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Victory Quotes

Wherever work is done, victory is attained.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

Men talk as if victory were something fortunate. Work is victory.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

No matter how often you are defeated, you are born to victory.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

The god of victory is said to be one-handed, but peace gives victory on both sides.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

The will to conquer is the first condition of victory.

Author: Ferdinand Foch (1851-1929)

Profession: French Field Marshal

Victory is sweetest when you've known defeat.

Author: Malcolm S. Forbes (1919-1990)

Profession: American Publisher, Businessman

No retreat. No retreat. They must conquer or die who've no retreat.

Author: John Gay (1688-1732)

Profession: British Playwright, Poet

Conquer we shall, but, we must first contend! It's not the fight that crowns us, but the end.

Author: Robert Herrick (1591-1674)

Profession: British Poet

We should wage war not to win war, but to win peace.

Author: Paul Hoffman

Profession:

Victory; a matter of staying power.

Author: Elbert Hubbard (1859-1915)

Profession: American Author, Publisher

Victory and defeat are each of the same price.

Author: Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)

Profession: Third President of the USA

Victory becomes, to some degree, a state of mind. Knowing ourselves superior to the anxieties, troubles, and worries which obsess us, we are superior to them.

Author: Basil King

Profession:

The softest things in the world overcome the hardest things in the world.

Author: Lao-Tzu

Profession: Chinese Philosopher, Founder of Taoism, Author of the ''Tao Te Ching''

The supreme excellence is not to win a hundred victories in a hundred battles. The supreme excellence is to subdue the armies of your enemies without even having to fight them.

Author: Lao-Tzu

Profession: Chinese Philosopher, Founder of Taoism, Author of the ''Tao Te Ching''

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

Author: Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)

Profession: Sixteenth President of the USA