Victory Quotes

Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win.

Sun-tzu

Those who know how to win are much more numerous than those who know how to make proper use of their victories.

Polybius

One of the greatest victories you can gain over someone is to beat him at politeness.

Josh Billings

A mind troubled by doubt cannot focus on the course to victory.

Arthur Golden

A masterful retreat is itself a victory.

Norman Vincent Peale

There's an old saying that victory has hundred fathers and defeat is an orphan.

John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Accept the challenges, so you may feel the exhilaration of victory.

George S. Patton

Every great achievement is the victory of a flaming heart.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is in the compelling zest of high adventure and of victory, and in creative action, that man finds his supreme joys.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Victory; a matter of staying power.

Elbert Hubbard

Victory is sweetest when you've known defeat.

Malcolm S. Forbes

Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.

Norman Vincent Peale

A victory without danger is a triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille

Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.

Zig Ziglar

The will to conquer is the first condition of victory.

Ferdinand Foch

The most urgent necessity in human life is to be able to face life victoriously. For many are living mentally, physically, morally and spiritually defeated.

F. A. Wickett

The ultimate victory in competition is derived from the inner satisfaction of knowing that you have done your best and that you have gotten the most out of what you had to give.

Howard Cosell

The most dangerous moment comes with victory.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Genuine victories, the sole conquests yielding no remorse, are those gained over ignorance

Napoleon Bonaparte

The problems of victory are more agreeable than those of defeat, but they are no less difficult.

Winston Churchill

War is a series of catastrophes that results in a victory.

George Clemenceau

If fighting is sure to result in victory, then you must fight, even though the ruler forbid it; if fighting will not result is victory, then you must not fight, even at the ruler's bidding.

Sun Tzu

Once you hear the details of victory, it is hard to distinguish it from a defeat

Jean-Paul Sartre

In reading the lives of great men, I found that the first victory they won was over themselves...self-discipline with all of them came first.

Harry S Truman

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Updated On : February 14, 2014
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