I feel like I'm winning my battles but losing the war.
She'd seen how brilliant A'Ran's battles were.
You win your battles or they destroy you!
If he had lived I should have made him fight his battles over again.
Prince Andrew, being always near the commander in chief, closely following the mass movements and general orders, and constantly studying historical accounts of battles, involuntarily pictured to himself the course of events in the forthcoming action in broad outline.