Retreat Quotes

"Let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to f...

"Let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to fear is fear itself -nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance." - FDR
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 19
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β€œWithin you, there is a stillness and...

β€œWithin you, there is a stillness and a sanctuary to which you can retreat at anytime and be yourself.” β€” Hermann Hesse
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 24
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β€œWithin you, there is a stillness and...

β€œWithin you, there is a stillness and a sanctuary to which you can retreat at anytime and be yourself.” - Hermann Hesse
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 25
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"It is in fact the height of selfishness to merely ...

"It is in fact the height of selfishness to merely consume what others create and to retreat into a shell of limited goals and immediate pleasures" Robert Greene
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 12
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β€œNever retreat. Never ex...

β€œNever retreat. Never explain. Get it done and let them howl.” β€” Benjamin Jowett
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 31
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"Within you there is a stillness and ...

"Within you there is a stillness and a sanctuary to which you can retreat at any time and be yourself." - Hermann Hesse
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 28
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"Nowhere can man find a quieter...

"Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than in his own soul." - Marcus Aurelius
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 26
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"We seek retreats for ourselves, houses in the country, seashores, mountains. But ... we have in ...

"We seek retreats for ourselves, houses in the country, seashores, mountains. But ... we have in our power to retire into ourselves. For there is no retreat that is quieter and freer from trouble than our soul ... perfect tranquility, the right ordering of mind." -Marcus Aurelius, Meditations, 4.3
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 16
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"The Negus has three choices: attack and ...

"The Negus has three choices: attack and be defeated, wait for our attack and our subsequent victory or retreat" -Pietro Badoglio
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 14
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"Every day, I am getting closer to you." - Na...

"Every day, I am getting closer to you." - Napoleon Bonaparte, in a letter (dated Nov 2, 1812) to his wife as his army retreated from Russia.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 15
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β€œI love nature partly because...

β€œI love nature partly because she is not a man, but a retreat from him” - Henry David Thoreau
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 31
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"I love nature partly becaus...

"I love nature partly because she is not man, but a retreat from him." β€” Henry David Thoreau
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 03
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I will be as harsh and as truth and as uncompromising as justice. On this subject, I do not...

I will be as harsh and as truth and as uncompromising as justice. On this subject, I do not wish speak or think or write with moderation. I am in earnest. I will not equivocate, I will not excuse, I will not retreat a single inch and I will be heard.- William Lloyd Garrison 1831
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 03
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"In any finite world ...

"In any finite world if you keep retreating you will end up encircled"
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 31
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"Within you is a stillness and a sa...

"Within you is a stillness and a sanctuary to which you can retreat at any time and be yourself.” -Hermann Hesse
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 03
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β€œWithin you is a stillness and a sa...

β€œWithin you is a stillness and a sanctuary to which you can retreat at any time and be yourself.” - Hermann Hesse
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 21
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"we are awash in electronic hallucinations. The worse it gets, the more we retreat...

"we are awash in electronic hallucinations. The worse it gets, the more we retreat into those hallucinations. Dying cultures always sever themselves from reality, because reality becomes so difficult to face, and we're no exception to that. Chris Hedges
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 10
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In the Soviet Union, it's ...

In the Soviet Union, it's takes more courage to retreat than advance. -Joseph Stalin
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 05
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My center is giving way, my rig...

My center is giving way, my right is in retreat; situation excellent. I shall attack. Ferdinand Foch
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 05
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My center is giving way, my right i...

My center is giving way, my right is retreating, situation excellent, I am attacking. - Marshal Ferdindand Foch
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 08
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"Every moment of one's ex...

"Every moment of one's existence one is growing into more or retreating into less."
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 05
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β€œCast off your fear! Look forward! Go fo...

β€œCast off your fear! Look forward! Go forward! Never stand still! Retreat and you will age, Hesitate and you will die!”-Zangetsu
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 20
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"Within you there is a stillness and ...

"Within you there is a stillness and a sanctuary to which you can retreat at any time and be yourself." Hermann Hesse
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 23
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