Anything less than abject submission has to have some attack in it.
Attack is the reaction; I never think I have hit hard unless it rebounds.
If I were to try to read, much less answer, all the attacks made on me, this shop might as well be closed for any other business. I do the very best I know how – the very best I can; and I mean to keep doing so until the end. If the end brings […]
I have political enemies, of course – men who, influenced by party feelings, are not above attacking methods and possibly my official reputation; but personal ones – wretches willing to stab me in my home life and affections, that I cannot believe. My life has been an open book. I have harmed no man knowingly […]
These Republican leaders have not been content with attacks on me, or my wife, or on my sons. No, not content with that, they now include my little dog, Fala.
We must remember that any oppression, any injustice, any hatred, is a wedge designed to attack our civilization.
Why attack God? He may be as miserable as we are.
All truth passes through three phases. First, it is considered absurd and is ignored or ridiculed. Next, it is considered dangerous to the status quo and viciously attacked. Finally, it is considered wholesome, indeed, self-evident.
You don’t learn to hold your own in the world by standing on guard, but by attacking and getting well hammered yourself.
Absent, adj.: Exposed to the attacks of friends and acquaintances; defamed; slandered.