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Quote Left Compromise. Such an adjustment of conflicting interests as gives each adversary the satisfaction of thinking he has got what he ought not to have, and is deprived of nothing except what was justly his due. Quote Right
Quote Left I have wrestled with death. It is the most unexciting contest you can imagine. It takes place in an impalpable greyness, with nothing underfoot, with nothing around, without spectators, without clamour, without glory, without the great desire of victory, without the great fear of defeat, in a sickly atmosphere of tepid scepticism, without much belief in your own right, and still less in that of your adversary. If such is the form of ultimate wisdom, then life is a greater riddle than some of us think it to be. I was within a hair's-breadth of the last opportunity for pronouncement, and I found with humiliation that probably I would have nothing to say. Quote Right
Quote Left I cannot praise a fugitive and cloistered virtue, unexercised and unbreathed, that never sallies out and sees her adversary, but slinks out of the race where that immortal garland is to be run for, not without dust and heat. Quote Right
Quote Left Compromise, n. Such an adjustment of conflicting interests as gives each adversary the satisfaction of thinking he has got what he ought not to have, and is deprived of nothing except what was justly his due. Quote Right
Quote Left The strategic adversary is fascism... the fascism in us all, in our heads and in our everyday behavior, the fascism that causes us to love power, to desire the very thing that dominates and exploits us. Quote Right
Quote Left And the LORD stirred up an adversary unto Solomon, Hadad the Edomite: he was of the king's seed in Edom. Quote Right
Quote Left Job 1:6: One day the angels came to present themselves before the LORD, and Satan also came with them. (NIV)

Now there was a day when the sons (the angels) of God came to present themselves before the Lord, and Satan (the adversary and accuser) also came among them. [Rev. 12:10.](AMP)

Now there was a day when the sons of God came to present themselves before the LORD, and Satan came also among them. (KJV)

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Quote Left 1 Peter 5:8: Be alert and of sober mind. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour. (NIV)

Be well balanced (temperate, sober of mind), be vigilant and cautious at all times; for that enemy of yours, the devil, roams around like a lion roaring [in fierce hunger], seeking someone to seize upon and devour. (AMP)

Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour: (KJV)

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Quote Left He's always been tough to deal with. He's a formidable adversary, and negotiating with him is not a lot of fun. I've done it for a long time. Quote Right
Quote Left Count not thyself to have found true peace, if thou hast felt no grief nor that then all is well if thou hast no adversary nor that this is perfect, if all things fall out according to thy desire. Quote Right
Quote Left Treating your adversary with respect is giving him an advantage to which he is not entitled. Quote Right
Quote Left Without an adversary prowess shrivels. We see how great and efficient it really is only when it shows by endurance what it is capable of. Quote Right
Quote Left Treating your adversary with respect is striking soft in battle. Quote Right

Member Quotes About Adversary

Quote Left 'If I let love reign in my heart, love will over shadow each of my adversary's faults.' Sara Kendrick Quote Right