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Letter "R" » retreat
«Follow me if I advance, kill me if I retreat, avenge me if I die»
«Don't be afraid if things seem difficult in the beginning. That's only the initial impression. The important thing is not to retreat; you have to master yourself.»
«802.11 has won. Bluetooth is in full retreat from Moscow at the moment.»
«A mistress should be like a little country retreat near the town, not to dwell in constantly, but only for a night and away.»
«Cows are my passion. What I have ever sighed for has been to retreat to a Swiss farm, and live entirely surrounded by cows - and china.»
«A good retreat is better than a bad stand»
«How does life become totally painful? By total retreat. Total noninspection becomes total pain.[?]But existence is basically composed of a very few truths onto which have hung a great many artificialities and which man has adorned with enormous numbers of lies. And man is prisoner of his own shadows. Now one of the things you can do with man is to get him to look up and find out that he can look through the shadows and look at the shadows and find out what they are.»
Author: L. Ron Hubbard
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«In politics... never retreat, never retract... never admit a mistake.»
Author: Napoleon Bonaparte
«Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win / essential to success.»
«'Tis pleasant, through the loopholes of retreat, / To peep at such a world; to see the stir / Of the great Babel, and not feel the crowd.»