Quotes by subdue

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  • Sun Tzu
    Sun Tzu
    Chinese Military Strategist, Author of ''Art of War'' c 400-430 bc
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    The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
  • Lord George Byron
    Lord George Byron
    English poet 1788-1824
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    As long as I retain my feeling and my passion for Nature, I can partly soften or subdue my other passions and resist or endure those of others.
  • William Wordsworth
    William Wordsworth
    English poet 1770-1850
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    Hearing often-times the still, sad music of humanity, nor harsh nor grating, though of ample power to chasten and subdue.
  • Hitopadesa
    Hitopadesa
    Indian text in Sanskrit
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    Subdue fate by exerting human strength to the maximum; and if, when the effort has been made and success is not achieved, no one else can be blamed.
  • Charles Dickens
    Charles Dickens
    English writer 1812-1870
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    Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature .
  • Horace
    Horace
    Roman poet 65-8 BC
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    Subdue your passion or it will subdue you.
  • Anne Morrow Lindbergh
    Anne Morrow Lindbergh
    American Author 1906-
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    The loneliness you get by the sea is personal and alive. It doesn't subdue you and make you feel abject. It's stimulating loneliness.
  • Lao-Tzu
    Lao-Tzu
    Chinese philosopher +/- 600 BC
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    The supreme excellence is not to win a hundred victories in a hundred battles. The supreme excellence is to subdue the armies of your enemies without even having to fight them.
  • Edmund Burke
    Edmund Burke
    English politician and philosopher 1729-1797
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    The use of force alone is but temporary. It may subdue for a moment; but it does not remove the necessity of subduing again: and a nation is not governed, which is perpetually to be conquered.
  • Abraham J. Heschel
    Abraham J. Heschel
    Polish-born American rabbi 1907-1972
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    There is a realm of time where the goal is not to have but to be, not to own but to give, not to control but to share, not to subdue but to be in accord. Life goes wrong when the control of space, the acquisition of things of space, becomes our sole concern.
    Source: The Sabbath (1951) p. 3
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