Because people have no thoughts to deal in, they deal cards, and try and win one another’s money. Idiots!
The limitation of riots, moral questions aside, is that they cannot win and their participants know it. Hence, rioting is not revolutionary but reactionary because it invites defeat. It involves an emotional catharsis, but it must be followed by a sense of futility.
And, you know, money is – the money edge is really dangerous to democracy. Because what you have right now – people have said to me that, look, you’ll always be outspent, so how can you ever win?
Avoid extremes: be moderate In saving and in spending; An equable and easy gait Will win an easy ending.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
It’s always good when women win things in fiction because it tends to be more male-dominated, unlike poetry, which is more equal.
I always lose the election in the polls, and I always win it on election day.
It’s the steady, quiet, plodding ones who win in the lifelong race.
It is not enough just to get your forces from A to B – you have to keep them fed and watered as they go. The art of movement, therefore, is one of the most complex and vital that any commander must master if he is going to win.
The man who has the will to undergo all labor may win to any good.