Quotations that match 'fights'.

Shootouts are not gunfights of honor, they're gang wars and racial riots. Jessica Savitch
[ Gang Honor Racial Riots Shootouts Wars]
Not only the bull attacks his enemies with curved horn, but also the sheep, when harmed fights back. Sextus Propertius
[ Also Attacks Back Bull Curved Enemies Fights Harmed His Horn Only Sheep]
I love physical kinds of comedy and getting down and dirty and doing stunts. When I was growing up, I was always getting into fights with guys and usually punching out boys my age because I was a lot bigger and tougher. So I'm naturally accustomed to putting myself into the headspace of a girl who can take care of herself. Cameron Diaz
[ Accustomed Age Always Because Bigger Boys Care Comedy Dirty Doing Down Fights Getting Girl Growing Guys Herself Into Kinds Lot Love Myself Naturally Out Physical Punching Putting Stunts Take Tougher Up Usually]
Remembering that the man who always fights one more round is never whipped. James J. Corbett
[ Always Fights Man More Never Remembering Round Whipped]
Punishing abuse in Iraq should not return the U.S. to Sept. 10, 2001, in the way it fights al Qaeda, while Osama bin Laden and his top lieutenants remain at large and continue to plan attacks. John Yoo
[ Abuse Al Attacks Bin Continue Fights His Iraq Laden Large Osama Plan Punishing Qaeda Remain Return Sept Should Top Way While]
In the duel of sex woman fights from a dreadnought and man from an open raft. H. L. Mencken
[ Duel Fights Man Open Raft Sex Woman]
Money is the sovereign queen of all delights - for her, the lawyer pleads, the soldier fights. Richard Barnfield
[ Delights Fights Her Lawyer Money Pleads Queen Soldier Sovereign]
I think I went on a nice winning streak of about 20 fights until I fought Jorge Reyes and he stopped me in 6 rounds after I punched myself out. Alexis Arguello
[ After Fights Fought Myself Nice Out Punched Rounds Stopped Streak Think Until Went Winning]
Listen to advice. You don't know how many writer's conferences I've taught at where at least half the audience fights all the conventions of the field. Jane Haddam
[ Advice Audience Conferences Conventions Field Fights Half How Know Least Listen Many Taught Where Writer]
Fights in real life between real people only last so long before someone gets seriously hurt. Robert Kirkman
[ Before Between Fights Gets Hurt Last Life Long Only Real Seriously Someone]
I like a man who grins when he fights. Winston Churchill
[ Fights Man]
But I was also a brat. I used to belong to a gang that went looking for fights with other gangs. Thomas Keneally
[ Also Belong Brat Fights Gang Gangs Looking Other Used Went]
It's kinda cool seeing people having real fights with people they really know. Ron Livingston
[ Cool Fights Having Kinda Know Real Really Seeing]
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
[ After Afterwards Battle Been Defeat Destined Fights First Looks Only Seeks Strategist Thus Victorious Victory War Whereas Won]
It's still about the women. It's not called Desperate Plumber. People are more interested in cat fights. James Denton
[ Called Cat Desperate Fights Interested More Plumber Still Women]
He is a man of courage who does not run away, but remains at his post and fights against the enemy. Socrates
[ Against Away Courage Does Enemy Fights His Man Post Remains Run]
Bulls do not win bull fights. People do. Norman Ralph Augustine Sports
[ Bull Bulls Fights Win]
It's hard sometimes if you think a character should look a certain way and you're being pushed to do it differently. I've had fights over that. That's why it's so important that you work with good people. Uma Thurman
[ Being Certain Character Differently Fights Good Had Hard Important Look Over Pushed Should Sometimes Think Way Why Work]
For in the theoretical field bourgeois economics no longer engages in blithe and joyous fights. Rudolf Hilferding
[ Blithe Bourgeois Economics Engages Field Fights Joyous Longer Theoretical]
I had rather have a plain, russet-coated Captain, that knows what he fights for, and loves what he knows, than that which you call a Gentle-man and is nothing else. Oliver Cromwell
[ Call Captain Else Fights Had Knows Loves Nothing Plain Rather Than Which]
A wise man fights to win, but he is twice a fool who has no plan for possible defeat. Louis L'Amour
[ Defeat Fights Fool Man Plan Possible Twice Win Wise]
I do not hesitate one second to state clearly and unmistakably: I belong to the American resistance movement which fights against American imperialism, just as the resistance movement fought against Hitler. Paul Robeson
[ Against American Belong Clearly Fights Fought Hesitate Hitler Imperialism Just Movement Resistance Second State Which]
If they didn't have ten fights a night, it was a bad night. John Hunter
[ Bad Fights Night Ten]
Tell me the truth - do you think I've lost my Southern accent? I feel it comes back to me only when I'm shouting at fights or at baseball games. Cleo Moore
[ Accent Back Baseball Comes Feel Fights Games Lost Only Shouting Southern Tell Think Truth]
The bad press came because they thought I should fight more. I couldn't get the fights because if I would sign to fight one of King's guys I would be signed to him. I chose not to do that. In hindsight, that might have been a mistake. Gerry Cooney
[ Bad Because Been Came Chose Fight Fights Get Guys Him Hindsight King Might Mistake More Press Should Sign Signed Thought Would]
Anyone who has to fight, even with the most modern weapons, against an enemy in complete command of the air, fights like a savage against modern European troops, under the same handicaps and with the same chances of success. Erwin Rommel
[ Against Air Anyone Chances Command Complete Enemy European Even Fight Fights Handicaps Modern Most Same Savage Success Troops Under Weapons]
My music fights against the system that teaches to live and die. Bob Marley
[ Against Die Fights Live Music System Teaches]
Bullfights are hugely popular because you can sit comfortably with a hot dog and possibly watch a man die. It won't be me, but I can sit comfortably and watch it. Albert Brooks
[ Because Comfortably Die Dog Hot Hugely Man Popular Possibly Sit Watch Won]
The man or country that fights priestcraft and priests is to my mind striking deeper for freedom than can be struck anywhere. George Meredith
[ Anywhere Country Deeper Fights Freedom Man Mind Priestcraft Priests Striking Struck Than]
If I hadn't had the talent, the networks wouldn't have televised my fights. No one has made me; I made myself. I paid my dues. Sugar Ray Leonard
[ Dues Fights Had Hadn Made Myself Networks Paid Talent Televised]
I don't need arms, and neither does anyone else... At the very least, a ban would prevent fights from turning deadly. Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva
[ Anyone Arms Ban Deadly Does Else Fights Least Need Neither Prevent Turning Very Would]
By our Heavenly Father and only because of God, only because of God. We're like other couples. We do not get along perfectly; we do not go without arguments and, as I call them, fights, and heartache and pain and hurting each other. But a marriage is three of us. Barbara Mandrell Marriage
[ Along Arguments Because Call Couples Each Father Fights Get Go God Heartache Heavenly Hurting Marriage Only Other Our Pain Perfectly Them Three Us Without]
I still feel that I am in my prime right now but I think my best fights were in my thirties. Larry Holmes
[ Am Best Feel Fights Now Prime Right Still Think Thirties Were]
Now, being a girl, I was ashamed of my body and my lack of strength. So I tried to be a man. I shot, rode, jumped, and took part in all the fights of the boys. Agnes Smedley
[ Ashamed Being Body Boys Fights Girl Jumped Lack Man Now Part Rode Shot Strength Took Tried]
I don't watch a lot of featherweight fights yet some of those fights are the best fights ever. Robert Goulet
[ Best Ever Fights Lot Some Those Watch Yet]
When we had the infamous mealtime scenes, food fights would inevitably develop. Charlene Tilton
[ Develop Fights Food Had Inevitably Infamous Scenes Would]
Every country gets the circus it deserves. Spain gets bullfights. Italy gets the Catholic Church. America gets Hollywood. Erica Jong
[ America Catholic Church Circus Country Deserves Every Gets Hollywood Italy Spain]
Fights can be dumped in a dozen ways. Sometimes everybody but the fighter knows. Sometimes only the fighter knows. Budd Schulberg
[ Dozen Dumped Everybody Fighter Fights Knows Only Sometimes Ways]
When an Indian fights, he only shoots to kill. Chief Joseph
[ Fights Indian Kill Only Shoots]
With a record of 75 fights and 6 losses, some of the losses were very questionable including Brian Nielsen when we fought in Denmark. I knew I won but they didn't give me that fight. Larry Holmes
[ Brian Denmark Fight Fights Fought Give Including Knew Losses Questionable Record Some Very Were Won]
If you look at my career, towards the end you will see I was fighting like once a year. I was not part of the Don King top heavyweights, so I was kind of kept out. His guys were getting three to four fights a year and I could only get one. Gerry Cooney
[ Career Could End Fighting Fights Four Get Getting Guys Heavyweights His Kept Kind King Look Once Only Out Part See Three Top Towards Were Will Year]
When I did sports cartoons, I used to uh, go to fights. Rube Goldberg
[ Cartoons Did Fights Go Sports Uh Used]
He that fights and runs away, May turn and fight another day; But he that is in battle slain, Will never rise to fight again. Tacitus
[ Again Another Away Battle Day Fight Fights May Never Rise Runs Slain Turn Will]
Chance fights ever on the side of the prudent. Euripides
[ Chance Ever Fights Prudent Side]
My dad spent his whole life getting into fights for telling what he believed to be the truth. Basically it comes from my dad-and he's screaming right-wing, so there you are. Thom Yorke
[ Basically Believed Comes Dad Fights Getting His Into Life Right-Wing Screaming Spent Telling Truth Whole]
Language cannot describe the scene that followed; the shouts, oaths, frantic gestures, taunts, replies, and little fights; and therefore I shall not attempt it. Augustus Baldwin Longstreet
[ Attempt Cannot Describe Fights Followed Frantic Gestures Language Little Oaths Replies Scene Shall Shouts Taunts Therefore]
I've seen a dead body, I've seen some pretty gruesome fist fights, I've been a hunter since I was a child, though I don't anymore, I've gutted wild game. George Eads
[ Anymore Been Body Child Dead Fights Fist Game Gruesome Hunter Pretty Seen Since Some Though Wild]
We get along really well, but TV and film aren't reality. We're best friends, but we do have our fights! Mary-Kate Olsen
[ Along Best Fights Film Friends Get Our Reality Really Tv Well]
I want my fights to be seen as plays that have a beginning, a middle and an end. Sugar Ray Leonard
[ Beginning End Fights Middle Plays Seen Want]
It is said that man doesn't live by bread alone. Sometimes this is unfortunate, because people who cannot live by bread alone too often kill other people in consequence of the fights they get into. John McCarthy
[ Alone Because Bread Cannot Consequence Fights Get Into Kill Live Man Often Other Said Sometimes Too Unfortunate]
It is a struggle; for though the black man fights passively, he nevertheless fights; and his passive resistance is more effective at present than active resistance could possibly be. He bears the fury of the storm as does the willow tree. James Weldon Johnson
[ Active Bears Black Could Does Effective Fights Fury His Man More Nevertheless Passive Passively Possibly Present Resistance Storm Struggle Than Though Tree Willow]
Fighters with 13 fights are winning world titles, and of course they don't know how to behave. Alexis Arguello
[ Behave Course Fighters Fights How Know Titles Winning World]
Vice stirs up war, virtue fights. Marquis De Vauvenargues
[ Fights Stirs Up Vice Virtue War]
That's my gift. I let that negativity roll off me like water off a duck's back. If it's not positive, I didn't hear it. If you can overcome that, fights are easy. George Foreman
[ Back Duck Easy Fights Gift Hear Negativity Off Overcome Positive Roll Water]
In those days, boxing was very glamorous and romantic. You listened to fights on the radio, and a good announcer made it seem like a contest between gladiators. Joseph Barbera
[ Announcer Between Boxing Contest Days Fights Glamorous Good Listened Made Radio Romantic Seem Those Very]
Joe Smith and Brigham Young laid out Independence, but very soon thereafter enough citizens of the county collected to drive them off, after several stubborn fights. Cole Younger
[ After Brigham Citizens Collected County Drive Enough Fights Independence Joe Laid Off Out Several Smith Soon Stubborn Them Thereafter Very Young]
The proletarian woman fights hand in hand with the man of her class against capitalist society. Clara Zetkin
[ Against Capitalist Class Fights Hand Her Man Proletarian Society Woman]
Many people in the world today are not starving because there is an inherent inability to produce food, they are starving because they are caught in the middle of political fights and blockades that have been used as weapons. Ralph Merkle
[ Because Been Caught Fights Food Inability Inherent Many Middle Political Produce Starving Today Used Weapons World]
There was expectations that the fights there, the operation there might be extended for several months, even for several years. But within a few weeks it ended, because obviously the Taliban wasn't a real force. Bulent Ecevit
[ Because Ended Even Expectations Extended Few Fights Force Might Months Obviously Operation Real Several Taliban Weeks Within Years]
Oh, who am I trying to kid? It's a madhouse. The minute those cameras go off, things just explode, everyone is just at each other in one way or another, in closets or cat fights here and there. It's nuts. You know, I can't be a part of it. Richard Dean Anderson
[ Am Another Cameras Cat Closets Each Everyone Explode Fights Go Here Just Kid Know Madhouse Minute Nuts Off Oh Other Part Things Those Trying Way]
Phil has always been a fighter. He was getting in fights all the time. I told him that if he ever hit me then I would leave the band. He wanted to find out if I was telling him the truth. He hit me so I left and that is how UFO split up. Michael Schenker
[ Always Band Been Ever Fighter Fights Find Getting Him Hit How Leave Left Out Phil Split Telling Then Time Told Truth Ufo Up Wanted Would]
If you can believe this, I didn't fight for my first world title fight till I had 58 fights, so I really appreciated what I was fighting for and for whom as well. Alexis Arguello
[ Appreciated Believe Fight Fighting Fights First Had Really Till Title Well Whom World]
Normally, I could hit hard enough, as anyone who studied my fights might have known. But the impression was that I was essentially defensive, the very reverse of a killer, the prize fighter who read books, even Shakespeare. Gene Tunney
[ Anyone Books Could Defensive Enough Essentially Even Fighter Fights Hard Hit Impression Killer Known Might Normally Prize Read Reverse Shakespeare Studied Very]
We manage to bounce ideas off one another. Every band fights, but at the end of the day, we're very positive about the way we fight. At least we come out with a result. Keith Emerson
[ Another Band Bounce Come Day End Every Fight Fights Ideas Least Manage Off Out Positive Result Very Way]
No government fights fascism to destroy it. When the bourgeoisie sees that power is slipping out of its hands, it brings up fascism to hold onto their privileges. Buenaventura Durruti
[ Bourgeoisie Brings Destroy Fascism Fights Government Hands Hold Onto Out Power Privileges Sees Slipping Their Up]
There are no rules in fights with girls. Just hurting. Suzanne Vega
[ Fights Girls Hurting Just Rules]
I don't think I'll ever be a producer who's into taking the meetings and fighting the big fights with studios. I really don't like that part. I'm much more interested in the material. Meg Ryan
[ Big Ever Fighting Fights Interested Into Material Meetings More Much Part Producer Really Studios Taking Think]
If a man fights his way through his doubts to the conviction that Jesus Christ is Lord, he has attained to a certainty that the man who unthinkingly accepts things can never reach. William Barclay
[ Accepts Attained Certainty Christ Conviction Doubts Fights His Jesus Lord Man Never Reach Things Through Unthinkingly Way]
You need fighters like me to battle, because frankly The New York Times and the Washington Post are not going to fight the fights that I do. Al Goldstein
[ Battle Because Fight Fighters Fights Frankly Going Need New Post Times Washington York]
The real truth is that the Obama administration is professional at bullying, as we have witnessed with ACORN at work during the presidential campaign. It seems to me they are sending down their bullies to create fist fights among average American citizens who don't want a government-run health care plan forced upon them. Jon Voight
[ Acorn Administration American Among Average Bullies Bullying Campaign Care Citizens Create Down During Fights Fist Forced Health Obama Obama Plan Presidential Professional Real Seems Sending Their Them Truth Upon Want Witness]
People do not win people fights. Lawyers do. Norman Ralph Augustine Legal
[ Fights Lawyers Win]
Before the start of the '76 Olympics, I'd had 160 amateur fights. I won 155 and lost five. Sugar Ray Leonard
[ Amateur Before Fights Five Had Lost Olympics Start Won]
There were times when I had great times with my brothers, pillow fights and things, but I was, used to always cry from loneliness. Michael Jackson
[ Always Brothers Cry Fights Great Had Loneliness Pillow Things Times Used Were]
Everybody has fights with their sister. Joe Williams
[ Everybody Fights Sister Their]
The only good thing about going to the fights is you can go into the green room and you can see some of your old friends that you haven't seen in a long time. Robert Goulet
[ Fights Friends Go Going Good Green Haven Into Long Old Only Room See Seen Some Thing Time Your]
With my government, we engaged in bringing our help to fights for national freedom. At that precise moment, several countries were still colonised or had barely overcome colonisation. This was the case in practically all of Africa. We supported them. Ahmed Ben Bella
[ Africa Barely Bringing Case Countries Engaged Fights Freedom Government Had Help Moment National Our Overcome Practically Precise Several Still Supported Them Were]
You know, I think I had a great career; there's not much I think I'd do different other than get a title shot much earlier. I didn't get one till 49 or 50 fights into my career. Marvin Hagler
[ Career Different Earlier Fights Get Great Had Into Know Much Other Shot Than Think Till Title]
I've been in fights, but that doesn't make me cool or like a tough guy or more interesting actor, I'm not proud of it. Shia LaBeouf
[ Actor Been Cool Fights Guy Interesting Make More Proud Tough]
There are no pleasures in a fight but some of my fights have been a pleasure to win. Muhammad Ali
[ Been Fight Fights Pleasure Pleasures Some Win]
I've had 117 fights and that's the first time I've ever won. Jimmy Piersall
[ Ever Fights First Had Time Won]
I've been very fortunate to be involved in all the Super Bowls, to see some World Series, to cover heavyweight championship fights; I've been to the Olympics and seen every sporting event there is. Will McDonough
[ Been Bowls Championship Cover Event Every Fights Fortunate Heavyweight Involved Olympics See Seen Series Some Sporting Super Very World]
I like ice hockey, but it's a frustrating game to watch. It's hard to keep your eyes on both the puck and the players and too much time passes between scoring in hockey. There are usually more fights than there are points. Andy Rooney
[ Between Both Eyes Fights Frustrating Game Hard Hockey Ice Keep More Much Passes Players Points Puck Scoring Than Time Too Usually Watch Your]
I don't want to be a politician. I don't like politics. It's petty; it fights dirty. John Mellencamp
[ Dirty Fights Petty Politician Politics Want]