fighting

A Quote by Prophet Muhammad on disobedience, fighting, god, infidelity, and islam

Reviling a Muslim is disobedience to God, and fighting with him is infidelity.

Muhammad (570 - 632)

Source: Sayings of Muhammad. by Prof. Ghazi Ahmad

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A Quote by Miyamoto Musashi on determination, enemies, fighting, life, spirit, and weakness

In fighting and in everyday life you should be determined though calm. Meet the situation without tenseness yet not recklessly, your spirit settled yet unbiased. . . . An elevated spirit is weak and a low spirit is weak. Do not let the enemy see your spirit.

Miyamoto Musashi (1584 - 1645)

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A Quote by Michael Rosen on fighting

A wicked tongue sets England and France Fighting each other with spear and lance. A wicked tongue can break a bone Though a tongue itself has none.

Michael Rosen (1946 -)

Source: Anon, translated from Middle English

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A Quote by Michael Brunner on children and fighting

I never got into fights with kids about whose dad is bigger and who can beat up who. What am I going to say? My dad can kill your dad when he's asleep?"

Michael Brunner

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A Quote by Mark Twain on cats, fighting, and people

Ignorant people think it is the noise which fighting cats make that is so aggravating, but it ain't so; it is the sickening grammar that they use.

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

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A Quote by Margaret C. Anderson on fighting

I wasn't born to be a fighter. The causes I have fought for have invariably been causes that should have been gained by a delicate suggestion. Since they never were, I made myself into a fighter.

Margaret C. Anderson (1886 - 1973)

Source: My Thirty Years' War, ch. 4, 1930.

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A Quote by Margaret C. Anderson on enemies, fighting, and reality

My greatest enemy is reality. I have fought it successfully for thirty years.

Margaret C. Anderson (1886 - 1973)

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A Quote by Margaret C. Anderson on fighting, grief, ideas, learning, struggle, vision, and elightenment

I have always fought for ideas - until I learned that it isn't ideas but grief, struggle, and flashes of vision which enlighten.

Margaret C. Anderson (1886 - 1973)

Source: The Strange Necessity, pt. 1, 1969.

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A Quote by Malcolm X on fighting, human rights, and separation

We are not fighting for integration, nor are we fighting for separation. We are fighting for recognition as human beings. We are fighting for . . . human rights.

Malcolm X (1925 - 1965)

Source: Speech, Black Revolution, New York, 1964

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A Quote by Lyndon Baines Johnson on citizenship, discovery, fighting, nations, and taxes

In 1790, the nation which had fought taxation without representation discovered that some of its citizens weren't much happier about taxation with representation.

Lyndon Baines Johnson (1808 - 1973)

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