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Victory's Quotes

  Victory belongs to the most persevering.  
 -  Napoleon Bonaparte

  The only victories which leave no regret are those which are gained over ignorance.  
 -  Napoleon Bonaparte

  The struggle alone pleases us, not the victory.  
 -  Blaise Pascal

  The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.  
 -  Sun Tzu

  The general who wins the battle makes many calculations in his temple before the battle is fought. The general who loses makes but few calculations beforehand.  
 -  Sun Tzu

  It is imperative to contest all factions for complete victory, so the army is not garrisoned and the profit can be total. This is the law of strategic siege.  
 -  Sun Tzu

  To perceive victory when it is known to all is not really skilful. Everyone calls victory in battle good, but it is not really good.  
 -  Sun Tzu

  Thus it is that in war the victorious strategist only seeks battle after the victory has been won, whereas he who is destined to defeat first fights and afterwards looks for victory.  
 -  Sun Tzu

  According to my assessment, even if you have many more troops than others, how can that help you to victory?  
 -  Sun Tzu

  Invincibility lies in the defence; the possibility of victory in the Attack.  
 -  Sun Tzu

  If fighting is sure to result in victory, then you must fight, even though the ruler forbid it; if fighting will not result is victory, then you must not fight, even at the ruler's bidding.  
 -  Sun Tzu

  I never expect to lose. Even when I'm the underdog, I still prepare a victory speech.  
 -  Ray Bradbury

  The secret of all victory lies in the organization of the non-obvious.  
 -  Isaac Asimov

  It is the fight alone that pleases us, not the victory.  
 -  Blaise Pascal

  The risk of a terrorist victory is greater when in fighting terror, democracy betrays its own essence.  
 -  Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero

  Victory is always possible for the person who refuses to stop fighting.  
 -  Napoleon Hill

  If you seek truth you will not seek victory by dishonorable means, and if you find truth you will become invincible.  
 -  Nora Ephron

  Once you hear the details of victory, it is hard to distinguish it from a defeat.  
 -  Jean-Paul Sartre

  Victory attained by violence is tantamount to a defeat, for it is a momentary.  
 -  Mahatma Gandhi

  I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for the hardest victory is over self.  
 -  Maya Angelou

  Life always rides in strength to victory, not through internationalism... but only through the direct responsibility of the individual.  
 -  Frank Lloyd Wright

  Victory is the most important aspect in Iraq, because victory in Iraq will help us have victory in the War on Terror.  
 -  Andrew Card

  The first and best victory is to conquer self; to be conquered by self is of all things most shameful and vile.  
 -  Plato

  Victory is the only option. And we will be victorious in Iraq.  
 -  Andrew Card

  While the coach is entitled to celebrate the team's victories, there is a manner and a way of doing so without aggravating the opponent.  
 -  Diego Maradona

  It is better to lead from behind and to put others in front, especially when you celebrate victory when nice things occur. You take the front line when there is danger. Then people will appreciate your leadership.  
 -  Nelson Mandela

  Great is the victory, but the friendship of all is greater.  
 -  Emil Zatopek

  You cannot expect victory and plan for defeat.  
 -  Joel Osteen

  Unions in wedlock are perverted by the victory of shameless passion that masters the female among men and beasts.  
 -  Sade Adu

  It is in the compelling zest of high adventure and of victory, and in creative action, that man finds his supreme joys.  
 -  Antoine de Saint-Exupery

  If there be no enemy there's no fight. If no fight, no victory and if no victory there is no crown.  
 -  Thomas Carlyle

  Victory at all costs, victory in spite of all terror, victory however long and hard the road may be; for without victory there is no survival.  
 -  Winston Churchill

  The problems of victory are more agreeable than those of defeat, but they are no less difficult.  
 -  Winston Churchill

  Before Alamein we never had a victory. After Alamein we never had a defeat.  
 -  Winston Churchill

  Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.  
 -  John F. Kennedy

  If fighting is sure to result in victory, than you must fight, even though the ruler forbid it; if fighting will not result in victory, then you must not fight even at the ruler's bidding.  
 -  Mike Tyson

  How could man rejoice in victory and delight in the slaughter of men?  
 -  Mike Tyson

  Invincibility lies in the defence; the possibility of victory in the attack.  
 -  Mike Tyson

  Confront them with annihilation, and they will then survive; plunge them into a deadly situation, and they will then live. When people fall into danger, they are then able to strive for victory.  
 -  Mike Tyson

  All men can see these tactics whereby I conquer, but what none can see is the strategy out of which victory is evolved.  
 -  Mike Tyson

  To see victory only when it is within the ken of the common herd is not the acme of excellence.  
 -  Mike Tyson

  If we know that our own men are in a condition to attack, but are unaware that the enemy is not open to attack, we have gone only halfway towards victory.  
 -  Mike Tyson

  Victory at all costs, victory in spite of all terror, victory however long and hard the road may be; for without victory, there is no survival.  
 -  Winston Churchill

  Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.  
 -  John F. Kennedy

  In war, when a commander becomes so bereft of reason and perspective that he fails to understand the dependence of arms on Divine guidance, he no longer deserves victory.  
 -  Albert Schweitzer

  American foreign policy had still not recovered from its victory over communism when George W. Bush and Condoleezza Rice took over at the White House in 2001.  
 -  Russell Baker

  Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment, full effort is full victory.  
 -  Mahatma Gandhi

  Beware of rashness, but with energy, and sleepless vigilance, go forward and give us victories.  
 -  Abraham Lincoln

  To give victory to the right, not bloody bullets, but peaceful ballots only, are necessary.  
 -  Abraham Lincoln

  Wars may be fought with weapons, but they are won by men. It is the spirit of men who follow and of the man who leads that gains the victory.  
 -  George S. Patton

  Strength is Happiness. Strength is itself victory. In weakness and cowardice there is no happiness. When you wage a struggle, you might win or you might lose. But regardless of the short-term outcome, the very fact of your continuing to struggle is proof of your victory as a human being.  
 -  Daisaku Ikeda

  Many a man has finally succeeded only because he has failed after repeated efforts. If he had never met defeat he would never have known any great victory.  
 -  Marilyn Manson

  Those disputing, contradicting, and confuting people are generally unfortunate in their affairs. They get victory, sometimes, but they never get good will, which would be of more use to them.  
 -  Benjamin Franklin

  One may know how to gain a victory, and know not how to use it.  
 -  Pedro Calderon de la Barca

  Accept the challenges so that you can feel the exhilaration of victory.  
 -  George S. Patton

  Victory is sweetest when you've known defeat.  
 -  Malcolm Forbes

  As a man sow, shall he reap. and I know that talk is cheap. But the heat of the battle is as sweet as the victory.  
 -  Bob Marley

  If you think you can win, you can win. Faith is necessary to victory.  
 -  William Hazlitt

  Time is everything; five minutes make the difference between victory and defeat.  
 -  Horatio Nelson

  Workaholics typically have a lot of achievement with very little appreciation of what they have, whether it's cars or friendships or otherwise. That is a shallow victory. Then you have people with a lot of appreciation and no achievement, which is fine, but it doesn't create a lot of good in the world.  
 -  Timothy Ferriss

  Obstacles are necessary for success because in selling, as in all careers of importance, victory comes only after many struggles and countless defeats.  
 -  Og Mandino

  Wealth, religion, military victory have more rhetorical than efficacious worth.  
 -  George Santayana

  First gain the victory and then make the best use of it you can.  
 -  Horatio Nelson

  In war there is no substitute for victory.  
 -  Douglas MacArthur

  There is no substitute for victory.  
 -  Douglas MacArthur

  The thrill, believe me, is as much in the battle as in the victory.  
 -  David Sarnoff

  Give way to your opponent; thus will you gain the crown of victory.  
 -  James Otis

  If we accept the notion that terrorists will have immunity because as they fire on civilians they hide behind civilians, then this tactic will be legitimized and the terrorists will have their greatest victory.  
 -  Benjamin Netanyahu

  One must not cheat anyone, not even the world of its victory.  
 -  Franz Kafka