“Enemy” Quotes

In the practice of tolerance, one’s enemy is the best teacher.

Dalai Lama


An enemy generally says and believes what he wishes.

Thomas Jefferson


The best weapon against an enemy is another enemy.

Friedrich Nietzsche


If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.

Nelson Mandela


The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.

Sun Tzu


Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.

Helen Keller


Alcohol may be man’s worst enemy, but the bible says love your enemy.

Frank Sinatra


It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.

William Blake


One of the most time-consuming things is to have an enemy.

E.B. White


A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing or the other, and we then know how to meet him.



There are only two people who can tell you the truth about yourself – an enemy who has lost his temper and a friend who loves you dearly.



In times of rapid change, experience could be your worst enemy.

J.Paul Getty


One of the most lasting pleasures you can experience is the feeling that comes over you when you genuinely forgive an enemy – whether he knows it or not.

Orlando A. Battista


No one is to be called an enemy, all are your benefactors, and no one does you harm. You have no enemy except yourselves.

Francis of Assisi