require (someone or something) to (do something)

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require (someone or something) to (do something)

To demand or stipulate as obligatory that someone or something to something. The law requires you to disclose any and all assets held in foreign banks. We require all our guests to sign a waiver before going on the ride.
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A rough translation would be something like: "Fostering friendship beats making enemies." The sense of the original statement is that making enemies may require one to simply do nothing.
Readers will find common ground in the underlying message that being strong does not require one to go through life alone and without love.