Quotes by subdue
Quotes 1 till 10 of 10.
Chinese Military Strategist, Author of ''Art of War'' c 400-430 bc
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
Lord George Byron
English poet 1788-1824
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.
English poet 1770-1850
Hearing often-times the still, sad music of humanity, nor harsh nor grating, though of ample power to chasten and subdue.
Indian text in Sanskrit
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.
English writer 1812-1870
Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature .
Roman poet 65-8 BC
Subdue your passion or it will subdue you.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
American Author 1906-
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.
Chinese philosopher +/- 600 BC
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.
English politician and philosopher 1729-1797
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
Polish-born American rabbi 1907-1972
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