Defeats Related Quotes



You will face many defeats in your life, but never allow yourself to be defeated."

Maya Angelou


Were you to read the British press today, you would learn that the British Empire never forgets its defeats.

Robert Trout


The Republican - conservative Republican answer has always been when we lose it's because we're not ideological enough. If they lose midterm elections, that's why. If Obama defeats McCain and then Mitt Romney, it's because those two Republican candidates were not ideological enough.

Sam Tanenhaus


As a school board we felt it's an unfair expense to families. The lawsuit has a certain logic to it - if you have free public education, you can't put these things on top of it. It defeats the purpose.

Steve Martin


Delays, disappointments and defeats cause quitters to give up in resignation; losers, to give in the frustration; winners, to come through with determination.

William Arthur Ward


The Masonic fraternity tramples upon our rights, defeats the administration of justice, and bids defiance to every government which it cannot control.

Millard Fillmore


You might as well ask an artist to explain his art, or ask a poet to explain his poem. It defeats the purpose. The meaning is only clear thorough the search.

Rick Riordan


But there is saying, and there is doing, and almost always people do something better than they can talk about it, as though the minded body defeats every attempt to select out only the mind part as deserving sole responsibility for the success.

Alice Koller


But there are still people whose moral superiority defeats your own.

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn


Victory comes only after many struggles and countless defeats.

Og Mandino