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Never ascribe to an opponent motives meaner than your own.
When your opponent is drowning, throw the son of a bitch an anvil.
Creative memory is the historian's most subtle opponent.
A sophistical rhetorician, inebriated with the exuberance of his own verbosity, and gifted with an egotistical imagination that ca ...
A candidate once called his opponent "a willful, obstinate, unsavory, obnoxious, pusillanimous, pestilential, pernicious, and perv ...
We know that their adventures are childish. They themselves are fools. They are ready to kill or be killed over a card-game in whi ...
The art of invective resembles the art of boxing. Very few fights are won with the straight left. It is too obvious, and it can be ...
When an opponent declares, "I will not come over to your side," I calmly say, "Your child belongs to us already.... What are you? ...
Said an opponent to me after my last protest was sent in, what party would you vote for, if you could? Neither. I would have a mor ...
An avant-garde man is like an enemy inside a city he is bent on destroying, against which he rebels; for like any system of govern ...
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