In war, whichever side may call itself the victor, there are no winners, but all are losers.
In war, whichever side may call itself the victor, there are no winners, but all are losers.(Arthur) Neville Chamberlain
History is written for the victors and what they leave out is the losers.1975 In the NewYork Review, 27 Nov.
Without losers, where would the winners be?Quoted in ColinJarmanThe Guinness Dictionary of Sports Quotations (1990).
This is not about the aesthetics: there is a rule in a society: "Whoever you deal with, makes you become them", therefore watching the efforts of para-athletes can bring the temporary mobility disorder. If we want humanity to develop, the television should show us people who are healthy, beautiful, strong, honest and wise - not perverts, murderers, weaklings, losers, idiots or invalids.janusz korwin-mikke
In short, the early receivers of the new money in this market chain of events gain at the expense of those who receive the money toward the end of the chain, and still worse losers are the people (e.g., those on fixed incomes such as annuities, interest, or pensions) who never receive the new money at all.murray rothbard
"Luck? Good luck? GM, the last time I checked, luck is for losers."phil brooks
From evening soaps to preteen romances, [the message is that] inner values are for losers.warren farrell
There are serious mistakes, among them the one saying that Jesus came as a messenger for other people other than the sons of Israel.… Christianity is not a faith for people in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas. Other people who are not sons of Israel have nothing to do with that religion.… It is a mistake that another religion exists alongside Islam. There is only one religion which is Islam after Mohammed.… All those believers who do not follow Islam are losers.muammar gaddafi
Nerds aren't losers. They're just playing a different game, and a game much closer to the one played in the real world.paul graham
If losers can xploit [sic] what their adversaries teach them, yes, losers can become winners in the long time.david mitchell
Treason is a charge invented by winners as an excuse for hanging the losers.Peter Stone and Sherman Edwards' musical 1776 (character of Benjamin Franklin).
Simplifying a great deal, one could argue that postmodernist discourses appeal primarily to the winners in the processes of globalization and fundamentalist discourses to the losers.Michael Hardt and Antonio Negri, Empire (2000), p. 150
And whoever seeks a religion other than Islam, it will not be accepted from him, and in the Hereafter he will be one of the losers.84 Maulana Muhammad Ali translation
O you who believe, if you obey those who disbelieve, they will make you turn back upon your heels, so you will turn back losers.148 Maulana Muhammad Ali translation
Like those before you they were stronger than you in power and had more wealth and children. So they enjoyed their portion thus have you enjoyed your portion as those before you enjoyed their portion, and you indulge in idle talk as they did. These are they whose works are null in this world and the Hereafter, and these are they who are the losers.69 Maulana Muhammad Ali translation
Destiny is for losers. It's just a lame excuse for letting things happen to you instead of making them happen.Blair Waldorf
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