Quotations that match 'rivals'.

In Paris, you learn wit, in London you learn to crush your social rivals, and in Florence you learn poise.
[ Crush Learn London Paris Poise Rivals Social Wit Your]
England and France were rivals, not only on the continent, but in the West Indies, in India, and in Europe.
[ Continent England Europe France India Indies Only Rivals Were West]
Political rivals attacked me. I was savagely beaten. I was kicked in the face and I lost my eye as a result.
[ Attacked Beaten Eye Face Kicked Lost Political Result Rivals]
In ambition, as in love, the successful can afford to be indulgent toward their rivals. The prize our own, it is graceful to recognize the merit that vainly aspired to it.
[ Afford Ambition Aspired Graceful Indulgent Love Merit Our Own Prize Recognize Rivals Successful Their Toward Vainly]
Every major religion today is a winner in the Darwinian struggle waged among cultures, and none ever flourished by tolerating its rivals.
[ Among Cultures Darwinian Ever Every Flourished Major None Religion Rivals Struggle Today Tolerating Waged Winner]
But I now think what I was doing, in a completely unconscious way, was getting off the turf where my husband and I might be rivals. We were both working in fiction... so I look back and I see that I consciously vacated the contested ground.
[ Back Both Completely Consciously Contested Doing Fiction Getting Ground Husband Look Might Now Off Rivals See Think Turf Unconscious Way Were Where Working]
Pride is an admission of weakness; it secretly fears all competition and dreads all rivals.
[ Admission Competition Dreads Fears Pride Rivals Secretly Weakness]
Writers and politicians are natural rivals. Both groups try to make the world in their own images; they fight for the same territory.
[ Both Fight Groups Images Make Natural Own Politicians Rivals Same Territory Their Try World Writers]
Some of the fans here were not too sure about their club signing a player from their biggest rivals. Fortunately, we had a great season and won the League title for the first time in four years. Now, I think, everyone can say it was good business.
[ Biggest Business Club Everyone Fans First Fortunately Four Good Great Had Here League Now Player Rivals Say Season Signing Some Sure Their Think Time Title Too Were Won Years]
And this fear that US models are replacing everything else now spills over from the sphere of culture into our two remaining categories: for this process is clearly, at one level, the result of economic domination - of local cultural industries closed down by American rivals.
[ American Categories Clearly Closed Cultural Culture Domination Down Economic Else Everything Fear Industries Into Level Local Models Now Our Over Process Remaining Replacing Result Rivals Sphere Spills Two Us]
I lost races because I wanted too much to win them in beating my rivals.
[ Beating Because Lost Much Races Rivals Them Too Wanted Win]
In life there is nothing more unexpected and surprising than the arrivals and departures of pleasure. If we find it in one place to-day, it is vain to seek it there to-morrow. You can not lay a trap for it.
[ Find Lay Life More Nothing Place Pleasure Seek Surprising Than To-Day To-Morrow Trap Unexpected Vain]
Mr. Chamberlain desires to avert the threat to England's peace by making England, in alliance with Germany, stronger than her rivals and so to force them to renounce their hostile intentions against her.
[ Against Alliance Avert Chamberlain Desires England Force Germany Her Hostile Intentions Making Mr Peace Renounce Rivals Stronger Than Their Them Threat]
Man has made many machines, complex and cunning, but which of them indeed rivals the workings of his heart?
[ Complex Cunning Heart His Indeed Machines Made Man Many Rivals Them Which Workings]
When it comes to girl bands, we're all rivals.
[ Bands Comes Girl Rivals]
Nothing is ever done beautifully which is done in rivalship: or nobly, which is done in pride.
[ Beautifully Done Ever Nobly Nothing Pride Which]
Don't divide the world into "them" and "us." Avoid infatuation with or resentment of the press, the Congress, rivals, or opponents. Accept them as facts. They have their jobs and you have yours.
[ Accept Avoid Congress Divide Facts Infatuation Into Jobs Opponents Press Resentment Rivals Their Them Us World Yours]
I'm still number one and I just recently won a major tournament ahead of my toughest rivals so I think I had a few years ahead of me if I decided to stay.
[ Ahead Decided Few Had Just Major Number Recently Rivals Stay Still Think Toughest Tournament Won Years]
In Trinidad, where as new arrivals we were a disadvantaged community, that excluding idea was a kind of protection; it enabled us - for the time being, and only for the time being - to live in our own way and according to our own rules, to live in our own fading India.
[ According Being Community Disadvantaged Enabled Excluding Fading Idea India Kind Live New Only Our Own Protection Rules Time Us Way Were Where]
Yesterday in this country we had people die of hunger and malnutrition. In some parts of this country, the infant mortality rate rivals that of sub-Saharan Africa. We have a public education system that ranks below that of almost any other Western nation.
[ Africa Almost Any Below Country Die Education Had Hunger Infant Malnutrition Mortality Nation Other Parts Public Ranks Rate Rivals Some Sub-Saharan System Western Yesterday]
There are those who travel and those who are going somewhere. They are different and yet they are the same. The success has this over his rivals: He knows where he is going.
[ Different Going His Knows Over Rivals Same Somewhere Success Those Travel Where Yet]
Our two biggest rivals had adjusted their whole season to this one aim of beating us. Of course, it is a big compliment that they were so motivated to stop us but it was very tough to face two matches like that so close together. Suddenly three trophies are down to one.
[ Adjusted Aim Beating Big Biggest Close Compliment Course Down Face Had Matches Motivated Our Rivals Season Stop Suddenly Their Three Together Tough Trophies Two Us Very Were Whole]
I used to do some terrible things in the marshalling area to upset my rivals.
[ Area Marshalling Rivals Some Terrible Things Upset Used]
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
[ Advantage Encounter Himself Least Love Many Rivals Won]
The struggle for existence holds as much in the intellectual as in the physical world. A theory is a species of thinking, and its right to exist is coextensive with its power of resisting extinction by its rivals.
[ Exist Existence Extinction Holds Intellectual Much Physical Power Resisting Right Rivals Species Struggle Theory Thinking World]
If all you're trying to do is essentially the same thing as your rivals, then it's unlikely that you'll be very successful.
[ Essentially Rivals Same Successful Then Thing Trying Unlikely Very Your]
I will always remember and we must all remember that Democrats are our political rivals, not our enemies, and they deserve our respect.
[ Always Democrats Deserve Enemies Must Our Political Remember Respect Rivals Will]
I mean, Chris is, I'm sure, a wonderful guy. But in those days he also very, very late. For all appointments and departures and arrivals and sound checks and anything.
[ Also Anything Appointments Checks Chris Days Guy Late Mean Sound Sure Those Very Wonderful]