Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
Nelson Mandela (1918 -)
Contributed by: ponysong
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, while he who has one enemy shall meet him everywhere.
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 - 1882)
Contributed by: Zaady
The chief enemy of creativity is common sense.
Pablo Picasso (1881 - 1973)
The lion who breaks the enemy's ranks is a minor hero compared to the lion who overcomes himself.
Mevlana Rumi (1207 - 1273)
Source: Rumi Daylight: A Daybook of Spiritual Guidance
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
John F. Kennedy (1917 - 1963)
He who has not forgiven an enemy has never tasted one of the most sublime enjoyments of life.
Johann Kaspar Lavater (1741 - 1801)
The good four. Honest with ourselves and with whatever is friend to us; courageous toward the enemy; generous toward the vanquished; polite-always that is how the four cardinal virtues want us.
Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900)
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
More than those who hate you, more than all your enemies, an undisciplined mind does greater harm.
Buddha (563 - 483 BC)
Source: The Dhammapada
Contributed by: Brian
Choose your friends carefully. Your enemies will choose you.
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