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English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950+1
Power-worship blurs political judgment because it leads, almost unavoidably, to the belief that present trends will continue. Whoever is winning at the moment will always seem to be invincible.
Sovjet politician 1879-19530
History shows that there are no invincible armies.
David Herbert Lawrence
English writer 1885-19300
I shall be glad when you have strangled the invincible respectability that dogs your steps.
French writer and essayist 1913-19600
In the depth of winter I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
Henry Ward Beecher
American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-18870
It is defeat that turns bone to flint; it is defeat that turns gristle to muscle; it is defeat that makes men invincible.
English poet, polemicist and man of letters 1608-16740
Methinks I see in my mind a noble and puissant nation rousing herself like a strong man after sleep, and shaking her invincible locks. Methinks I see her as an eagle mewing her mighty youth, and kindling her undazzled eyes at the full midday beam.
British historian 1737-17940
My early and invincible love of reading I would not exchange for all the riches of India.
The cross is the invincible sanctuary of the humble.
The longer I live, the more I am certain that the great difference between the great and the insignificant, is energy - invincible determination - a purpose once fixed, and then death or victory.
French writer and politician (ps. of A. Berger 1901-19760
Then I despair... I remember that all through history, the way of truth and love has always won. There have been murderers and tyrants, and for a time they can seem invincible. But in the end they always fall. Think of it always.
Indian politician 1917-19850
When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love has always won. There have been tyrants and murderers and for a time they seem invincible but in the end, they always fall - think of it, ALWAYS.
English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-19500
Whoever is winning at the moment will always seem to be invincible.
English preacher and writer 1608-1661-1
An invincible determination can accomplish almost anything and in this lies the great distinction between great men and little men.
French philosopher 1909-1943-1
Oppression that is clearly inexorable and invincible does not give rise to revolt but to submission.
American writer 1880-1968-1
Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.