Quotes with beat
One man alone can be pretty dumb sometimes, but for real bona fide stupidity, there ain't nothing can beat teamwork.
The Monkey Wrench Gang (1975)
One man alone can be pretty dumb sometimes, but for real bona fide stupidity, there ain't nothin' can beat teamwork.
Never mind what others do; do better than yourself, beat your own record from day to day, and you are a success.
There is a lot of sadness in my past life. My father beat me. It was difficult to take being beaten and then going on stage. He was strict; very hard and stern.
Children are the most desirable opponents at Scrabble as they are both easy to beat and fun to cheat.
No computer, no gadget, no trickery. I am an animal, it is a plant. I will beat the weed!
When I played, I would face up to a defender, I would beat him with my eyes, send him the wrong way; I would look one way and then go the other. Defenders would just kick me in frustration. They would foul me because they couldn't stop me, or because I would confuse them with my movement. I would move my eyes, my legs or my body, but not always the ball.
Politics has got so expensive that it takes a lot of money to even get beat with nowadays.
Daily Telegrams, June 28, 1931.
I don’t advocate senseless violence of any human being. I’m the one who’s been beat down. But I will not be a victim again.
We come as the children of Dr. King to say that we are going to face Jim Crow's children, because Jim Crow had a son called James Crow Junior, Esquire. ...They come with laws that tell people to stand their ground, they come with laws to tell people to stop and frisk, but I've come to tell you, just like our mothers and fathers beat Jim Crow, we will beat James Crow Junior, Esquire.
Speech on the 50th anniversary commemoration of the March on Washington (August 28, 2013)
I fell in love, that is the only expression I can think of, at once, and am still at the mercy of words, though sometimes now, knowing a little of their behaviour very well, I think I can influence them slightly and have even learned to beat them now and then, which they appear to enjoy. I tumbled for words at once. And, when I began to read the nursery rhymes for myself, and, later, to read other verses and ballads, I knew that I had discovered the most important things, to me, that could be ever.