Found 14 thoughts of enemies

If you want to make peace, you don't talk to your friends. You talk to your enemies.

Mother Teresa of Calcutta

Treat your friend as if he might become an enemy.

Publilius Syrus

We can learn even from our enemies.


Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The shaft of the arrow had been feathered with one of the eagle's own plumes. We often give our enemies the means of our own destruction.


Rejoice not at thine enemy's fall - but don't rush to pick him up either.

Jewish Proverb

Reveal not every secret you have to a friend, for how can you tell but that friend may hereafter become an enemy. And bring not all mischief you are able to upon an enemy, for he may one day become your friend.


He hasn't an enemy in the world - but all his friends hate him.

Eddie Cantor

Above all things, never be afraid. The enemy who forces you to retreat is himself afraid of you at that very moment.

Andre Maurois

Use your enemy's hand to catch a snake.

Persian Proverb

Observe your enemies, for they first find out your faults.


I do not regret one professional enemy I have made. Any actor who doesn't dare to make an enemy should get out of the business.

Bette Davis

Money can't buy friends, but it can get you a better class of enemy.

Spike Milligan

It is hard to fight an enemy who has outposts in your head.

Sally Kempton