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.
We want to be first; not first if, not first but; but first!
John F. Kennedy (1917-1963) Thirty-fifth President of the USA
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.
After the game the King and pawn go into the same box.
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.
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.