Defeat English

Famous quotes containing the words defeat and/or english:

    In victory be not proud; in defeat be not depressed.
    Chinese proverb.

    ... in the nineteen-thirties ... the most casual reader of murder mysteries could infallibly detect the villain, as soon as there entered a character who had recently washed his neck and did not commit mayhem on the English language.
    Ellen Glasgow (1873–1945)