Top 42 Surrender Quotes

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“But here too it should be noted that the President’s approach was to first ask the repressive and brutal Taliban to surrender Osama bin Laden to us, and only after that government refused to do that did we invade.”

― Barney Frank

“After the atomic bombs were dropped, the war ended and we went into Tokyo Bay with the rest of the fleet, the Missouri and the rest of them, while they signed the terms of surrender that ended the war.”

― Barney Ross

“You need to know when to surrender the album.”

― Bebe Rexha

“Conversion is a complete surrender to Jesus. It’s a willingness to do what he wants you to do.”

― Billy Sunday

“My golf is woeful but I will never surrender.”

― Bing Crosby

“All of our reasoning ends in surrender to feeling.”

― Blaise Pascal

“There is too much at stake for us to surrender to the politics of polarization.”

― Brad Henry

“Never surrender opportunity for security.”

― Branch Rickey

“I want to rethink ‘surrender’ as an active verb.”

― Brian Eno

“You must surrender whatever preconceptions you have about music if you’re really interested in it.”

― Cecil Taylor

“Engagement is not appeasement. Engagement is not surrender.”

― Chuck Hagel

“The only requirement of a fan or a patient is the surrender to authority.”

― David Shields

“V-J Day, or Victory in Japan Day, marks the date of the Japanese surrender that ended fighting in the Pacific.”

― Doc Hastings

“God requires you individually to come up to the point, to make an entire surrender. Ye cannot serve God and mammon.”

― Ellen G. White

“The respect for a musical score must come from the director… If the director has no power and has to surrender to budgetary constraints, this is where we have the problem.”

― Ennio Morricone

“Growth demands a temporary surrender of security.”

― Gail Sheehy

“Acted drama requires surrender of one’s self, sympathetic absorption in the play as it develops.”

― George Pierce Baker

“As to the war with Japan, the President had already received my memorandum in general as to the possibility of getting a substantial unconditional surrender from Japan which I had written before leaving Washington and which he had approved.”

― Henry L. Stimson

“Pol Pot will surrender, be captured or commit suicide.”

― Hun Sen

“The question of sexual dominance can exist only in the nightmare of that soul which has armed itself, totally, against the possibility of the changing motion of conquest and surrender, which is love.”

― James Baldwin

“When I finish a job, I surrender it completely. I have to, because after that, it really is out of my hands.”

― Jodhi May

“The surrender of life is nothing to sinking down into acknowledgment of inferiority.”

― John C. Calhoun

“To Mr. Seward: It is my desire that, in case Maximillian will surrender, he be sent here a prisoner of war, but that in the event of his continuing the war, or refusing to surrender, then he be shot.”

― Joshua A. Norton

“The creative process is a process of surrender, not control.”

― Julia Cameron

“You should never surrender, never give up.”

― Jupp Heynckes

“To surrender your ego, you have to have one first.”

― Justin Simien

“Not voting is not a protest. It is a surrender.”

― Keith Ellison

“You have to be driven by something greater than you, where you don’t surrender, and you commit to something like that.”

― Kurt Sutter

“Every role is a new form of surrender.”

― Laura Dern

“Surrender is working with what happens.”

― Lizz Wright

“All compromise is based on give and take, but there can be no give and take on fundamentals. Any compromise on mere fundamentals is a surrender. For it is all give and no take.”

― Mahatma Gandhi

“Working with David Bowie was very interesting, but I couldn’t surrender to it. I should have let him produce a record for me, but I’m very perverse in some ways. He’s brilliant, but the entourage were rather daunting.”

― Marianne Faithfull

“Surrender to the flow.”

― Mike Gordon

“Ending wars is very simple if you surrender.”

― P. J. O’Rourke

“The Withdrawal Agreement – Theresa May’s flagship policy, devised and drafted by Brussels, endorsed and supported by the entire Government machine – marks the surrender and capitulation of our country. If it were to become U.K. law, it would represent a national humiliation.”

― Priti Patel

“The mongers brought them together upon a mutual surrender of their principles.”

― Robert Toombs

“I’m not a trained actor. I surrender to my directors, and they make me act.”

― Sai Pallavi

“I wish it to be remembered that I was the last man of my tribe to surrender my rifle.”

― Sitting Bull

“The ear will surrender even at those times when the eye wants to close, when the eye doesn’t want to watch.”

― Tony Harrison

“No other terms than unconditional and immediate surrender. I propose to move immediately upon your works.”

― Ulysses S. Grant

“One rule which applies to every role is that you have to surrender yourself to the director with an empty slate.”

― Vicky Kaushal

“The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.”

― Vince Lombardi
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