She added: "The leader of the council offered me the opportunity to be paid as an adviser by the council, but I told him that would be seen as provocative by the Welsh Government, and that he should pick his battles
The Magpies face Burnley a few days later and Benitez knows that he has a limited squad and must pick his battles
I'm guessing McWatters will ultimately vote in favor of the appointment, choosing to pick his battles
and save dissention for more important issues.
We don't know if Jeremy Rodriguez survived this, but he sure knows how to pick his battles
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For now he will carve out his reputation at the smaller tracks and pick his battles
in the big races.
He may want to pick his battles
, though: in just a few years' time the state could seek to seize that property anyway when Ratner moves onto the next phases of the Atlantic Yards mega-project.
In his speech, he said he often got into trouble at Bancroft for breaking the rules, but he learned to pick his battles
Johnson needs to pick his battles
wisely, accepting that many of the cuts are necessary and fiercely opposing those that aren't - or go too far.
"He lives right on the edge but we just have to coach him to pick his battles