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allies Quotes

Five of the best book quotes about allies
  1. #1
    “You provided us with a common enemy. You allied us.”
  2. #2
    “Ego is its own worst enemy. It hurts the ones we love too. Our families and friends suffer for it. So do our customers, fans, and clients. A critic of napoleon nailed it when remarking: ‘He [Napoleon] despises the nation whose applause he seeks.’ He couldn’t help but see the French people as pieces to be manipulated, people he had to be better than, people who, unless they were totally, unconditionally supportive of him, were against him.”
  3. #3
    “You said you were but three, but it appears to me we are four.”
  4. #4
    “I think we ought to do all we can to make these creatures friendly. It might turn out to be well worth the trouble.”
  5. #5
    “Without translation, I would be limited to the borders of my own country. The translator is my most important ally. He introduces me to the world.”