Quotations on Surrender
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God grant you the strength to fight off the temptations of surrender.
- Walter Annenberg
(Keywords: God, Strength, Fight, Surrender, Temptations)
To surrender to ignorance and call it God has always been premature, and it remains premature today.
- Isaac Asimov
(Keywords: God, Ignorance, Surrender, Today)
We can only learn to know ourselves and do what we can - namely, surrender our will and fulfill God's will in us.
- Saint Teresa of Avila
(Keywords: God, Surrender, Will)
My golf is woeful but I will never surrender.
- Bing Crosby
(Keywords: Golf, Surrender, Will)
If you want to make someone feel emotion, you have to make them let go. Listening to something is an act of surrender.
- Brian Eno
(Keywords: Act, Emotion, Listening, Surrender, Want)
We both agreed that Stalin was determined to hold out against the Germans. He told us he'd never let them get to Moscow. But if he was wrong, they'd go back to the Urals and fight. They'd never surrender.
- W. Averell Harriman
(Keywords: Fight, Surrender, Wrong)
Keep your feet on the ground, but let your heart soar as high as it will. Refuse to be average or to surrender to the chill of your spiritual environment.
- Arthur Helps
(Keywords: Heart, Environment, Feet, Spiritual, Surrender, Will)
The first treasure California began to surrender after the Gold Rush as the oldest: her land.
- John Jakes
(Keywords: First, Gold, Land, Surrender, Treasure)
Before my troops reached the little city, and before the people of Fredericksburg knew that any part of the Confederate army was near, there was great excitement over the demand for surrender.
- James Longstreet
(Keywords: People, Army, Excitement, Surrender, Troops)
Do not yield. Do not flinch. Stand up. Stand up with our President and fight. We're Americans. We're Americans, and we'll never surrender. They will.
- John McCain
(Keywords: Americans, Fight, President, Surrender, Will, Yield)
To Mr. Seward: It is my desire that, in case Maximillian will surrender, he be sent here a prisoner of war, but that in the event of his continuing the war, or refusing to surrender, then he be shot.
- Joshua A. Norton
(Keywords: War, Desire, Surrender, Will)
Surrender your forces and give yourselves and your troops the opportunity to be a part of Iraq's future and not a part of Iraq's past.
- Peter Pace
(Keywords: Opportunity, Future, Iraq, Past, Surrender, Troops)
I will not surrender responsibility for my life and my actions.
- J. Enoch Powell
(Keywords: Life, Actions, Responsibility, Surrender, Will)
My friends, no matter how rough the road may be, we can and we will, never, never surrender to what is right.
- Dan Quayle
(Keywords: Friends, May, Right, Road, Surrender, Will)
But if there's an erosion at home, you know, Thomas Jefferson warned about a tyranny of an oligarchy and if we surrender our democracy to the tyranny of an oligarchy, we've made a terrible mistake.
- Pat Robertson
(Keywords: Home, Mistake, Democracy, Surrender, Tyranny)
A wise unselfishness is not a surrender of yourself to the wishes of anyone, but only to the best discoverable course of action.
- David Seabury
(Keywords: Action, Surrender, Wishes)
Pol Pot will surrender, be captured or commit suicide.
- Hun Sen
(Keywords: Suicide, Surrender, Will)
As to the war with Japan, the President had already received my memorandum in general as to the possibility of getting a substantial unconditional surrender from Japan which I had written before leaving Washington and which he had approved.
- Henry L. Stimson
(Keywords: War, Possibility, President, Surrender, Washington)
Unless you have made a complete surrender and are doing his will it will avail you nothing if you've reformed a thousand times and have your name on fifty church records.
- Billy Sunday
(Keywords: Church, Name, Nothing, Surrender, Will)
To be one's self, and unafraid whether right or wrong, is more admirable than the easy cowardice of surrender to conformity.
- Irving Wallace
(Keywords: Conformity, Cowardice, Right, Self, Surrender, Wrong)