Defeat Quotes, Sayings about losing - Page 2
An honorable defeat is better than a dishonorable victory.
- Millard Fillmore
He had an idea that even when beaten he could steal a little victory by laughing at defeat.
- John Steinbeck
Once you hear the details of victory, it is hard to distinguish it from a defeat.
- Jean- Paul Sartre
Hope is the last thing a person does before they are defeated.
- Henry Rollins
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.
- John F. Kennedy
But man is not made for defeat,” he said. “A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
- Ernest Hemingway
Life is to be lived, not controlled; and humanity is won by continuing to play in face of certain defeat.
- Ralph Ellison