It is impossible to win gracefully at chess. No man has yet said 'Mate!' in a voice which failed to sound to his opponent bitter, boastful and malicious.
Not only did I want Bush to Win, but we threw the entire weight of The Spectator behind him.Boris Johnson
All who joy would Win must share it, happiness was born a tWin.lord byron
But of course their doctrine states that the purpose of a suit is to harass, not to Win, so from that perspective they hurt us all. They've had a real chilling effect on journalism, both before and after my piece.
You can no more Win a war than you can Win an earthquake.Jeanette Rankin
A moral coward, you see, is simply someone who has read the fine print on the back of his Birth Certificate and seen the little clause which says "You can't Win."kyril bonfiglioli
Aspiring dictators sometimes Win elections, and elected leaders sometimes govern badly and threaten their neighbors. ... History demonstrates that democracy usually follows good governance, not the reverse.rudy giuliani
The really clever thing, in affairs of this sort, is not to Win a woman already desired by everyone, but to discover such a prize while she is still unknown.
War settles nothing?to Win a war is as disastrous as to lose one.
We have won the war. Now we have to Win the peaceand that may be more difficult.Georges Clemenceau
Most glorious Lord of Life, that on this day,
Didst make Thy triumph over death and sin;
And having harrowed hell, didst bring away
Captivity thence captive, us to Win.
His Win today at the French Open, tying Pete Sampras’s record for major titles and the completion of a career grand slam firmly places him in a special place as the greatest player of all time. He has earned his place and he has proven he belongs. Roger is a champion for the ages.roger federer
I wanted you to see what real courage is, instead of getting the idea that courage is a man with a gun in his hand. It's when you know you're licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what. You rarely Win, but sometimes you do.harper lee
I am expecting to come second, at least...I am not putting in all these hours and putting up with media trying to come second, I am not...I am trying to Win this damn thing.melissa lee
Inside every woman there is a Kali. [Hindu goddess who morphed into seven hidden beings to Win a battle] Do not mistake the exterior for the interior.jennifer beals
"Plan A is to hitch a ride out of here. But if they want a war, then plan B is to Win it."lee child
It is pretty clear that the coalition can Win in Afghanistan and Iraq in one way or another, but it will be a long, hard slog. Donald Rumsfeld
What you have to watch out for are the theories that claim to be infallible. Because the only way their believers can Win is to stomp out everyone who disagrees with them.
I have heard that Otaké of the Seventh Rank and Wu of the sixth rank once went to a clairvoyant and asked for advice on how to Win. The proper method, said the man, was to lose all awareness of self while awaiting an adversary's play. [...] While waiting for a play he [Onoda of the Sixth Rank] would sit quietly with his eyes closed. He explained that he was ridding himself of the desire to Win.
“Even though adult homosexuals have fought hard to Win rights and liberties... too many people are still scandalized by the mere idea that youth discovering their gay orientation could be given the same liberties and possibilities as straight ones. Whereas the discovery of heterosexual desire is celebrated as the sign that "he's becoming a man" and therefore largely encouraged, without anyone seeing any sort of proselytizing in it, it's a completely different story when it's homosexual desire that's surfacing. Everything happens as if gays and bisexuals under 18 didn't exist, or at least shouldn't exist.’
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