No battle plan survives first contact with the enemy. Not when the enemy is me.
I never was the battle rapper. That was never my thing. I always felt like it’s enough room for everybody to do their thing. I like bringing new energy, re-inventing the wheel, so to speak, every time I come out.
Modern man talks of a battle with nature, forgetting that, if he won the battle, he would find himself on the losing side
Only a woman who had killed a man in battle was allowed to give up her virginity.
Can’t escape pain, kiddo. Battle through it and you get stronger.
Opponents say natural selection is not a theory supported by observation or experiment; that it is not based on fact; and that it cannot be proved. Well, no, you cannot prove the theory to people who won’t believe in it any more than you can prove that the Battle of Hastings took place in 1066. However, we know the battle happened then, just as we know the course of evolution on earth unambiguously shows that Darwin was right.
I haven’t seen anyone rely on the ground game this much since the battle of Verdun.
When I was young, my ambitions were very modest. I thought, "If only I could play at the battle of the bands at the Y, that would be the culmination of existence!"
Who’ll love Aladdin Sane? Battle cries and champagne just in time for sunrise.