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I give the fight up: let there be an end,
A privacy, an obscure nook for me.
I want to be forgotten even by God.

Paracelsus (1835)
Posted in: Robert Browning

If you surrendered to the air, you could ride it.

Song of Solomon (1977)
Posted in: Toni Morrison

Mal: And I never back down from a fight.
Inara: Yes, you do. You do all the time.

Posted in: Firefly

Americans never quit.

reported in The New York Times (August 9, 1928)