genius, it is best to aim at being intelligible.
- Anthony Hope

I may not understand, but I am willing to admire.
- Anthony Hope

Good families are generally worse than any others.
- Anthony Hope

 

Unless one is a genius, it is best to aim at being intelligible.
- Anthony Hope

Telling the truth to people who misunderstand you is
generally promoting a falsehood,
isn't it?
- Anthony Hope

I wish you would read a little poetry sometimes.
Your ignorance cramps my conversation.
- Anthony Hope

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You oughtn't to yield to temptation.
Well, somebody must, or the thing becomes absurd.
- Anthony Hope

It is a man's own mind, not his enemy or foe,
that lures him to evil ways.
- The Buddha

When I hear music, I fear no danger.
I am invulnerable. I see no foe.
I am related to the earliest times, and to the latest.
- Henry David Thoreau

Eighteen holes of match play will teach you more about
your foe than 18 years of dealing with him across a desk.
- Grantland Rice

Who overcomes by force, hath overcome but half his foe.
- John Milton

Conflict between science and religion a dangerous foe.
- Henry Norris Russell

It is remarkable that this people, though unarmed,
dares attack an armed foe; the infantry defy the cavalry,
and by their activity and courage generally prove victors.
- Giraldus Cambrensis

It would be judicious to act with magnanimity towards a prostrate foe.
- Zachary Taylor

Call no man foe, but never love a stranger.
- Stella Benson

I have known war as few men now living know it.
It's very destructiveness on both friend and foe has
rendered it useless as a means of settling international disputes.
- Douglas MacArthur

Take up our quarrel with the foe: To you from falling hands we throw.
- John McCrae

American credibility in the war on terrorism depends
on a strong stand against all terrorist acts,
whether committed by foe or friend.
- Arlen Specter

I wish my deadly foe no worse Than want of friends,
and empty purse.
- Nicholas Breton

The spirit's foe in man has not been simplicity,
but sophistication.
- George Santayana

I was angry with my friend: I told my wrath,
my wrath did end.
I was angry with my foe: I told it not,
my wrath did grow.
- William Blake

We are bound to lose Ireland in consequence of years of cruelty,
stupidity and misgovernment and I would rather lose
her as a friend than as a foe.
- William E. Gladstone

A man may learn wisdom even from a foe.
- Aristophanes

The coward wretch whose hand and heart Can bear to torture aught below,
Is ever first to quail and start From the slightest pain or equal foe.
- Bertrand Russell

Change, like sunshine, can be a friend or a foe,
a blessing or a curse, a dawn or a dusk.
- William Arthur Ward

As freely as the firmament embraces the world,
or the sun pours forth impartially his beams,
so mercy must encircle both friend and foe.
- Friedrich Schiller

He makes no friends who never made a foe.
- Alfred Lord Tennyson

We look upon the enemy of our souls as a conquered foe,
so he is, but only to God, not to us.
- Oswald Chambers

The deadliest foe to virtue would be complete self-knowledge.
- F. H. Bradley

My mortal foe can no ways wish me a greater harm than England's hate;
neither should death be less welcome unto me than such a mishap betide me.
- Elizabeth I

In extreme situations, the entire universe becomes our foe;
at such critical times,
unity of mind and technique is essential -
do not let your heart waver!
- Morihei Ueshiba

Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill,
that we shall pay any price, bear any burden,
meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe
to assure the survival and the success of liberty.
- John F. Kennedy

In criticism I will be bold, and as sternly,
absolutely just with friend and foe.
From this purpose nothing shall turn me.
- Edgar Allan Poe

A strong foe is better than a weak friend.
- Edward Dahlberg

Radical Islam has been the foe of Christendom for centuries.
- Tom Tancredo

Here is he laid to whom for daring deed,
nor friend nor foe could render worthy meed.
- Quintus Ennius

Thus much for thy assurance know; a hollow friend is but a hellish foe.
- Nicholas Breton

Let the word go forth from this time and place,
to friend and foe alike,
that the torch has been passed
to a new generation of Americans -
born in this century, tempered by war,
disciplined by a hard and bitter peace.
- John F. Kennedy

Trust not yourself, but your defects to know,
make use of every friend and every foe.
- Alexander Pope

A friend to honesty and a foe to crime.
- Allan Pinkerton

The deadliest foe of democracy is not autocracy but liberty frenzied.
- Otto Hermann Kahn

An open foe may prove a curse, but a pretended friend is worse.
- John Gay

The ancient feud between cat and dog is not forgotten in the north,
for the Lynx is the deadly foe of the Fox and habitually
kills it when there is soft snow and scarcity of easier prey.
- Ernest Thompson Seton

I know war as few other men now living know it,
and nothing to me is more revolting.
I have long advocated its complete abolition,
as its very destructiveness on both friend and foe
has rendered it useless as a method of settling international disputes.
- Ernest Hemingway

The history of England, who has always dealt most harshly
with her vanquished foe in the few European wars in
which she has taken part in modern times,
gives us Germans an idea of the fate in store for us if defeated.
- Bernhard von Bulow

Possessed with a full confidence of the certain success
which British valor must gain over such enemies,
I have led you up these steep and dangerous rocks,
only solicitous to show you the foe within your reach.
- James Wolfe

Some have said that the power of a Redeemer would depend upon two things:
first,
upon the richness of the self that was given;
and second,
upon the depths of the giving.
Friend and foe alike are agreed on the question of
the character of Jesus Christ.
- E. Stanley Jones

I discovered that in a story I could safely dream any dream,
hope any hope, go anywhere I pleased any time I pleased,
fight any foe, win or lose, live or die.
My stories created a safe experimental learning place.
- Donald Davis

Every child comes with the message
that God is not yet discouraged of man.
- Rabindranath Tagore

All things share the same breath -
the beast, the tree, the man...
the air shares its spirit with all the life it supports.
- Chief Seattle (attributed)

Talent is God-given; be humble.
Fame is man-given; be thankful.
Conceit is self-given; be careful.
- John Wooden

Adventure is not outside man; it is within.
- George Eliot

The full measure of a man is
not to be found in the man himself,
but in the colors and textures that
come alive in others because of him.
- Albert Schweitzer

The wise man in the storm prays God,
not for safety from danger,
but for deliverance from fear.
It is the storm within which endangers him,
not the storm without.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nearly all men can stand adversity,
but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
- Abraham Lincoln

The wise man does not lay up his own treasures.
The more he gives to others, the more he has for his own.
- Lao Tzu

Anger is a killing thing:
it kills the man who angers,
for each rage leaves him less than he had been before -
it takes something from him.
- Louis L'Amour

An honest man is always a child.
- Socrates

I learned that courage was not the absence of fear,
but the triumph over it.
The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid,
but he who conquers that fear.
- Nelson Mandela

He is a wise man who does not grieve
for the things which he has not,
but rejoices for those which he has.
- Epictetus

If the stars should appear
but one night every thousand years
how man would marvel and stare.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The first question which the priest and the Levite asked was:
"If I stop to help this man, what will happen to me?"
But... the good Samaritan reversed the question:
"If I do not stop to help this man, what will happen to him?"
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

If a man is called to be a street sweeper,
he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted,
or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry.
He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts
of heaven and earth will pause to say,
here lived a great street sweeper who did his job well.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Man's enemies are not demons, but human beings like himself.
- Lao Tzu

Wherever a man turns he can find someone who needs him.
- Albert Schweitzer

If you talk to a man in a language he understands,
that goes to his head.
If you talk to him in his language,
that goes to his heart.
- Nelson Mandela

For man with no forgiveness in heart,
life worse punishment than death.
- Miyagi: character in the movie Karate Kid 2

The fear of death follows from the fear of life.
A man who lives fully, is prepared to die at any time.
- Mark Twain

I wept because I had no shoes
until I met a man who had no feet.
- old Persian Proverb

This above all: to thine own self be true,
And it must follow, as the night the day,
Thou canst not then be false to any man.
- William Shakespeare


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