He got the better of himself, and that’s the best kind of victory one can wish for.
Daily victory requires daily surrender. (Unknown)
If you would live in victory over the circumstances great and small that come to you each day . . . and if you want God’s life and power to well up from inside the depths of your being . . . then you must refuse to be dominated by the seen and the felt. (Amy Carmichael)
Be patient. . . above all with thyself. Do not be disheartened by your imperfections, but always rise up with fresh courage. (Francis de Sales)
God always succeeds. God never fails. God never makes a mistake. God never leaves. God never forsakes. God is faithful. God is Alpha and Omega. (Aprill Brunson)
Take the Enemy seriously but not fearfully. We’re fighting a victorious battle. (Unknown)
In reading the lives of great men, I found that the first victory they won was over themselves... self-discipline with all of them came first. (Harry S. Truman)
* The above quotations were collected from various sources. I have done my best to quote and credit them correctly. Please inform me if you notice an error.