Quotes of Contend

“ We have fought this fight as long, and as well as we know how. We have been defeated. For us as a Christian people, there is now but one course to pursue. We must accept the situation. ”

- Robert E. Lee

“ I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones. ”

- Albert Einstein

“ Fight for your opinions, but do not believe that they contain the whole truth, or the only truth. ”

- Charles Anderson Dana

“ 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

“ Never go to bed angry, stay up and fight. ”

- Phyllis Diller

“ Argue for your limitations, and sure enough, they're yours. ”

- Richard Bach

“ I gave my life for freedom, this I know, for those who bade me fight had told me so. ”

- W. N. Ewer

“ To believe what has not occurred in history will not occur at all, is to argue disbelief in the dignity of man. ”

- Mahatma Gandhi

“ Servant of God, well done! Well hast thou fought The better fight. ”

- John Milton

“ Never fight fair with a stranger, boy. You'll never get out of the jungle that way. ”

- Arthur Miller

“ Shall we rebuild our state together, or shall we fight amongst ourselves and create an even deeper division? ”

- Arnold Schwarzenegger

“ Conquer we shall, but, we must first contend! It's not the fight that crowns us, but the end. ”

- Robert Herrick

“ We have two evils to fight, capitalism and racism. We must destroy both racism and capitalism. ”

- Huey Newton

“ We must wrestle earnestly in prayer, like men contending with a deadly enemy for life. ”

- J.C. Ryle

“ The resistance that you fight physically in the gym and the resistance that you fight in life can only build a strong character. ”

- Arnold Schwarzenegger

“ People generally quarrel because they cannot argue. ”

- Gilbert K. Chesterton

“ It was one of the deadliest and heaviest feelings of my life to feel that I was no longer a boy. From that moment I began to grow old in my own esteem — and in my esteem age is not estimable. ”

- Lord Byron

“ I went to a fight the other night, and a hockey game broke out. ”

- Rodney Dangerfield

“ If one little old general in shirt sleeves can take Saigon, think about 200 million Chinese comin' down those trails. No sir, I don't want to fight them. ”

- Lyndon Johnson

“ Don't fight forces, use them. ”

- R. Buckminster Fuller

“ Sooth'd with the sound, the king grew vain: Fought all his battles o'er again; And thrice he routed all his foes, and thrice he slew the slain. ”

- John Dryden

“ I have not yet begun to fight. ”

- John Paul Jones

“ If you don't have a policeman to stop traffic and let you walk across the street like you are somebody, how are you going to know you are somebody? ”

- John C. White

“ I learned long ago, never to wrestle with a pig, you get dirty; and besides, the pig likes it. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ Fought all his battles o'er again; / And thrice he routed all his foes; and thrice he slew the slain. ”

- John Dryden

“ This isn't a scientific argument,... This is a cultural, political and social battle. ”

- Kenneth Miller

“ It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog. ”

- Mark Twain

“ If we should have to fight, we should be prepared to so so from the neck up instead of from the neck down. ”

- Jimmy Doolittle

“ I have fought a good fight. I have finished my course, I have kept the faith. ”

- Bible

“ It's hard to argue against cynics — they always sound smarter than optimists because they have so much evidence on their side. ”

- Molly Ivins
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