We want to be first; not first if, not first but; but first!
John F. Kennedy (1917-1963) Thirty-fifth President of the USA
You must not fight too often with one enemy, or you will teach him all your tricks of war.
Napoleon I (1769-1821) Napoleon Bonaparte. French general.
When you fear a foe, fear crushes your strength; and this weakness gives strength to your opponents.
William Shakespeare (1564-1616) British poet and playwright.
Man is a gaming animal. He must always be trying to get the better in something or other.
Charles Lamb (1775-1834) English essayist.
A horse never runs so fast as when he has other horses to catch up and outpace.
Ovid (BC 43-AD 18) Roman poet.
After the game the King and pawn go into the same box.
My hat's in the ring. The fight is on and I'm stripped to the buff.
Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919) 26th president of the U.S.
Our life is not really a mutual helpfulness; but rather, it's fair competition cloaked under due laws of war; it's a mutual hostility.
Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881) British historian and essayist.
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight; it's the size of the fight in the dog.
Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890-1969) Thirty-fourth President of the USA.
No wise combatant underestimates their antagonist.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832) German poet, novelist and dramatist.