All "against" Quotes

Human judges can show mercy. But against the laws of nature, there is no appeal.

- Arthur C. Clarke

There are no lines in nature, only areas of colour, one against another.

- Edouard Manet

Be true to yourself, help others, make each day your masterpiece, make friendship a fine art, drink deeply from good books - especially the Bible, build a shelter against a rainy day, give thanks for your blessings and pray for guidance every day.

- John Wooden

Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success; leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall.

- Stephen Covey

Wise and humane management of the patient is the best safeguard against infection.

- Florence Nightingale

You don't play against opponents, you play against the game of basketball.

- Bobby Knight

Sports is a metaphor for overcoming obstacles and achieving against great odds. Athletes, in times of difficulty, can be important role models.

- Bill Bradley

I'm a romantic; a sentimental person thinks things will last, a romantic person hopes against hope that they won't.

- F. Scott Fitzgerald

Mr. Soros, the chairman of Soros Fund Management, is best-known as a speculator, philanthropist and political activist. He made a fortune by doing things such as betting against Britain's currency in 1992 and Thailand's in 1997. A Hungarian refugee, he has spent millions to promote democracy and learning in post-Soviet nations.

- Greg Ip