61 Battleground Quotes On Success In Life

These Battleground quotes will inspire you. A battleground is the site of a battle.

Below you will find a collection of motivating, knowledgeable, and encouraging Battleground quotes, Battleground sayings, and Battleground proverbs.

Best Battleground Quotes

  1. “The idea that this world is a playground instead of a battleground has now been accepted in practice by the vast majority of Christians.” ~ Aiden Wilson Tozer
  2. “The sad truth is that man’s real life consists of a complex of inexorable opposites – day and night, birth and death, happiness and misery, good and evil. We are not even sure that one will prevail against the other, that good will overcome evil, or joy defeat pain. Life is a battleground. It always has been and always will be; and if it were not so, existence would come to an end.” ~ Carl Jung
  3. “Artistic temperament sometimes seems a battleground, a dark angel of destruction and a bright angel of creativity wrestling.” ~ Madeleine L’Engle
  4. “Habit is the daily battleground of character” ~ Dan Coats

  5. “The battleground has been moderates of all faith traditions in all the countries of the world against the radicals of all faith traditions in all parts of the world.” ~ Feisal Abdul Rauf
  6. “On the battlefield, the military pledges to leave no soldier behind. As a nation, let it be our pledge that when they return home, we leave no veteran behind.” ~ Dan Lipinski
  7. “Too many problem-solving sessions become battlegrounds where decisions are made based on power rather than intelligence.” ~ Margaret J. Wheatley
  8. “To sustain an environment suitable for man, we must fight on a thousand battlegrounds. Despite all of our wealth and knowledge, we cannot create a redwood forest, a wild river, or a gleaming seashore.” ~ Lyndon B. Johnson
  9. “Spiritual Christians look upon the world not as a playground but as a battleground.” ~ Aiden Wilson Tozer

  10. “Iraq is the central battleground in the war on terror. The terrorists certainly know what is at stake, which is why they are pulling out all the stops to derail our efforts there. They know that a free and democratic Iraq is a serious blow to their interests.” ~ Elizabeth Dole
  11. “Film is a battleground. Love, hate, violence, action, death…In a word, emotion.” ~ Samuel Fuller
  12. “Look at a football field. It looks like a big movie screen. This is theatre. Football combines the strategy of chess. It’s part ballet. It’s part battleground, part playground. We clarify, amplify and glorify the game with our footage, the narration and that music, and in the end create an inspirational piece of footage.” ~ Steve Sabol
  13. “Film is a battleground.” ~ Samuel Fuller

  14. “All of us somehow felt that the next battleground was going to be culture. We all felt somehow that our culture had been stolen from us-by commercial forces, by advertising agencies, by TV broadcasters. It felt like we were no longer singing our songs and telling stories, and generating our culture from the bottom up, but now we were somehow being spoon-fed this commercial culture top down.” ~ Kalle Lasn
  15. “You could eat sushi off my bookshelf. My cleaning regime is like a battleground. I’m Genghis Khan and my cleaning products are my Mongolian army and I take no prisoners. The rest of my life is an experiment in chaos so I like to keep my flat neat.” ~ Ryan Adams
  16. “The urban barbarism that has turned our streets into battlegrounds and our classrooms into killing fields will not be stopped by an assault on the Second Amendment right of American gunowners to keep and bear arms.” ~ Pat Buchanan
  17. “A film is like a battleground. It’s love, hate, action, violence, death—In one word, emotions.” ~ Samuel Fuller

  18. “And they can appreciate, through personal experience, that the really decisive battleground of American freedom is in the hearts and minds of our own people… Each day we must ask that Almighty God will set and keep His protecting hand over us so that we may pass on to those who come after us the heritage of a free people, secure in their God-given rights and in full control of a Government dedicated to the preservation of those rights.” ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower
  19. “I’ve had my body manipulated so many different times for so many different reasons, whether it’s paparazzi photographers or for film posters. The topless Interview shoot was one of the ones where I said: ‘OK, I’m fine doing the topless shot so long as you don’t make them any bigger or retouch.’ Because it does feel important to say it really doesn’t matter what shape you are. I think women’s bodies are a battleground, and photography is partly to blame. Our society is so photographic now, it becomes more difficult to see all of those different varieties of shape.” ~ Keira Knightley
  20. “This issue of expanding the reach of international criminal law by reliance on the use of Universal Jurisdiction by domestic courts needs to be balanced against the injustice of according impunity to those with strong geopolitical backing. It is notable that several western European countries backtracked on UJ after threats of retaliatory moves by the United States and Israel. There is no doubt that the domain of UJ is a geopolitical battleground.” ~ Richard A. Falk
  21. “Taxonomy is described sometimes as a science and sometimes as an art, but really it’s a battleground.” ~ Bill Bryson

  22. “Whatever each individual woman is facing; only she knows her biggest challenge. However, if we add up the problems that affect the biggest numbers of women, then issues having to do with physical safety and reproduction are still the biggest. Female bodies are still the battleground, whether that means restricting freedom, birth control and safe abortion in order to turn them into factories, or abandoning female infants because females are less valuable for everything other than reproduction.” ~ Gloria Steinem
  23. “The internet is shared critical infrastructure for everyone on earth. It’s not supposed to be a domain of warfare. We’re not supposed to be putting the Unied States’ economy on the frontlines in the battleground.” ~ Edward Snowden
  24. “I was conscious all the time that I was following mad whims without being able to do anything about it … . Despite my alienation from myself at that moment, and even though I was nothing but a battleground for invisible forces, I was aware of every detail of what was going on around me.” ~ Knut Hamsun
  25. “Character cannot be summoned at the moment of crisis if it has been squandered by years of compromise and rationalization. The only testing ground for the heroic is the mundane. The only preparation for that one profound decision which can change a life, or even a nation, is those hundreds of half-conscious, self defining, seemingly insignificant decisions made in private. Habit is the daily battleground of character.” ~ Dan Coats
  26. “Everywhere I looked, demons of the future [were] on the battlegrounds of one’s emotional plane.” ~ David Bowie

  27. “The state of New Jersey is really two places – terrible cities and wonderful suburbs. I live in the suburbs, the final battleground of the American dream, where people get married and have kids and try to scratch out a happy life for themselves. It’s very romantic in that way, but a bit naive. I like to play with that in my work.” ~ Harlan Coben
  28. “I am much less concerned with whatever it is technology may be doing to people that what people are choosing to do to one another through technology. Facebook’s reduction of people to predictively modeled profiles and investment banking’s convolution of the marketplace into an algorithmic battleground were not the choices of machines.” ~ Douglas Rushkoff
  29. “Something that had been a single cell, a cluster of cells, a little sac of tissue, a kind of worm, a potential fish with gills, stirred in her womb and would one day become a man–a grown man, suffering and enjoying, loving and hating, thinking, remembering, imagining. And what had been a blob of jelly within her body would invent a god and worship; what had been a kind of fish would create, and, having created, would become the battleground of disputing good and evil; what had blindly lived in her as a parasitic worm would look at the stars, would listen to music, would read poetry.” ~ Aldous Huxley
  30. “North Carolina was never a battleground state until recently. Now it is, and it’s because of migration from the Northeast.” ~ Rush Limbaugh

  31. “They wouldn’t have believed me, and if they had they would have wanted me to explain. And I had no explanation, no answers. When you’re on a battleground, you don’t have the luxury of time to dwell on the various historical factors and sociopolitical influences that caused the war. You just keep your head down and try to survive it, to shove the pages back in the book, close the covers and pretend that nothing’s broken, nothing’s wrong.” ~ Jennifer Weiner
  32. “And do you know what a full-fledged war would look like, Percy?” “Bad?” I guessed. “Imagine the world in chaos. Nature at war with itself. Olympians forced to choose sides between Zeus amd Poseidon. Destruction. Carnage. Millions dead. Western civilization turned into a battleground so big it will make the Trojan War look like a water-balloon fight.” “Bad,” I repeated.” ~ Rick Riordan
  33. “The Scots say that Nature itself dictated that golf should be played by the seashore. Rather, the Scots saw in the eroded sea coasts a cheap battleground on which they could whip their fellow men in a game based on the Calvinist doctrine that man is meant to suffer here below and never more than when he goes out to enjoy himself.” ~ Alistair Cooke
  34. “North Carolina used to be reliably red. Now it’s a battleground state.” ~ Rush Limbaugh

  35. “Contract law is essentially a defensive scorched-earth battleground where the constant question is, “if my business partner was possessed by a brain-eating monster from beyond spacetime tomorrow, what is the worst thing they could do to me?”” ~ Charles Stross
  36. “Where is Arland?” “Rapunzel decided to walk around in the woods to get ‘the feel of the battleground.’ He won’t leave the grounds and he promises to defend the inn with ‘all the strength in his body.’ I told him if he gets in trouble, he should try singing prettily so his woodland friends will come to the rescue. I don’t think he got it.” ~ Ilona Andrews
  37. “I’m friends with a lot of actresses, but my ‘SNL’ friends are my closest. The experience of working there is something of a battleground, a great one, but complicated. I think there’s a deep connection for having survived that workplace.” ~ Ana Gasteyer
  38. “The great battleground for the defense and expansion of freedom today is the whole southern half of the globe… the lands of the rising peoples. Their revolution is the greatest in human history. They seek an end to injustice, tyranny and exploitation. More than an end, they seek a beginning.” ~ John F. Kennedy
  39. “Illness and accidents were mysterious manifestations of the war of the spirits, fought on the battleground of the body.” ~ Jean M. Auel

  40. “Living as if the world out there were somehow separate from us opens the door to the belief system of judgement and the chemical expressions of that judgment in our bodies. Thus we tend to see our world in terms of good germs and bad germs, and use words such as toxins and waste to describe the by-products of the very functions that give us life. It is in such a world that our bodies may become a combat zone for forces at odds with one another, creating the biological battlegrounds that play out” ~ Gregg Braden
  41. “I think women’s bodies are a battleground and photography is partly to blame. Our society is so photographic now, it becomes more difficult to see all of those different varieties of shape.” ~ Keira Knightley
  42. “American imperialism has suffered a stunning defeat in Indochina. But the same forces are engaged In another war against a much less resilient enemy, the American people. Here, the prospects for success are much greater. The battleground is ideological, not military. At stake are the lessons to be drawn from the American war in Indochina; the outcome will determine the course and character of new imperial ventures.” ~ Noam Chomsky
  43. “Utah today remains a battleground for land-use policies.” ~ Stewart Udall

  44. “Guerrilla marketing requires you to comprehend every facet of marketing, experiment with many of them, winnow out the losers, double up on the winners, and then use the marketing tactics that prove themselves to you in the battleground of real life.” ~ Jay Conrad Levinson
  45. “Remember, the conventional wisdom is, “Yeah, you can do this like [Donald] Trump has done it during the primaries, buuuut once you get to the general, it’s not about national votes. It’s about states! It’s about swing states. It’s about battleground states. And you’ve gotta have targeted expenditures, great ads running against your opponent in those swing states.”” ~ Rush Limbaugh
  46. “I think it’s obvious why someone wouldn’t personally want to see these words on their feed, but I’m also concerned about the overall negative environment created when the comment section becomes a battleground for people to bully each other. I signed up for this.” ~ Chrissy Teigen
  47. “It is extremely disappointing to me to see that even now when leading Democrats and even military veterans try to make our energy future an area of common ground and not a battleground, they are still being rebuffed by dirty energy devotees in both parties and undermined overall by the polluter lobby.” ~ Van Jones
  48. “The key battleground in the war on terrorism, therefore, is in the minds of the American public.” ~ Patrick J. Kennedy

  49. “If she Hillary Clinton win just two of the three big battleground states – North Carolina, Florida and Virginia – she will have shut off Trump’s path to 270 electoral votes, even if he wins the other toss-up states.” ~ Mara Liasson
  50. “Meanwhile, there are some traditional battleground states – like Ohio and Iowa – that are becoming older, whiter and less educated. That’s turning them from true battlegrounds into more reliable red states.” ~ Mara Liasson
  51. “The public don’t want to authorize the internet to become a battleground. We need to do everything we can as a society to keep that a neutral zone, to keep that an economic zone that can reflect our values, both politically, socially, and economically.” ~ Edward Snowden
  52. “If [Hillary] Clinton can come close in those two traditionally red states, it will be because of the diverse, educated populations around Atlanta and Phoenix. And it will be a sign that Arizona and Georgia are on their way to becoming the new battleground states.” ~ Mara Liasson
  53. “Architecture is the real battleground of the spirit.” ~ Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

  54. “The idea that this world is a playground instead of a battleground has now been accepted in practice by the vast majority of Christians… The ‘worship’ growing out of such a view of life is as far off center as the view itself – a sort of sanctified nightclub without the champagne and the dressed-up drunks.” ~ Aiden Wilson Tozer
  55. “The president is under 50 percent approval ratings in all the battleground states. So, you could say that President Obama is defying gravity by still being in a dead heat with Mitt Romney. And one of the reasons that he is, is because the changing face of the electorate are giving him a small boost.” ~ Mara Liasson
  56. “It is possible that the malice of writers has been overrated (by myself among others). Reading their ruminations on their craft, one sees why this writer could not possibly like that one, would indeed consider him a menace. Literature is a battleground of conflicting faiths, and nobler passions than envy are involved.” ~ Wilfrid Sheed
  57. “Pakistan is both an ally in the war on terror and in some sense a battleground of the war on terror.” ~ Stephen Hadley

  58. “As things now stand, the office is a slightly meaner battleground than the home. Male bosses seem to dominate their women underlings as they would never dominate their wives.” ~ Wilfrid Sheed
  59. “What have the masses been clamoring for? Jobs and welfare, and they got ’em. They’ve also got unions and managements like two armies converting the whole economy into a battleground with the customers as victims, except that the victims are also in the army. They think in battle terms by day and like customers at night.” ~ Louis O. Kelso
  60. “I want to be the first to bless you on what God has blessed you with – fighting in the heart of the Muslim world that was a battleground for large historic Islamic wars and what is now the place of Islam’s greatest war in the present era.” ~ Bill Vaughan
  61. “The secret prayer chamber is a bloody battleground. Here violent and decisive battles are fought out. Here the fate of souls for time and eternity is determined, in quietude and solitude.” ~ Ole Hallesby

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