Compromise Quotes

If two people ride the same horse, one must ride behind.

Uncompromising thought is the luxury of the closeted recluse.

It is the weak man who urges compromise – never the strong man.

Ask a lot, but take what is offered.

The devil is compromise.

Better bend than break.

Compromise is never anything but an ignoble truce between the duty of a man and the terror of a coward.

Compromise makes a good umbrella, but a poor roof; it is temporary expedient, often wise in party politics, almost sure to be unwise in statesmanship.

In any compromise between food and poison, it is only death that can win. In any compromise between good and evil, it is only evil that can profit.

Please all and you will please no one.