Conquest Related Quotes



“Power is my mistress. I have worked too hard at her conquest to allow anyone to take her away from me.”

Napoleon Bonaparte

#Conquest #Mistress #Power #Worked


“The true law of the race is progress and development. Whenever civilization pauses in the march of conquest, it is overthrown by the barbarian.”

William Gilmore Simms

#Civilization #Conquest #Development #Law #Progress #Race


The Western day is indeed nearing when the inner science of self-control will be found as necessary as the outer conquest of nature. This new Atomic Age will see men's minds sobered and broadened by the now scientifically indisputable truth that matter is in reality a concentrate of energy.

Paramahansa Yogananda

#Age #Atomic #Conquest #Nature #Outer #Science #Self Control #Truth #Truth Of Self


After the conquest of the South Pole by Amundsen who, by a narrow margin of days only, was in advance of the British Expedition under Scott, there remained but one great main object of Antarctic journeying - the crossing of the South Polar continent from sea to sea

Ernest Shackleton

#Conquest #Continent #Expedition #Narrow


Sometimes happiness is a blessing, but generally it is a conquest. Each day's magic moment helps.

Paulo Coelho

#Conquest #Generally


The conquest of learning is achieved through the knowledge of languages.

Roger Bacon

#Conquest #Learning


“Learn to self-conquest, persevere thus for a time, and you will perceive very clearly the advantage which you gain from it. As soon you apply yourself to orison, you will at once feel your senses gather themselves together: they seem like bees which”

St. Teresa Of Avila

#Conquest #Persevere #Self #Self Will #Thus #Time #Will


There is no pleasure in life equal to that of the conquest of a vicious habit.

David Starr Jordan

#Conquest #Habit #Pleasure


God desires that man should be. God does not wish to be alone. The meaning of existence is the conquest of loneliness, the acquisition of kinship and nearness.

Nikolai A. Berdyaev

#Conquest #Desires #Existentialism #Kinship #Loneliness


They fight not for the lust of conquest. They fight to end conquest. They fight to liberate.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

#Conquest #Liberate