Paul Theroux on Defeat

“…Borges, who said, “Defeat has a dignity which noisy victory does not deserve.”

~ Paul Theroux

Mahatma Gandhi on Victory

“When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love have always won. There have been tyrants and murderers, and for a time, they can seem invincible, but in the end, they always fall. Think of it–always.”

~ Mahatma Gandhi