Rivalry Quotes

Sisters define their rivalry in terms of competition for the gold cup of parental love. It is never perceived as a cup which runneth over, rather a finite vessel from which the more one sister drinks, the less is left over for the others.

Elizabeth Fishel

Service rivalry leads to service pride, which is good for building morale and esprit.

Anthony Zinni

I consider the rivalry the X-factor. It can help us solidify our focus or it can distract us and get us off our game.

Rob Herman

Rivalry or no rivalry, I think we would have lost this game..

Ashleigh Cole

The general fact is that the most effective way of utilizing human energy is through an organized rivalry, which by specialization and social control is, at the same time, organized co-operation.

Charles Horton Cooley

It is the privilege of posterity to set matters right between those antagonists who, by their rivalry for greatness, divided a whole age.

Joseph Addison

I don't remember any sibling rivalry growing up, because by the time I was really conscious, Tom was going away to college. My relationship with him, which is a very close one, really developed in more recent years.

David Hyde Pierce

The rivalry that exists between Jodie, Libby and Alice will keep us going like we did with the boys in the early days.

Alan Thompson

Honestly, you always have to put the teams with tradition up there, ... It's always a big rivalry for us.

Aaron Williams

We've developed a rivalry with them over the years.

John Fidler

The mania for giving the Government power to meddle with the private affairs of cities or citizens is likely to cause endless trouble, through the rivalry of schools and creeds that are anxious to obtain official recognition, and there is great danger that our people will lose our independence of thought and action which is the cause of much of our greatness, and sink into the helplessness of the Frenchman or German who expects his government to feed him when hungry, clothe him when naked, to prescribe when his child may be born and when he may die, and, in time, to regulate every act of humanity from the cradle to the tomb, including the manner in which he may seek future admission to paradise

Mark Twain

The real object of the amendment was, not to countenance, much less to advance Mahometanism, or Judaism, or infidelity, by prostrating Christianity; but to exclude all rivalry among Christian sects, and to prevent any national ecclesiastical establis.

Joseph Story

My two daughters are now engaged in a scribbling rivalry.

Annie Duke

Experience has shown how deeply the seeds of war are planted by economic rivalry and social injustice.

Harry S Truman

Holy shadows of the dead, Im not to blame for your cruel and bitter fate, but the accursed rivalry which brought sister nations and brother people, to fight one another. I do not feel happy for this victory of mine. On the contrary, I would be glad, brothers, if I had all of you standing here next to me, since we are united by the same language, the same blood and the same visions.

Alexander III
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