Translation: from spanish

attack is the best form of defence

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  • attack is the best form of defence — The idea of the pre emptive strike expressed in a form approaching this appears to be American in origin; Cf. 1775 W. H. DRAYTON in R. W. Gibbes Documentary Hist. American Revolution (1855) I.174 It is a maxim, that it is better to attack than to …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • the best defense is a good offense — The usual US version of attack is the best form of defence. Also as a good offense is the best defense. 1989 Washington Times 13 Sept. C9 The reigning corporate strategy these days is that the best defense is a good offense. 1992 MIEDER Dict. of… …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • best — see all’s for the best in the best of all possible worlds the best is the enemy of the good the best of friends must part the best of men are but men at best the best things come in small packages the best things in life are f …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • defence — see attack is the best form of defence the best defense is a good offense …   Proverbs new dictionary

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